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So much this last week... felt like last week was like a year. It's incredible how what I experienced with some really stressful stuff can take the art right out of me for awhile. On the bright side the storm is seeming to pass and things are looking up and boy when I finally got it in me to draw again, it just exploded beautifully. Nothing bad is worth sacrificing art completely over. You get up and kick butt again and move on striving towards the positive. I encourage anyone who is reading this, even though I ain't going into detail over my personal stuff, that wherever you may be in your walk of life, do not believe that you are defeated no matter what you are up against.

I am a Christian, also I confess that I believe in Jesus and believe in the Lord's power. I stand on it with all of my heart that he is the way. I was stripped of everything last week I felt, and I am here to tell you that not that my struggle is over or that I have arrived, but there is no way I could have carried on if it weren't for the love of God and his grace. He is the source of joy in my life and art. I am here to say that if it hadn't been for him, with what I experienced this last week, I could have completely lost myself. Thank goodness for his grace. So even if you don't believe in God, I am gonna tell you right now. He loves you where you are and as you are where ever that is. Even if you don't believe in him.

Now for good stuff!!!!!! I am redesigning a character of my own and it is such an inspirational process. I am enjoying color work with her as well since I am altering a few details. Good stuff. I made it through another piano recital just recently and on the same day got my drivers license!!! Not temps... the O' FISH thing!!! So yup I am legal hehehe.
Now my 20th birthday is coming up and I am so looking forward to it. Getting my license before I turned 20 has been my goal and now that it is achieved I feel a great burden off of my shoulders. Now strangely after a week of dealing with personal painful issues, a great undescribable great peace is washing over me.... and fuling my art all the more. Thank God for art and for joy.

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Janelle Knisel
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I am a HUGE fan of the color green. I love my boyfriend!! <3 I also love volleyball, drawing of course, my family friends, playing piano. I love God and am a Christian :)
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hey it's me again can you please make crystal alien poses and designs and sketches for me to draw
Tue Apr 22, 2014, 1:36 PM
CountessHalcyon:iconcountesshalcyon:
aaahhhhgh.... that moment when one of your submissions has been waiting FOREVER to get reveiwed and then after over a WEEK it says it has expired and will not be approved.... sadness.
Mon Mar 17, 2014, 8:40 AM
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More art coming this way including Portal, FMA, an art trade, and other stuff!
Mon Mar 3, 2014, 3:51 PM
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My art was accepted into the Project- Stalker page!!! In the featured folder!!! Yes!!!
Fri Jan 24, 2014, 6:00 PM
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Do you ever get it where you think of something in such random obscure detail kind of way and then shortly afterwards think, "I highly doubt anyone has even had somethinig like that cross their mind... I must be crazy..." ?
Sat Jan 18, 2014, 2:24 PM
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Organizing my artwork on here!!! :dummy:
Fri Jan 17, 2014, 7:19 PM
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Does anyone have any tips about becoming a ShutterStock Contributor? Some of the things I submitted here were rejected on there :(
Thu Jan 2, 2014, 7:51 AM
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NEW SHOUT BOX!!! YEAH!
Thu Dec 26, 2013, 5:56 PM
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FERNL Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist

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CountessHalcyon Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
no problem!!!!
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DamaiMikaz Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks a lot for adding my work to your collection.
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CountessHalcyon Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
no problem!! ^^
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Manasurge Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Thank you for the fave on GlaDOS Speed Paint by Manasurge!
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CountessHalcyon Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Absolutely! She's beautiful :)
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WereKatt Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2014
Thanks for the fave on M'Rawr :)
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CountessHalcyon Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
She's cool! No problem!!!
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FERNL Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks very much for the +fav Thanks for everything!
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CountessHalcyon Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
No problem! ^_^
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