Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
About Digital Art / Professional Member George EvangelistaMale/Australia Group :iconconcept-artmasters: Concept-ArtMasters
Unite the best, inspire the rest
Recent Activity
Deviant for 5 Years
Needs Premium Membership
Statistics 98 Deviations 1,529 Comments 49,993 Pageviews

Newest Deviations

deviantID

vshen's Profile Picture
vshen
George Evangelista
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
Australia
Current Residence: Melbourne
Favourite style of art: Fantasy/Sci Fi themed art
Interests
The Book of the Dragon: www.klinebooks.com/kline/image…

was my very first Art Book but not really officially owned. It was around the mid 90s and I was in Year 8 high school, I came into class early, went to take a seat and noticed this book under the table. Flicking quick
ly through it before class started was a jaw dropping experience. It introduced me to Ciruelos' work and to this day in my opinion still one of the best dragon artist of all time. 
I really wanted the book and announced to the whole class room if it belonged to any of them. None of them owned up to it nor were they interested. That's about how far I took it in terms of justifying that this book was going home with me. I knew it was wrong for me to take it but back then it felt like it was left there for me to get inspired.

I think this is when my love of dragons grew and also, this book ignited my passion to develop my skills in drawing the blurry images that were being created inside my head. Prior to this I was more drawing from observation and really relied what was in front of my eyes and ignoring the powers of imagination.

If any was there any early books that first inspired you to begin your epic journey in becoming an artist?

AdCast - Ads from the Community

×

Comments


Add a Comment:
 
:iconandronicusvii:
AndronicusVII Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014
Happy birthday!
Reply
:iconvshen:
vshen Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you very much!!!! I really appreciate it :)
Reply
:iconmackie85:
mackie85 Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthday!
Reply
:iconvshen:
vshen Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so very much!! I really appreciate it :)
Reply
:icondiamondheadman:
DiamondheadMan Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday!
Reply
:iconvshen:
vshen Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you very much! I truly appreciate it :)
Reply
:icondiamondheadman:
DiamondheadMan Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome! ^^
Reply
:iconroyal-tarts:
royal-tarts Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday :hug: You'll have a day filled with joy and fun!!
😚😄😋❤💗
Reply
:iconvshen:
vshen Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank so very much for the nice birthday greeting! I truly appreciate it :) :happybounce: 
Reply
:iconroyal-tarts:
royal-tarts Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
you're welcome you deserved it full throttle!! :hug:
Reply
Add a Comment: