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Kadernicka by mousykat Kadernicka :iconmousykat:mousykat 3 2 Tomas Mastalir by mousykat Tomas Mastalir :iconmousykat:mousykat 3 2 Hair 2 by mousykat Hair 2 :iconmousykat:mousykat 1 0 Hair by mousykat Hair :iconmousykat:mousykat 3 2 Hercule Poirot by mousykat Hercule Poirot :iconmousykat:mousykat 6 2 The original Sherlock Holmes - Jeremy Brett by mousykat The original Sherlock Holmes - Jeremy Brett :iconmousykat:mousykat 4 0 Sherlock Holmes by Jeremy Brett by mousykat Sherlock Holmes by Jeremy Brett :iconmousykat:mousykat 4 0 Ayrton Senna by mousykat Ayrton Senna :iconmousykat:mousykat 1 0 Wolfs by mousykat Wolfs :iconmousykat:mousykat 6 2 for Barbora by mousykat for Barbora :iconmousykat:mousykat 4 2 Tauriel by mousykat Tauriel :iconmousykat:mousykat 11 4 Sherlock by mousykat Sherlock :iconmousykat:mousykat 9 4 Noc Na Karlstejne by mousykat Noc Na Karlstejne :iconmousykat:mousykat 2 1 Commision by mousykat Commision :iconmousykat:mousykat 3 0 Sagan by mousykat Sagan :iconmousykat:mousykat 4 3 Beyonce by mousykat Beyonce :iconmousykat:mousykat 4 2

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Wolf Scratchboard by AmBr0 Wolf Scratchboard :iconambr0:AmBr0 116 21 Tribal boy - Ballpoint Pen by VianaArts Tribal boy - Ballpoint Pen :iconvianaarts:VianaArts 362 69 Happy New Year 01 by gniewomirart Happy New Year 01 :icongniewomirart:gniewomirart 100 22 Mysterious Twilight. My New Art by GalinaChanturiya Mysterious Twilight. My New Art :icongalinachanturiya:GalinaChanturiya 108 30 Kylo Ren by slightlymadart Kylo Ren :iconslightlymadart:slightlymadart 244 15 Grim reaper painting by DoodleWithGlueGun Grim reaper painting :icondoodlewithgluegun:DoodleWithGlueGun 22 5 13 reasons why _ Katherine Langford _ Hannah Baker by NLevaschuk 13 reasons why _ Katherine Langford _ Hannah Baker :iconnlevaschuk:NLevaschuk 24 6 Abstract Raven ink painting by DoodleWithGlueGun Abstract Raven ink painting :icondoodlewithgluegun:DoodleWithGlueGun 11 0 Fractured Patterns by arminmersmann Fractured Patterns :iconarminmersmann:arminmersmann 109 25 Geometric Beasts Series by kerbyrosanes Geometric Beasts Series :iconkerbyrosanes:kerbyrosanes 14,533 425 dragon tattoo by jrunin dragon tattoo :iconjrunin:jrunin 1,792 312 Aishvariya-Rai by TeddyLuna Aishvariya-Rai :iconteddyluna:TeddyLuna 8 7 George Michael02 R.I.P. by Rukshanas George Michael02 R.I.P. :iconrukshanas:Rukshanas 52 20 Witch Tales by Doberlady Witch Tales :icondoberlady:Doberlady 328 82 Playful curls - Pencil drawing by Regius Playful curls - Pencil drawing :iconregius:Regius 6,450 1,651 Surreal by EnTrang Surreal :iconentrang:EnTrang 7 1

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Kadernicka
Dry pastels small present for my hairdresser :-)
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Tomas Mastalir
A3 format - This year first drawing finished - Slovak actor Tomáš Maštalír
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Hair 2
This one will also go to my hairdresser shop :-)
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Hercule Poirot
Format A3, I'm not able to take proper pic of it :-/
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Do you have an art school? Where did you learn to draw?

These are the 2 typical questions I'm asked almost on daily bases. And actually I never know how to answer them, cause the truth is, I do have an art school but that doesn't mean I've got the talent since I was born. At school I learnt how to draw or basically we were taught all different type of techniques where I discovered that I have passion for pencils. But through out the years I wasn't patient enough and I always wanted to see my results within 2 hours and that's exactly how my drawings looked like.

Going back to 2011 I've found following web: www.ziveateliery.sk/ and joined the first drawing course, where not only I have started to learn the patience but also to use pencils as layers. Before I just used one pencil and depending on the pressure I was putting on, that type of darkness appeared. But now I use different type of pencils from 8B to 6H to reach the result, also I don't draw a picture within 2 hours but from 15 to more hours per one picture. Good example is following drawing that I draw twice. First one within 2 hours and the second one, year later on (as I started to draw almost every day) just to see the difference if I grew.

Since 2011 I keep drawing almost every single day, even if it's just for 1 hour just to keep my hand in practice, the more I draw the better I get. My inspiration is Paul Cadden (www.paulcadden.com/), a Scottish artist who performs Hyperrealism and that's where I'd like to bring my art to.
Hobbit by mousykat Aunt and Uncle by mousykat Girl in mask by mousykat

Besides of drawing every day and time to time attending drawing classes at ziveateliery.sk (www.ziveateliery.sk/ when I need to be inspired) I've attended classes with Slovak academic sculpturist Mr. Durbak (www.vladimir.durbak.sk/) who thought me perspective. Seriously one of the toughest things I've ever learnt. It took me 3 hours just to draw all the helping lines and shaping lines of still-life. Feel free to review some of the outcomes:
Drawing class 1 - finished by mousykat Drawing class 2 - finished by mousykat

Besides of pencils I'm experimenting with dry pastels, where I'm inspired by my talented art friend Michael Breyette (www.breyette.com/news/) who is phenomenal in this technique. Funny thing about dry pastel is, that you feel as a part of the drawing as mostly all the work is done purely by hands and at the end not only you need to take shower but your clothes need wash too :-)
Snake final by mousykat  Butterfly by mousykat

You may ask what drawing brings me?
Well mainly I'm learning to be patient and in these days in fast running world it's a skill person needs to learn, also it's huge relax for me as I "switch off" my brain. And maybe as last I'm bringing happiness into people lives. Why? Cause almost all my drawings have new owners who are from all over the world.

Kat (a.k.a. Mousy :-) )

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:iconmeregoddess:
meregoddess Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday!!!  :iconbirthdaycakeplz:
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mousykat Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2017
thank you
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Anonnim Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2017
Hi! Do you take request?
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mousykat Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2017
Hello, I do but from time perspective it takes ages as I've got very limited time.
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Rukshanas Featured By Owner May 21, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thx for the fav!
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Gwathiell Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Weird mousy for ya :D Chee(r)s :)
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Tiamatus Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2016
Thank you for the watch!
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mousykat Featured By Owner May 3, 2016
your art is amazing!
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Tiamatus Featured By Owner May 3, 2016
Thank you!!
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keithmore2000 Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for adding my 'Arrival' drawing to your favourites Kat, it's much appreciated. Feel free to leave a comment. 
Here's a link to my Facebook art page. Feel free to like and share…..:D (Big Grin) 
www.facebook.com/pages/Keith-M…
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