I have been on DeviantART for one year.
I had hoped to post this on the anniversary of my joining dA, but I had not uploaded all the Scraps that I wanted to because I have recently bought a new computer and changing the files and uploading software to it has taken some time, so I am 5 days late.
Firstly I must extend my most sincere thanks to all the kind people that have visited my profile page, viewed my drawings, left comments, given favourites and watches over the last year. When I joined dA a year ago I had no idea that anyone would want to look at my drawings.
I have received a number of comments from young members along the lines of 'I wish I could draw like you!' and I thought that if I chronicled my progression it might provide encouragement for these young artists as I started from a very low level and have had no tuition for any improvements that I have made. I have no doubt that anyone, with a certain amount of practice, could achieve similar results.
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