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So, I'm sitting here in bed, looking at the "Pissy Peacock" painting I started in high school (Four years ago. Almost five) and finished in high school. Then I got it out a year later and was like: "Oh dear God, why didn't someone tell me how HORRID this is?! Do my friends really hate me that much? Or were they as delusional as I was?" So I redid it. And then, I looked at it and said, no, that's not right at all. And redid it again. And then I screwed up and had to redo the entire body. Now, I'm looking at it with distain but at the same time, love. Why love? Well, because this painting in itself has improved my oil painting skills...and maybe also enabling my inner art perfectionist. That's another reason why I haven't finished it. I want to put something out there that I'm amazing at. That shows what I can do and how damn well I can do it. Because I know I can do it. And it does look a lot better than it did. So this summer, I am making it my mission to finish this Pissy Peacock. No, I will not be selling it. I've put too much of my life and myself into this painting to sell it. It will not happen. I will be buried with this painting.

I also started drawing this girl. The only damned problem? Her lips. Her lips are the problem, oh and lets not forget her cock-eyed eyes. I first started drawing her in math, yes I know, bad, and then I transfered her to my sketch book. Now, she looks like crap because I had to change how I did things. I have high expectations of myself, and I'm a perfectionist. Oh good lord, I'm my own worst nightmare. In my opinion though, it is better to have high expectations than no expectations.

One of these days, I'm going to finish something that I'm proud of. That I don't look back at and say: "That could be so much better if I just..."
  • Mood: Not Impressed
  • Listening to: See-Line Woman- Nina Simone
  • Reading: The Help, The Lovely Bones, and my French book
  • Watching: The "Pissy Peacock"


Carrie P.
Artist | Student | Photography
United States
I am an aspiring photographer. I am sarcastic, that will not go away anytime soon. I am stubborn and pigheaded, like any American. I will stand by what I say and what I do until I die. That's just the way it is, very rarely will I back down and say I was wrong.

Current Residence: Van down by the river
Favourite genre of music: A lot
Favourite photographer: Ansel Adams, Margaret Bourke-White
Favourite style of art: Impressionism, Photography, Realism,
Operating System: MacBook Pro osx
MP3 player of choice: iPod touch
Shell of choice: Seashell of course
Skin of choice: I'm not that guy from Hannibal. It puts the lotion on it's skin or else it gets the hose a
Personal Quote: Keep staring and I'll give you something to stare at :D

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RinkuMiyaviSama Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I found you here by reading your stories on Lunaescence :D
Your photos are beautiful!!

:) Dunno if you're still on DA, but just had to comment~
TheBrassLatch Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2013  Student Photographer
Why thank you, darlin! I rarely ever on here -_-v . Sometimes it just gets too hectic, ya know? I am on tumblr much, much more. There's a link to that on my Luna as well. Thanks for stopping by! 
mintymintymid Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist

Welcome to DeliciousDAFood - [link]

I’m really looking forward to seeing your submissions and any suggestions to our favourites gallery!! :)

rosariovampirecool Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Found you on Lunaescence and you're just an amazing writer~ I loved "Crush" the most :iconteheplz:

With those stories, you made my day~
Map545 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
hello just going around :D
DarkKozi Featured By Owner May 8, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I've read your fanfiction on Lunaescence. I love it so much! You're a wonderful writer! :love:
1pieceluver Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2011  Student General Artist
Happy Early BIrthday!!
TheBrassLatch Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2011  Student Photographer
Thank you.
sandersonia Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2010
Thanks for the fav!
TheBrassLatch Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2010  Student Photographer
Of course!
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