So many new people here and across the fediverse! I guess it is time for another addition to my #introductions thread. :)
4 examples of my work below, and more upthread. :)
I now have a growing thread of #introductions I guess? :)
Below are 4 of my photographs created using different devices and techniques. You can also see more of my work upthread. :)
so #introductions again. :)
Ok enough tags. Here are a few examples of my work:
Mastodon's own @awhaleslantern contains this following gem:
#inktober2018 finally starting to catch up.
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@eylul thank you for your thoughts. what i like about fediverse is that we can have longer conversations than 140/280 tweets.
I agree that there's a unsuitable, improper force at work, where to stay relevant contemporary artist has to produce a lot more than artist used to. it is an inherent property of increasingly faster life fueled by later capitalism. the incessant acceleration and drive for growth.
It seems like #Krita is still looking for someone to manage their #Peertube channel. They already have an account, so it would probably just be a matter of taking the videos from Youtube and uploading them to Peertube. Hopefully there is someone willing to help them.
the hardest part of inktober is to find empty space to photograph the end results. xD
I think it's beautiful how imperfections make art. Software developers work really hard to add imperfections to art programs and CGI, because humans can sense when something is too perfect; we're made uncomfortable by it.
We love the grit and grain of the page and the graphite. The rough and irregular edges of ink and chalk. The imprecision of the human hand.
Don't be perfect. Be you. That's what people want. That's art.
on a lighter note, I now have a different type of masking tape. We'll see how it goes. :D
#humanalgorithms posting this only because I posted the WIP and I am trying to be better about posting about the process rather than the results only.
Sometimes things go wrong. This one won't make it to any portfolio. Its a bit unfortunate because I like the resulting drawing. However, the masking tape related tearing and inexperience with acrylic damaged the paper too much...
Mastodon doesn't punish you for living your life.
It doesn't actively take metrics of your interactions to gauge your social or cultural capital.
Never will it demand that you post this much to be or stay relevant to the community, disappearing into the void if you don't meet The Quota.
So please, for the love of toot, take breaks whenever you feel you need to! We'll be here when you get back!
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