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I've spent almost 9 months lurking here on DA, meeting folks, picking my jaw up from the floor at some piece of art I've seen here.

So I decided, finally, that I was going to take the plunge - bought my first tablet (Kanvus Artist 127 - which I believe is rather crappy in comparison to a Wacom).  No matter, I shall soldier on.

Hard to explain, exactly, why I'm doing this.  I used to draw my fingers down the bone with a pencil and some A3 sheets.  Grew up, got a job, got lazy... got bored.  I came across this site, I suppose, like I came across 4chan... by horrible accident, but a good one - like a slo-mo explosion of some irritating person's head.

So here I am... desperately trying to dust off my mostly un-learnt skills (because they were all replaced by technical crap), and my head only has finite space.
  • Listening to: Harvey Danger
  • Eating: Pizza
  • Drinking: Coca Cola

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Marcel du Plessis
Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
South Africa
I am a South African man, more that slightly inundated by this thing we call "life" right now. Still, slowly but surely, I'm managing to get my stuff together and will be producing art very soon.
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:iconmercy-kun:
Mercy-kun Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014
Thanks for the Watch! :D
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00Hellsing00 Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thought you were from SA when I read the name Du Plessis. I Migrated to Aus in 01 with my family when I was just 12.

Great work brotherman, your work is impressive.
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medli20 Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Happy birthday! :la:
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crazy-jay555 Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2011
Salutations! I have been informed your that your day of birth celebration is rapidly approaching! I wish you good health and good fortune, for the next year of your life.

Now do some fucking art... :P
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crazy-jay555 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2010
hey man, thanks for the watch! expect one in return :D
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:iconmanzaan83:
manzaan83 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
you are welcome, sir! :D
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OEVRLORD Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the fave, and for the watch.
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:iconmanzaan83:
manzaan83 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
A pleasure, sir...
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Henskelion Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2010
Thanks for the watch, bro
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manzaan83 Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Most welcome, sir!
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