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Some new icons.... [Nov. 26th, 2003|09:10 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith


[User Picture]From: gossamerfaery
2003-11-26 06:23 pm (UTC)
The mermaid icon is a trip! You really look like you are in water, but I can't tell if you are lying down instead! Cool effect!

I always wondered if you found a way to take all of these pictures of yourself, well, by yourself! LOL
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-11-28 02:15 pm (UTC)
Hehe, most of these are just taken with my webcam =) Although, for full-figure pose shots I usually recruit kaokame ;)
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[User Picture]From: bikutoria
2003-11-26 07:11 pm (UTC)
Ahhh, that second one is especially awesome! It's the hair, I think.
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From: faerieshine
2003-11-26 07:34 pm (UTC)
You are just SO so pretty Jasmine! And QUITE a talented paintress to boot :)
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-11-28 02:06 pm (UTC)
Hehe, thank you Kayti!!!!
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[User Picture]From: waltzingdog
2003-11-26 07:40 pm (UTC)
I just love these!!!!!!!! (and the paintings that go with!)
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[User Picture]From: paperdollhearts
2003-11-26 08:48 pm (UTC)
simply amazing!!
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[User Picture]From: smallgirl
2003-11-26 09:43 pm (UTC)
those are so cool!
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From: delphineart
2003-11-26 10:05 pm (UTC)
Jas, you are the cutest thing in the world, I want your face in a button pin LOLLLL !! And that mermaid is INCREDIBLE !!! GORRRRGEOUS !!!
Your latest portraits are from your very best, they are WONDERFUL !
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[User Picture]From: firegazer
2003-11-26 11:35 pm (UTC)


You are now one of my idols. Good lord... how do you get the colors to obey... *thwaps oil colors*

Your mermaid is amazing. If I were not broke, I would make an effort to buy it.
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-11-28 01:58 pm (UTC)

Re: Wow

Thank you!!!

Hehe, I like acrylics better than oils myself - mostly because they dry in like five minutes (instead of a week like oils!).
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[User Picture]From: shyfayrie
2003-11-27 12:03 am (UTC)
AHH! HOW FUN!! I swear I cant stop staring...
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From: faerystar
2003-11-27 03:53 am (UTC)
wow those are freaky!
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From: joinedatheheart
2003-11-27 04:11 am (UTC)
Those are really awesome!!! I especially like the 2nd one. HOw do you make gif icons anyway??
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-11-28 01:58 pm (UTC)
I use the free animation program that comes with Paint Shop Pro. It's a very simple program, but it does the job!

As for these specific types of icons, I take the photo of myself with my webcam, and then of course make an acrylic painting loosely based on the photo, scan it in, make both pictures the same size, line them up on top of each other as close as I can, and then I use a "morph" animation to make a little 6-frame animation!
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From: joinedatheheart
2003-11-28 02:21 pm (UTC)
I need an animation program =/ Your icons look really good.
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[User Picture]From: alohashark
2003-11-27 04:51 am (UTC)
coolness :-)
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From: dolls_eye
2003-11-27 05:14 am (UTC)
Wow, those are just spectacular!!
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From: lilackat
2003-11-27 06:30 am (UTC)
Ah! These icons always freak me out! (In a good way!) Hee Hee! ;)
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From: jasminefairy
2003-11-27 08:13 am (UTC)
oh how adorable!!! the second one is my favorite!!!!
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[User Picture]From: lordbleys
2003-11-27 08:29 pm (UTC)


That is impressive

thanks for shareing your artwork

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