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new painting [Dec. 17th, 2002|05:47 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith
here's my newest painting (just finished it - whew!) it's called "Sulking in the Swamp"

eep! i need to get ready - my mom & sisters are going to be here to pick me up at any minute...

[User Picture]From: foxmagic
2002-12-17 04:12 pm (UTC)
Omigosh, that's beautiful! I didn't realize you were a painter!

What else have you done?

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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2002-12-17 07:57 pm (UTC)
Thank you thank you!!!

Yep, I'm a painter. I quit my "day job" a couple years ago, and I've been supporting myself by doing freelance artwork, commissioned portraits, etc. ever since. I sell little paintings on eBay, prints, that sort of thing. It feels really nice to thumb my nose at everyone who predicted dire futures for me when I decided to pursue my art as a career =) Eventually I'd like to become successful enough for Matt not to have to work any longer, so he can be a "kept man." =)

My website is http://www.strangeling.com if you'd like to see more. I've got a book coming out next fall - a collaboration with Brian Froud (one of my favourite artists of all time - I'm thrilled!) and several other fantasy artists. I'll be sure to update everyone as that project progresses!
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From: (Anonymous)
2002-12-20 01:57 pm (UTC)


Hi, i stumbled across your website earlier and i just wanted to say how gorgeous your work is, truly.
The pictures are amazing, and so original..
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2002-12-21 11:48 pm (UTC)

Re: Hello...

Hi Hellen! Thank you so much for the kind words =)
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[User Picture]From: foxmagic
2002-12-23 07:26 am (UTC)
Please do! I had a look through your site... beautiful beautiful, I really like your style. :)

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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2002-12-23 02:09 pm (UTC)
Thank you! ::beams::
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