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Victoria Harrison
United Kingdom
Current Residence: Cumbria, Uk
Favourite genre of music: Indie Rock and Roll
Favourite photographer: Chikara Amano
Favourite style of art: All art
Operating System: Mac OS X Leopard
MP3 player of choice: ipod nano
Personal Quote: 'A life lived in fear is a life half lived' - Baz Luhrman
  • Listening to: Little Boots - "Hands" album
  • Drinking: Tea
Ok... I have not written on this for a while, actually not since I first joined.

The reason I am writing on my wall is because since I last did things have changed considerably. I have just finished my degree in Fine Art, and I feel I have to re - explain myself as an artist because in my final year I learnt so much more than I had in the previous two years. (do not worry I am not going to be pretentious about it either :P).

My works are still heavily centered around space and colour, though in a very different way to what they did about a year and a half ago. Throughout the last year I discovered that making an abstract painting is so much harder than one would think, and also much more intense during the making process. I used to think that the more colour I used... the better the artwork would be, or that I had to use the brightest colours I could find, simply because I wanted to express my love of colour! But I discovered that by exploring the making of different colours... I would get so much more appreciation of what I was doing on the canvas. Also, I learnt how to make different marks... which is a small thing but trust me, literally using your hands even with oil paint does pay off.

I apologize for the rant-like entry I have made... but I read what I had originally written and it did not make sense to me anymore :)

Also to clarify... I still love photography, and I hope you enjoy looking at my images!

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CrescentMoon Apr 8, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much for the watch!
Tasastock Apr 3, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for the add ^^
Waterfall24 Apr 1, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
:wave: Hi Victoria! Thank you for the :+fav: :D
You are most welcome - I really loved that piece :)
vbagiatis Mar 15, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Many thanks for the visit and all your support, I appreciate it!
You are most welcome, your photography is really moving
MDSPhotography Sep 5, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
what are you doing online at this hour! :p
Some of the new stuff is very funky!
Ahem... its not 'funky' it is art :P

anyway... a friend wanted to see some of my artwork and I rediscovered the joys of deviant art! (and I had been 'crafting til late... so's the reason I was on at these late hours :) )
lilap2 Feb 21, 2008
thx for the favs :)
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