01.] What is your pen name?
02.] What made you choose this name?!
I have a blue and green blanket that my grandma made for me when I was little. It has dinosaurs all over it. Dino-Blankey was born.
03.] Do you use PC or Mac?
04.] What programs do you use most often?
Photoshop Elements 9
05.] Do you use mouse, or tablet?
TABLET. OH GOD THERE'S NO OTHER OPTION I TRIED USING A MOUSE BUT NOPE
06.] What color or color combinations do you find yourself using most often?
Purple, blue, black and sometimes green.
07.] What part of a picture do you put most effort into?
Um, all of it?
08.] How long does it take you do draw a picture?
09.] Do you keep your rough drafts?
Yes. I find the rough drafts more attractive anyway. ^V^
10.] What font do you use most often?
Segeo Print, I think.
11.] When you scan your image, what DPI do you use?
12.] Do you do anything else when you're drawing?
Usually listen to youtube videos or music.
13.] Approximately how many pictures do you draw in a month?
14.] What kind of paper do you draw your pictures on?
If I draw outside my sketch book, either regular copy paper or cardstock. Depends on what I'm doing.
15.] What kind of paper do you use for rough sketches and drafts?
16.] How long does it take you to ink something?
*scratches head* An hour? Maybe two?
17.] Do you do comics, or fan comics?.
18.] Do you like comics? Are they fun to make?
19.] Have you ever submitted anything to a magazine?
20.] Did it get published?
21.] Who are your favorite artists?
<--this guy for sure and
. That's all I can think of right now.
22.] Do you like anime/manga? If so, what are your favorite series?
Yes and Ouran Highschool Host Club, Higurashi When They Cry, Dragon Ball Z (stopped watching after Frieza saga), HETALIA, OH and a little manga by the name of Love Attack. CHECK IT OUT IT IS ADORABLE
23.] Do you like cartoons/comics? If so, what are your favorite series?
Oh God. Anything with Deadpool. Avatar TLAB and The Legend of Korra. Transformers Prime. Spongebob (older episodes) ALL OF THE THINGS ON CARTOON NETWORK DURING THE LATE 90'S TO EARLY 2000'S.
24.] Any artists that you wish you could draw like?
25.] Do you read a lot of books?
I used to. I still love to read, but I usually only take time to read the ones I have already read. Because I love them
26.] Did you ever buy a book to inspire or teach you to draw?
Yeah, when I was in junior high I bought at least four, most of them by Christopher Hart. It really helped me out.
27.] Any video games you enjoy?
I'm not much of a gamer because I don't really have a console but I do like Skyrim. And Ultimate Spiderman.
28.] Any favorite characters from video games?
29.] Do you have a favorite writer?
Jack London. I loved his writing style so much. Very descriptive and exestensualistic (ithinkthat'showyouspellthat)
30.] Any books you really enjoy?
White Fang remains my favorite book of all time.
I love that book with a passion.
The Hunger Games are also really good. As well is A Series of Unfortunate Events.
31.] Do you draw fanart?
32.] Do you listen to music while you draw?
33.] Any recommended songs?
I'm Alive by Becca. If you are feeling down, that song will inject happiness into your veins.
34.] Any other art websites that you really enjoy?
35.] Are there any websites that you go to everyday?
Here, tumblr, youtube, various other webcomic websites.
36.] What is your dream website like?
I will continue to use this Icon.
37.] Do you like your own art?
It's okay. I've learned not to be too stuck to my style, though. In order to improve you have to open your mind up to changing the way you draw certain things.
38.] What do you enjoy watching on television?
Documentaries about human nature. Cartoons.
39.] Favorite celebrity?
Not so much a favorite celebrity as favorite actors. Cillian Murphy, Tom Hiddleston, Michael Cain, STEVE BLUM.
40.] Favorite color?
41.] Favorite food?
Don't make me choose
42.] Favorite drink?
43.] Do you like to go shopping? If yes, where? And for what?
Meh. I'm kinda an introvert. If I do go shopping, I prefer to do it with one or two friends, but after I get what I need I'm ready to go. Normally I go to Hastings or BAM! Those are my preferred stores.
44.] Can you cook?
A select number of meals.
45.] Any devices you use often for email?
46.] Are you tech-savvy?
NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOOOOOOOOOPE.
47.] Do you want to become a professional artist?
48.] Are there any other jobs you're interested in?
Um, I would like to be either a storyboard artist, an animator, or an illustrator.
49.] Any other hobbies or skills besides drawing?
Writing. And Acting. I love it.
50.] Do you like to watch movies?
51.] What's your favorite movie?
Don't do this. I have a three foot list.
52.] Have you ever entered an art contest, here at DeviantART or otherwise?
53.] When did you start drawing seriously?
When I was in about 5th grade. I started my first little comic series about kid spies that I will NEVER POST ON THIS SITE. It's adorable looking back to all of the effort my little 5th grade self put into it but that doesn't make it any less hideous.
