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Hey guys! Time for my bi-yearly journal entry. I recently uploaded a series of paintings, which I have compiled into one deviation called 'Tiega you're a Star'. Check it out! Give me feedback! Lets nerd out about turtles! But besides shamelessly promoting myself on my own page about my own paintings that are months late, I have a bit of a problem.

Recently I moved to Arizona, to a town called Tempe, right outside of Phoenix. I have a lot of time to sit and reflect on what I can, and should be doing with my life. A big part of my moving down here was to focus on my art and get better with my craft. But I am in a huge slump. I don't know what to paint, when to paint, or even if I have the will to paint anymore. Arizona is very lonely, since I've moved away from all my friends, family, and everything I've ever known, to a town I'd never heard of, to a state I'd never even visited. I feel stuck! I need help! And by help I mean a kick in the butt, or several kicks in the butt, to help me snap out of my slump. It feels silly to ask for help but there it is. 

If you have any ideas of stock pictures or deviations you think look cool, or if you'd like me to continue a series or start a new one, whatever it is, please let me know. I'd love to see some interest, I know it'll help me feel like 'I can do it' enough to actually do it. 

Be humble for you are made of earth.
Be noble for you are made of stars.
Mantain focus
And don't believe in the hocus pocus
  • Listening to: Classic Trance from the 90's
  • Reading: that even reading?
  • Watching: My turtles derp their way to victory
  • Playing: League of Legends .____.


Artist | Student | Varied
United States
What's up! My name's Tarryn, but please call me Ikko. I like sushi, watercolors, turtles, graphic design, illustration, deer, video games, skateboards, and raves.

- CA : 925 & 415 AZ: 480
- Watercolor illustration, Digital graphic design, Poster art, Ink and Line art
- Movement, flow, theme, feel
"Life's too short to hold grudges."

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Nexu4 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Calymos Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello! This is a Ben.
Chibifoxxylady Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2014  Student General Artist
I see you found....

andresbestardmaggio Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for adding my work to your favourites…
LordLJCornellPhotos Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for watching Tarryn :eyes: :)
schelly Featured By Owner May 17, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thank you for the :+fav: :blowkiss:
Linds2894 Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Student General Artist
Thanks for the fave :)
Estme Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2014
thank you very much for the watch :)
Chibifoxxylady Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2014  Student General Artist
Definitely, your art is really fascinating. 
AsahiAmaterasu Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I wanted to thank you very very much for the :+fav: on the ref sheet for my own sona Nevy.
Theme Sheet: Nevayrah (Version I) by Alkasay
It means a lot to me to see that you like the way I designed her Ref and I just wanted you to know that. :)
I would be very happy to see you again walking trough my gallery! :)

Have a nice day!
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