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  1. dbzxenaman

    dbzxenaman New Member

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    Any Other Arts?

    Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by dbzxenaman, Apr 29, 2012.

    We all write, but does anyone else practice in any other arts?
     
  2. Cogito

    Cogito Former Mod, Retired Supporter Contributor

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    Yes. :)
     
  3. thirdwind

    thirdwind Contributing Member Contest Administrator Reviewer Contributor

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    I used to play the violin a long time ago. Then I took a break from it and never played again. I'm seriously considering starting again.
     
  4. Allan Paas

    Allan Paas Contributing Member

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    I like drawing. Pencil, and a few colors for the more conspicuous or important parts. But I haven't done it for years.
    I think I should start doing it again, especially now when my creative faculty cooks up rather interesting scenes and pictures. But it would take a lot of time. Unless I do it part by part, perhaps an hour or so a day. First a rough sketch and then I start adding details, start elaborating it, like writing. But then again, I'm rather lazy currently...
     
  5. Cogito

    Cogito Former Mod, Retired Supporter Contributor

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    Sometimes I paint. Sometimes I sketch, although I'm not very good at it. I build plastic models, mostly spacecraft. I used to play tenor sax, but am years out of practice. I do quite a bit of photography. I sing. A lot.
     
  6. JessWrite

    JessWrite Word Nerd & Proud! Contributor

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    I don't think I could go a day without doing at least something creative if not writing. I enjoy photography, fashion, singing, and graphic design. Just sit me down with Photoshop and I'm a happy girl! :D
     
  7. Cristian

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    Do performing arts count? If so, definitely.
     
  8. live2write

    live2write Contributing Member

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    Aside from writing I am a photographer and digital retoucher.
     
  9. ShortBus

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    3D modeling and animation. I mess around with music a bit too. I do a lot of story boarding as well.
     
  10. James Berkley

    James Berkley Banned

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    im a story teller, thats about it in the arts department
     
  11. minstrel

    minstrel Leader of the Insquirrelgency Staff Supporter Contributor

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    I love music. I've been a keen guitarist since I was twelve years old, and I love singing folk songs. I know a lot of them, hence my screen name "minstrel". The happiest times I've ever had in my life are when I'm making music and it really comes together well.

    I can't draw. I have no talent at all for visual arts. I guess I'm auditorily-biased. I love music and I love writing, but I love to read my writing aloud. That's when it becomes art for me.
     
  12. Lemex

    Lemex That's Lord Lemex to you. Contributor

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    I've been playing guitar for around 6 years, though with other commitments my playing has turned from once a day to once a week at best. It's actually a little depressing. I can also play bass too, though I've not played a bass in a long, long time.

    As a child I liked drawing landscapes too.
     
  13. BluePhoenix

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    I draw, mostly portraits, and play harp.
     
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    I've always wanted to play the harp.

    I do a bit of drawing and photography. Not as much as I'd like but I'm hopefully going to develop my skills more after I graduate. I do a bit of crafts as well, mostly in the form of card making. You don't get a shop bought card from me. ;)
     
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    It's never to late to learn, it really is a lovely instrument. :D
     
  16. live2write

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    Is there a forum where we can post artwork?
     
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    Oh, I take ballet classes. Though I think I'm really bad at it.
     
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    I play guitar, drums, piano, and I sing. I also draw. My style ranges from cartooning and comic books. Right now, even though I'm 16, I've got a job to be a penciller and an inker for a graphic novel. Nothing big like Marvel or DC, but at least I'm getting my foot in the door. I also do some 3D modelling and I enjoy making cartoon animations. I'm self taught at everything I do.
     
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    I play upright bass, guitar, ukulele, piano, sitar, didjeridoo, and I sing. I write a lot of music, from rock to rap to jazz to children's music. I want to be a singer/storyteller children's performer. I plan on getting my act ready to perform in the next month or so.

    I like making documentaries and short films now and again, and I like to dance.
     
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    I draw and I dabble in game development. I played the cello awhile ago and have been intending to pick it up again.
     
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    I do photography and I sing :)
     
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    mammamaia nit-picker-in-chief Contributor

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    i've sketched, sculpted, created original collages, decoupaged boxes, furniture and other home furnishings, was a clothing and costume designer, do architectural, interior and landscape design [remodeled 8 homes], embroider, sew and crochet original items from beaded purses to hats, stuffed animals, and afghans...
     
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    I don't really have much involvement with this anymore but I still love performing arts. I also like taking pictures of things so I can remember what a particular scene or moment or event was like.
     
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    I'm a cellist(barely), and I weave as well. I dabble with watercolor but only when I'm really bored and can't practice cello anymore.
     
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    I hand engrave things. I engrave better than I draw, it's such a different feel. (I do not do pencil-and-paper art at all.)
    I've been practicing with digital speed painting, but I really need a tablet.
    I've been dabbling in 3D Modeling. I like making things that I design myself... Such as the Hyena/Thylacine hybrid I like to call a Hyenacine. It's a frightening little devil. :)

    I also sing, I've been classically trained for 2 years, received many awards and made it to the State Choir. That was a lot of fun, but I'm not very serious about it anymore.

    And Martial Arts. I'm learning a lot of Tai Chi based martial arts, along with Sun style Tai Chi.
     

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