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Up late looking at some great art!
  1. How long have you been on DeviantArt? A little over 9 years.

  2. What does your username mean? My original dA name was JCee911...the JCee are my initials, and the 911 was in reference to me being a former EMT.

  3. Describe yourself in three words. Easygoing. Creative. Funny.

  4. Are you left or right handed? Right

  5. What was your first deviation? Maleficent

  6. What is your favourite type of art to create? Don't really have a favorite.

  7. If you could instantly master a different art style, what would it be? Airbrush

  8. What was your first favourite? New Weapon X scarface stlye

  9. What type of art do you tend to favourite the most? I would have to say anything pencil related.

  10. Who is your all-time favourite deviant artist? Hmmmm. Very hard to chose.

  11. If you could meet anyone on DeviantArt in person, who would it be? Not Sure.

  12. How has a fellow deviant impacted your life? Most of my followers just show support and confidence in me and my art.

  13. What are your preferred tools to create art? Graphite. Colored Pencil.

  14. What is the most inspirational place for you to create art? I do have an art desk in my house but I still don't have an area that I can call inspirational.

  15. What is your favourite DeviantArt memory? Getting a good amount of faves on this Joker I did.

#DeviantArtistQuestionnaire.

  • Listening to: Sports Radio
  • Reading: Wireless Technology
  • Watching: Ink Master
  • Playing: PS4 - COD: AW
  • Eating: sensible
  • Drinking: Coffee
Crystal Blue Eyes by JCecalaIV
Crystal Blue Eyes
Just messing around. The inspiration for this one was from an artist here on dA. I can't remember who it was by. I have to check my favorites. When I do I will update the artists name.
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  • Listening to: Pandora Radio
  • Reading: nothing at the moment
  • Watching: Street Art Throwdown
  • Playing: PS4 is idle.
  • Eating: ...everything again.
  • Drinking: Coffee
downhill in my opinion. I am probably going to get flamed for this but.....oh well. This site is turning into a porn site. I know I have seen other artists say this but I feel like I have to get my 2 cents in. Between the pictures that are claimed to be "Artistic Nude", people's feet and the cleavage selfie shots it is getting a little ridiculous. Don't get me wrong I am a guy and I like to look at some "T&A" but enough is enough. I come here to look at art. I even have my Mature Feature set to 'Hidden' so I don't have to see that stuff but it is still making its way in.* DISCLAIMER * Let me be clear, I am by no means talking about cosplay, actual models who hire photographers, use actual locations to shoot their pictures and make their own outfits. * I know stuff like that takes a lot of $$ and time so I do applaud you. * What gets me is I see a whole bunch of artists who work hours, countless hours on their masterpieces for it all to get shown up by a chick who takes selfies with her tits out. The moderators need to filter this SPAM out. I am starting to lose interest in this site. I am contemplating the fact that I might not renew my premium membership in a few months. It is also getting to the point that I am not putting my work up. I have been doing stuff but I am not putting it up here because it will get no views and I feel like it goes to waste.  I am not saying my art needs to get views and it's 'all that' but I just feel like....well....it is just going to sit there. I didn't mean to rant but that's how I feel. If you agree with me great, if you don't, then don't.

Take care and thanks for reading.

Joe
Quick Skull by JCecalaIV
Quick Skull
Just a quick skull drawing. Used HB and 2B graphite with some black colored pencil, also used Fabercastell ink outline.
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Joe
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
Hello artists @ dA. My name is Joe and I am 39 years old. I recently started to draw again. I cannot believe I let all these years pass and I never continued to draw. Growing up I was a big fan of comic books and dabbling into a little graffiti. It is now 21 years later and I realized I missed it. So here I am slowly getting back into the swing of things to show off my skillz (not much but currently working on it).

Here are some of the things I am into and some things about me.
I am a huge fan of the X-Men, specifically Wolverine. He is the ultimate badass in the Marvel Universe. I am also a fan of Marvel comics in general. I like DC comics too but the only one I follow is Batman. The other genre of stuff I am into is Sci-Fi. In other words anything STAR WARS!!! LOL!! The Star Wars franchise is probably the best sci-fi franchise ever created. I am not knocking on "Trekies" but Star Wars is better.
I am also an avid (not as avid as I would like to be) gamer. My console of choice is a PS3. My PSN ID is the same: JCee911. I play a lot of Military FPS type games, IE: Call of Duty series, Medal of Honor. The other games I like to play are RPG games, Final Fanatasy and such. So if you are on the PSN network look me up, we can play a game or two.
The most important thing of all is I am the husband to a beautiful wife and I am the father of 3 beautiful girls. One of them actually loves to draw. If there is anything she inherited from her dad it would be art. If she sticks with this skill she will go far. Here is to hoping she does.