54.] Do you use references? If so, for what?
Sometimes for certain poses or gestures.
55.] Are you a subscriber? If so, are you a beta-tester?
56.] Do you have a lot of net friends?
Not a lot, but I love the ones I have.
57.] Do you have a lot of friends that also draw?
Two of them. But they have both moved far away from me. ;^;
58.] What time of the day do you usually go online? Usually after school, but on the weekends about 10:00 a.m.
59.] Do you like to go to chat rooms?
If there is someone to chat with~
60.] Do you have your own computer?
Yes. A little purple laptop.
61.] What would you say to the person that you admire?
"You are an amazing human being, can I please have a hug?"
62.] Does your mind wander when you draw?
Yes. My mind wonders to places it shouldn't.
63.] Have you drawn poorly because you think too much?
No, not really. I find I can think of a lot of things, even remain in a conversation with someone and still continue to draw. Most people find that rude because they think I'm not listening, but my closer friends know better.
64.] Do you have any friends who are professional artists?
65.] Where do you often hang out?
At my house. ALL THE TIME
66.] Are there any popular artists that you don't like much? (no need to name names if you don't want to)
Meh. There is one I don't particularly see eye to eye with on some things, but that doesn't mean I hate her.
67.] Are there any situations in which you really don't like being a DeviantARTIST?
Haven't come across any yet.
68.] How about situations that make you love it?
I finally get to show people my work. ^w^
69.] What's the one thing that makes you grateful that the internet exists?
Anomymous. Freedom of speech, niggah. No censorship. (yet)
70.] Is there anything out there that makes you wish the internet didn't exist?
No, not really.
71.] What's your first Deviation?
Optimus Prime in a bathrobe sipping energon coffee.
72.] Any art you did prior to that?
73.] Has your style changed a lot since joining DeviantART?
Yes. But it's not really thanks to DA, I've just been evolving.
74.] If it has changed, it what ways?
I've gotten better?
75.] Have you experienced artist's block before?
Is this a trick question?
76.] If so, how do you usually get out of it?
77.] What do you do when you can't get out it?
I submit to it. I let it wreak its havoc until it gets bored and goes away.
78.] Any Deviants that have influenced you a lot?
has really influenced my story telling. And
has really inspired me.
79.] What made you want to start drawing?
Nothing. I just picked up a crayon and started.
80.] What made you want to join DeviantART?
To get my work out to the public.
81.] Has anything ever made you want to quit DeviantART?
82.] What do you think about netiquette?
83.] Have you ever been spammed or trolled?
No. I hope it doesn't happen anytime soon either.
84.] Ever thought about quitting art all together?
NO I WOULDN'T BE ABLE TO LIVE
85.] If so, why?
YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND I WOULD BE PHYSICALLY UNCAPABLE OF EXISTING. ART IS MY LIFE, IT IDENTIFIES ME AND MY IDEAS. ICOULDN'TGOONWITHOUTIT
86.] Do you upload high quality versions of your Deviations, or do you prefer to upload a lower quality?
I just click the submit button.
87.] Do you have custom CSS? If so, did you make it yourself?
88.] Do you have good vision?
I have a small stigmatism in my right eye. The doctor told me it wasn't enough to get glasses though.
89.] If you can get anyone's autograph, whose would you get?
90.] What would you say to that person when he or she gives you an autograph?
"I think I'm about to have a heart attack."
91.] Do you like to draw on Oekaki BBS?
92.] Do you have a job?
No but I really want one! I live in a small town, so there aren't many jobs available. Plus I don't want to take a job away from someone who actually needs it.
93.] Did you take art in school? If so, did you do well? Are you still taking it?
I took fine arts my freshman year of high school and I attempted to take Art 1 this year but my counselor enrolled me in advanced math. Which was an elective. Who wants math as an elective? I'll tell you who didn't—NOT ME
94.] Have you taken art lessons outside of a school setting?
I took a painting class for about 8 months. It was fun, but rather restricting.
95.] Have you ever drawn something just because it was the cool thing to do -- the hip new fad?
I never do anything just because it's the cool thing to do.
96.] What's your favorite phrase/quote?
"DAS BAD FOR YOU!"
Anything from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
"Winston, if you were my husband, I'd poison your tea!" "Madam, if you were my wife, I'd gladly drink it."
97.] Do you present yourself differently online than you do in your real life?
Not really. I try to be as nice online as I am in real life. You'll catch more flies with honey than with vinegar. ^w^
98.] What's your goal now?
99.] What do you have to say to yourself?
Hey kid. Listen. Exercise. I know man, it's tough. But do you want thunder thighs? No? Then move your butt, Skippy. Also. Stop being so lazy. All you do all day is sit around drawing and farting around on the internet. Stop that. Go outside, get some sunshine. Don't you dare be lazy with your art either. Don't you ever settle for mediocrity. Be the best you can be, man.
100.] Lastly, what do you have to say to everyone who read this?
I am tired. Feel free to do this if you wish.