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Mon Oct 12, 2020 1:22 am
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whatchamacallit says...



Ooh I really like the latest one! The shading using the lines gives a really striking effect!

Do the symbols have a meaning? it's possible I'm missing something obvious lol. Or they could just be for aesthetic!
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Mon Oct 12, 2020 1:59 am
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Elfboy says...



@whatchamacallit thanks Loo! Yeah they do, the star shape is the Star of David, the main symbol of Judaism. It's to a Jew as the cross is to a Christian.

The smaller symbols are letters in Hebrew, spelling out the word "לְקַווֹת", which means "hope".

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Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:31 pm
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Elfboy says...



So as you may have noticed I may have forgotten about/given up on inktober halfway through, so ah... oops. But now I'm converting this into a general ink art thread because I got a real brush pen today and I love it too much to sit idly with.

This tree is literally my first drawing ever with the pen, and as you can see, I'm not at all used to the way the ink flows yet, but I'm learning!

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Thu Nov 19, 2020 5:07 am
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Elfboy says...



Did a random late-night inking because I wanted to get more used to the pen. It's definitely the most sensitive tool I've ever drawn with, but I'm really enjoying it.

Also I had some confusion while drawing the ripples in the water so shush ignore that.

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Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:39 pm
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Elfboy says...



Drew a pretty doggo. I didn't mean for him to look so sad, and he looked better before I added the shading, but still I wuv him.

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Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:05 am
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Elfboy says...



My first miserable attempt at drawing a human... she was initially intended to be someone specific but that didn't pan out soooooo now it's just a random girl haha...

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Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:29 am
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ImaginativeAlice says...



Your drawings got better day by day I really likes the teeth and hope ones
  





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Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:02 am
Elfboy says...



@ImaginativeAlice thank you! <3
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