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Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Art Unboxing + Giveaway

Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Art Unboxing + Giveaway

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VbQZWKQqS4 I have long admired Deme*tyoubi’s felted goldfish art, and even commissioned a custom-made goldfish a couple of years ago. This year I decided to up the ante and commission another piece in a bigger size! This time I commissioned Hikaru to create a 10-inch-long felted replica of my favorite fish, my male…
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Navi Drawing | Solid Gold Sketchbook

Navi Drawing | Solid Gold Sketchbook

Butterfly telescope “Navi”, Polychromos pencils.  It’s been a while since I’ve done a drawing video, so I thought it was high time for a new one! I actually started this drawing of Navi before she passed away, and until now I haven’t had the ambition to finish it since thinking about her just made me…
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Solid Gold Sketchbook

Solid Gold Sketchbook

Here’s some art I’ve been working on recently.  The drawing of Clover is the first large-scale (about 11×14″) goldfish drawing I have made and I’m pretty happy with how it turned out.  I think I’ll be doing many more large drawings like this in the future.  I made it specifically to display at the Minnesota…
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Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Unboxing

Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Unboxing

For years I have drooled over the felted goldfish art of deme*tyoubi and dreamed of commissioning a piece of my own someday. Well, that someday is here! I contacted her recently about making a felted replica of my female butterfly telescope, Minai. I’m so happy with the finished result!  What do you think, doesn’t it…
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Solid Gold Sketchbook

Solid Gold Sketchbook

Here’s some of the art I’ve been working on lately.  I’m actually a little embarrassed to admit that up until now, I’ve just been working with crappy Crayola colored pencils for my drawings.  But, I got some new art supplies that I’m really excited about.  I now have a set of 60 Faber-Castell Polychromos colored…
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Speed Drawing | Red/white Oranda

Speed Drawing | Red/white Oranda

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pofnY4sQz3o This is a speed drawing video of a red and white oranda goldfish that I created for Dandy Orandas to be sold in auction along with the actual fish pictured!  I thinkthis is one of my favorite goldfish drawings I have done yet.  If youlike my art and would like to purchase…
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Happy New Year + Resolutions!

Happy New Year + Resolutions!

Happy New Year everyone!  Can you believe another year has come and gone and it’s already 2014?  Does anyone have any new year’s resolutions?  I don’t usually do them, but I decided to set a goal for myself in the new year of making more art.  A huge part of drawing is being a keen…
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Goldfish Art – Kenshiro Iwata

Goldfish Art – Kenshiro Iwata

I’m always on the lookout for unique and interesting goldfish art, and I recently stumbled across an awesome artist!  His portfolio website is all in Japanese, and I don’t know the first thing about the language, but here’s what I could glean from it by using Google Translator.  Kenshiro Iwata was born in the town…
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