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    Nathaniel West's Sketchbook--Updated Dec. 16th

    Here's the first images!

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    Here's another quick one.

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    And another hour on this one.

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    Wow, nice starting images. The lignting in the second is just incredible, that and the colors really bring it to life. Are these done with acrylics? Keep it up, I'll be stopping around when you're new stuff arrives.

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    These are some great looking pieces man. Congrats!

    Do you go to accd btw? I do to, I'm finishing up first term.

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    WOW! When i opened this thread I honestly shouted "holy crap!!" This is some killer stuff! Great website, great eye for color! Keep rocking! :rock:

    Wanted: 30 chinamen and a zeppelin for an elaborate practical joke... can you help?
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    I love the second. Those colours are beautiful! Very much looking forward to seeing more of you.

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    Wow, the second is my Desktop Background now! :chug:

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    rather fantastic digital paintings.

    Yep, I like what I'm seeing here!
    MORE!!!

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    I visited your site, and i remembered the girl with the umbrella, you once posted...

    The second is awesome, i like the light green brush strokes indicating light...but i think it would look better with straight stroke-lines like real sunrays are...

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    Amazing stuff! Very atmospheric

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    Here's another quick one. This one took about an hour and a half. Hope you enjoy it!

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    wow, I like that ship.. so realistic imo

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    Thanks for all of the kind comments! For those that have asked, these are all done in Photoshop 7 except for the one of the orange mountain. That was done in acrylics while I was in Arizona. I mostly use the textures in photoshop to give a little more of a painterly quality for the sketches. Again thanks for the comments, and here's another one finally.

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    hey where are your stars ... ??? this stuff is great ...

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    yeah, you need stars!

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    beautiful man, keep it up

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    Whao! How did I miss the party :chug: Awesome!

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    Great stuff. The last one really reminds me of McDevitt's stuff ( Sci Fi writer).

    To summarize the summary of the summary : people are the problem.
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    mmm...excellent compositions.

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