Here are the "tools of the trade" that I use.

Standard Graphite Pencils 9H-7B Faber Castell
Pentel Mechanical Graphite Pencils B, HB, 2B (looking for more grades)
Colored Pencils - Prismacolor Premier, Watercolor and Verithin
Famer Castell PITT Artists Ink Pens and Prismacolor Ink Pens (black 00.5, 0.1, 0.3, 0.5 0.8, 2.0mm)
Copic Neutral Sketch Markers N0, N2, N4, N6, N8
Tortillians/Stumps/Chamois for blending
Kneaded eraser
Dustless eraser (have quite a few of these)
Staedler Stick eraser/Faber Castell pencil eraser
Canson Blackbook (8.5x11, 5.5x8.5)
Canson Bristol board (9x12 dual surface)
Canson sketchbook 9x12
Strathmore sketch and drawing book (9x12)
Strathmore Bristol (11x14)

Well thanks for reading and looking forward to seeing everyones work here on dA.

Later,
Wolverine Stamp by Kelii
proud psp and ps 3 owner by DeviantSith SC Series: Darth Vader Stamp by xavs-stamps Boba Fett Stamp by DragonPud
Vode An by DragonPud Deadpool Stamp 2 by kyphoscoliosis Spawn by Stampernaut
Stamp: X-tard by Bampire Star Wars Stamp by ChimeraDragonfang The Dark Side Stamp by Caddielook
joker fan by lucianag batman cartoon fan by lucianag Harley Quinn - Stamp 1 by ImprintMechanic
Chicago Blackhawks Cap by sportscaps

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  1. How long have you been on DeviantArt? A little over 9 years.

  2. What does your username mean? My original dA name was JCee911...the JCee are my initials, and the 911 was in reference to me being a former EMT.

  3. Describe yourself in three words. Easygoing. Creative. Funny.

  4. Are you left or right handed? Right

  5. What was your first deviation? Maleficent

  6. What is your favourite type of art to create? Don't really have a favorite.

  7. If you could instantly master a different art style, what would it be? Airbrush

  8. What was your first favourite? New Weapon X scarface stlye

  9. What type of art do you tend to favourite the most? I would have to say anything pencil related.

  10. Who is your all-time favourite deviant artist? Hmmmm. Very hard to chose.

  11. If you could meet anyone on DeviantArt in person, who would it be? Not Sure.

  12. How has a fellow deviant impacted your life? Most of my followers just show support and confidence in me and my art.

  13. What are your preferred tools to create art? Graphite. Colored Pencil.

  14. What is the most inspirational place for you to create art? I do have an art desk in my house but I still don't have an area that I can call inspirational.

  15. What is your favourite DeviantArt memory? Getting a good amount of faves on this Joker I did.

#DeviantArtistQuestionnaire.

  • Listening to: Sports Radio
  • Reading: Wireless Technology
  • Watching: Ink Master
  • Playing: PS4 - COD: AW
  • Eating: sensible
  • Drinking: Coffee

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:iconhlwar:
hlwar Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015
Thank you for the +fav on Happy Father's Day!
So did you have a nice Father's Day yourself? :la:
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:iconjcecalaiv:
JCecalaIV Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Yes I did. Ty!
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:iconhlwar:
hlwar Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015
Aww, that's awesome to hear. :dummy:
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JohnVichlenski Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2015  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the Fave :peace:
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:iconjcecalaiv:
JCecalaIV Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Np
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OliverBrundle Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2015  Student
Thanks for the fav!! 
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JCecalaIV Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No prb
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hlwar Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2015
Hey Joe! Just wanted to wish you a very Happy Birthday!! Thanks for being such a great friend, and I hope you're having an awesome day with your family to celebrate. Cheers, you deserve all the best!

Blower fella (Party)birthday cake Misc Emoji-04 (Happy Birthday) [V1]  fella Gift (Party) 
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JCecalaIV Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks Heather! I did have a great time with my family.
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:iconhlwar:
hlwar Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2015
Yay! I'm glad to hear it, and absolutely, you're welcome! :hug:
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