While there are are several graphic artists and designers that do all their work on the computer, I have a background in fine art. Here are several samples of my artwork in pencil, charcoal, acrylic paint, charcoal/pastels, etching, and tempera paint.
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Origami Crane (pencil)
Self Portrait (acrylic paint)
Paperclip Skilift (charcoal and pastels)
A Single Rose (etching print)
Pocahontas (tempera paint)
In high school I wanted to be a Disney animator, so I spent a lot of time learning how to draw the Disney characters. No, this is not traced. But it is copied from this image.