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OdditiesByErnie's Profile Picture
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United States
This thing was due for an update.... so here it is as of Dec 2013

I've been an artist since I was old enough to pick up a pencil... I create art on a daily basis, from drawing in various mediums, to painting, photography, digital, sculpture, makeup, assemblage and just about any kind of art I can get my hands on.

I never went to college, didn't graduate high-school and left home at the age of 16... I have understudied some interesting artists, from a medical illustrator, to an art restorer, but I pretty much taught myself most of what I know...

Typically my art is created with the intent to provoke a response in the observer... My style is heavily influenced by surrealists like Dali, comic book artists like Frank Miller, adult artists like Patric Nagel, and propaganda artists from all over the world.... I could go on and on about my influences....

My art often deals with social or political messages...

I have shown/ sold my art in galleries and have been published several times...

Professionally I work multiple jobs, one for a major financial institution and the other is in construction where I get to work my art into building things of lasting beauty, and my art...

I am 40, married with 3 children.

I sleep about 5 hours a day or less. I think I will get enough sleep when I am dead...

I like all kinds of music and it influences my art... My favorite song is Aenima by Tool

I love books, especially classic fiction... and have read hundreds of them... They inspire me too... My favorite book is 1984 by Orwell, or Machiavelli's the Prince, or maybe Twain's Huck Fin... hell, I have a lot of favorites...

I grew up poor on a farm in nowhere Georgia, but have been in the Atlanta area for the better part of the last 2 decades.

I box, I skateboard, I hike, I canoe, I fish, and I'm a pretty good archer...

I like role playing games, video games, Sci-fi movies, and cartoons...

I love comic books...

I am pretty much a Atheist and an Anarchist... not exactly, but for those of you who need labels... I'm ok with those...

I am outspoken, and I dont tolerate any kind of discrimination...

I am a highly self motivated, active person with an active imagination...

Inspiration is never a problem for me... I have more ideas for art in a day than I could ever get down on paper in a "finished" version..,

I love to collaborate with other artists, and though I will take commissions, they have to be just right... and I still probably wont like them unless there is very little input from the person who wants the commission.

My repeat offending subjects will always be, skulls, eyes, flowers, clouds and the human form...………
Do you ever see something and wish there was more? this thing is bad ass... I wish there was like an hour or more of it...

  • Mood: Tired
  • Listening to: Flying Lotus
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  • Drinking: watter



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mbev Featured By Owner 1 day ago
Hello from sunny cornwall UK....yes the sun does come out in the uk. thanks for the fav . just had a look at your gallery cool stuff. you should check out 200 AD its one of my biggest reads as a kid and also to this day :) 
OdditiesByErnie Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Traditional Artist
Well howdy from Atlanta Georgia USA.... I have a brother-in-law from London... you are most welcome for the favorite... I'm glad you like my gallery...

200AD is not popping up with anything in my search engine other than references to the time period... I assume it is a book by they way you talked about it... do you happen to have a ISBN# for it?
mbev Featured By Owner 1 day ago
2000 ad ....sorry not 200 ad .. its a british comic
OdditiesByErnie Featured By Owner 3 hours ago  Professional Traditional Artist
I'm gonna check it out :)
leodaroy Featured By Owner 6 days ago   Traditional Artist
Thank you so much for faving my work.
SheerHeart Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014
Thank you for the fav :iconthankuplz:
DAGAIZM Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
Now name of my city here in Holland is known to whole world...……
skin242 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014
Thanks for the :+fav: Have a nice day!
DAGAIZM Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014
I try really big sharpies this time,well - just some of the colors is by big ones...,but it was only more difficuld - hehe...…

Grtz from Holl...!
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