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mark kipling flood
southaven , Mississippi - United States
Drawings - Other/Misc.

One of my earliest memories is of being 5 years old and doing a drawing in simple crayon;
The picture was of barnyard animals in a pasture looking on as a Mercury Rocket readied itself for take off.
I remembered my family members being amazed because they could actually tell what the objects in the picture were.
I was adopted at age 7, and my Mother was a talanted artist herself. She introduced me to charcoal and pastels,
and also took the time to teach me shading and how to the eyes. "If you feel like the eyes are following you,
then you have done it right."

As a teenager i experimented with many materials; Acrylic, liquid acrylic, oils, oil pastels, watercolor, and ink.
I always pictured myself as a commercial artist, and was influenced by the artists featured in Waren Publishing Magazine,
as well as Norman Rockwell, Frank Frazetta, and Richard Corben. Though i dreamed of following in their footsteps, i wanted
to do it with my own style. I found my preffered mediums...
phone: 9014946585
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