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I Want To Be Unique: Developing Artistic Style
First of all, I freely admit that what I say isn't gospel. I am a total amateur at art and writing. I've learned everything that I know via the internet and a few drawing books. It's just that I appreciate all of the tutorials here on dA that have helped me out, and I want to put a little bit of my own methods back in.
In my experience, style will either be one of the easiest or one of the hardest things for you to develop as an artist.  I've been there, there is no worse feeling than the crushing realization that your art looks an awful lot like everyone else's.  The weirdest part is that it's really difficult to develop a style of your own consciously, it often happens over a long period of time without you noticing.  If you are interested in differentiating your style, I have a few tips to get you headed in the right direction.
#1: Take a Break From Manga and Fan Art
I have nothing against manga and anime.  I enjoy watching a
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CrazyMentoBox Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Why thank you ma'am ;3
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CrazyMentoBox Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the fav Derpasha!!APPLAUSE CLAP 
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BKLH362 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the :+fav: :D
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Allison-beriyani Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Holy Thundering Testicles of Zeus! Thanks for the fave, have a llama and an awesome day
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KylieFaye Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2011  Professional Photographer
Thank you so much for your fave on [link] if you have some time please
check out my gallery too! I will definitely do the same. if you like
what you see please consider watching me. I really appreciate it, If
you reaaaaalllllyyy like it you can like my facebook page too
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and i will <3 you forever! if you have one too you can send me the
link and i will support you too :)  thank you (im really really sorry if i have sent you another sort of thank you note before, it takes me a long time and sometimes i get mixed up >.<)
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BleachedOrange Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
hey :iconiloveitplz: thanks for the fav!
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BackwardsSnappy Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2011
Thanks for watching~

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DeerestHammy Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the fave~
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MissLuckychan29 Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2011
thanks for faving my Kiira drawing :D
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luneves Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for faving! =D :hug:
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