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About Deviant Premium Member Phillip M JacksonUnited Kingdom Group :iconb3tards: b3tards
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Phillip M Jackson
United Kingdom
Current Residence: The darkest corner of England
Favourite genre of music: Contemporary Classics (A contradiction, but accurate appraisal)
Favourite style of art: Comic book/Anime/Manga
Personal Quote: "Fortune favours the prepared"
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I remember when I was a kid, I'd record Saturday morning cartoons, play them back, pause the image, put a piece of paper over the screen and trace my favourite characters.
Now this was really hard in the VHS era, because a paused image on a VHS is usually either broken up or shakes so much that you’ll have some kind of fit if you look at it too long, it depended on how cheap and sh*tty your machine was.
But I worked really hard at it, man. I spent ages getting the linework just right, I was so careful, and when I peeled the page from the static cling of the bulbous, cathode ray tube screen, the character looked exactly right on the page. And you wanna know what I took away from that endeavour? What all that effort taught me?

Jack f**king sh*t.

You don’t pick up or develop any skills by tracing. You don’t devise and perfect your own methods by tracing. You do not progress as an artist by tracing. All you get is a loss of credibility, especially in this day and age, because even if you rip off the work of a lesser-known, hack-cartoonist like me, someone’s gonna spot it and call you out.


Really?


REALLY?!


F**KING REALLY?!

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:iconpsychopathgod1984:
PsychopathGod1984 Featured By Owner 2 hours ago
Is that what you really look like?
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:iconolenevfm:
OlenevFM Featured By Owner 6 hours ago
cfk dat size
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:iconblazedriver:
BlazeDriver Featured By Owner 16 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
They're banning people in forums and chats for mentioning ebola now lol
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:iconnichrysalis:
Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 20 hours ago  Hobbyist Writer
Best devID I've seen in a long time. :D Personality, honesty, and good humor. :thumbsup:
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IzzyBellz Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Someone is stealing/tracing your art and might even be making money from it: vanillup.tumblr.com/post/10050…
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II-Eddduardddo-II Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
 let's kill this guy! 
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:iconizzybellz:
IzzyBellz Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i linked the post that talks about the person stealing, GearBoy

He has a deviantart account here and memecenter account
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II-Eddduardddo-II Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
JollyJack is Awesome... We need to Ban This GearBoy or something...

I GONNA KILL THAT B*TCH !!!






Nope... Just Kidding....
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:icon12luigi:
12luigi Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
hello sir 

may i draw chloe with my character  ^^ ? 
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:iconsuperbluepanda:
SuperBluePanda Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Fuck yeah spaceballs reference

oh yeah also you art is super funny
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:iconfaniislahul:
faniislahul Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
you're funny
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SeaofFallingStars Featured By Owner 2 days ago
I have to say, your speech on Sexism v. Immaturity is awesome.

....though it makes me want to see how you'd draw the characters from Kill la Kill.
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DallasBlack Featured By Owner 3 days ago
Cool, I found your DA account (wholly by accident, I thought my favorite furry artists were only on the websites that specialize in porn-I try to keep my distant from that stuff these days so I never joined them). I've been a fan of your stuff when I first discovered the furry fandom. Now I can be a watcher.

BTW, I really love your character Scarlet, she is probably one of my favorite furry characters. She is so damn adorable yet at the same time very sexy. Not much in the brains department but as they say, "when your pretty you don't need smarts".
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The-Skyward-Wolfman Featured By Owner 3 days ago  New member Student Artist
Hello? 
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u7y6t5r4e3w2q1 Featured By Owner 4 days ago  New member Professional General Artist
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