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(Ignore stars, I don't use them) I think this is a good practice piece. The colour choice is sutably neutral all around, without any ja...

Anatomy Studies I. by scopsowlpost

these are excellent practice! Repetition of the form can really give you an idea of how it works in 3D. It's unfortunate that I haven't...

WIP Korra Portrait by anim3admir3r

(Ignore stars, I don't rate WIPs) I love Korra! :D I can see you're on the right track here with this drawing. It's pretty accurate beca...

(Ignore stars, I don't give them for studies / practice / WIPs) I think this is a great idea for a study. I would never be offended if ...

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I want YOU... to DRAW!

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For pixel artists: This means you may use my stock to create dolls, with credit, but not doll bases.

My stock may not be used to make tutorials, including photo editing tutorials. This falls under reposting my stock unedited.

- I would appreciate it if my stock wasn't used for any hateful, pornographic, violent or obscene creation. Of course, this is very difficult to even define, much less enforce, so I just ask you to use your judgement when using my stock.

In the end, I reserve the right to ask anyone to remove any artwork using my stock that I feel breaks these terms of use.

- My stock is intended for art reference and use in photo manipulations. It is not free pornography. I am NOT a fetish model. I will NEVER do nude photos. Ever. Don't ask.

- DO NOT add my stock to "hot girl" folders or fetish folders. Feet, vore, inflation, etc. NO. You can have your fetish and kink but keep me out of it. This goes for favourites or art. I'm really strict about my no-porn rule.

- PLEASE DON'T make comments about my body. Even comments you think are compliments. I don't need to hear that I have a "nice ass". Keep it about the art.

- Questions and comments about anatomy and poses are fine. "Why is your shoulder bent?" or "are you locking your elbow when you hold it?" are perfectly acceptable comments.

- Not all images on this account are stock images, so if you cannot download it, it's not stock.

- Blocked users are automatically forbidden from using my stock.
My new year's resolution is to eat more vegetables. Although I love the idea of going vegetarian or vegan, I know deep down in my heart that I simply love sweet mesquite BBQ ribs too much. So I compromised and told myself I would eat more vegetables to balance out my omnivore ways.

Squash! It's not just for putting by your front door in the fall!

IMG 249squash by RobynRose

Preheat oven to 400*F and place the rack in the middle.
Cut the squash in half and scoop out the insides.
Cut a small piece off of the bottom of the round side of each half, so that they don't roll around on the pan when facing up.
In a bowl, or in one of the squash halves if you're lazy, mix:
2 teaspoons margarine
2 teaspoons brown sugar
1 clove garlic finely chopped (or a small squeeze of garlic paste in a tube)
1/2 tsp salt
Less than half a teaspoon, to taste:
Ground black pepper
Powdered ginger
"Italian seasoning" Which can include oregano, basil, thyme, rosemary, marjoram, sage (if you have those as separate bottles, feel free to sprinkle in)

Mash the butter mixture up with a spoon, or fingers if you haven't emptied the dishwasher yet.
Split the mixture between the two halves, coating the bowl and the inner side.
Lick fingers clean and place on a baking sheet in the oven for 45 mins to and hour.
Check halfway through and re-baste the sides if you feel like it.
Every time I think I can finally break my connection to the universe, those Harry Potter Christmas marathons suck me right back in with powerful feelings of wonderment. I want to write fanfiction again. Badly. I want to write about wizard colleges in North America and nextgen children! And underdeveloped characters! and Hufflepuff / Ravenclaw points of view! I've already started pre-plotting something a little long involving Draco slowly, agonizingly coming to terms with his past, and Hermione going off to Wizard university! Feeling super inspired.

Oh, Potterverse, you suck me back in every time!

EDIT: As I said above, I like Draco Malfoy. But I don't like "good" Draco, the kind that may be prone to wearing leather pants... *cough*. I really like bad characters for being bad. I like Draco and Voldemort and Loki and the Joker because I like the idea of them being bad, nonredeemable characters. I feel like it sort of deflates the characters to make them sympathetic or justified or somehow secret jerks with a heart of gold. Why not use the character you have available, even though these examples are played by very attractive, very personable actors, to do fun, interesting, cathartic bad things?

I don't know, I just see a lot of fiction doing backflips to try to justify a bad character's behaviour, and while I think some takes can make a refreshing anti-hero if done very well, lots of them fall into weird rationalization of a bad person, especially if it's needed for an unlikely romantic pairing.

Also, if you're doing lots of rationalization, where is the fun in seeing the bad guy get their due? Like, Draco shouldn't get away with all the racism and bullying he did in school. He was categorically awful, and pretty much everyone who wasn't a death eater knew it. But that's the difference, in my opinion, between being a good character (interesting, complex) and being a good person. You don't have to be a good person to be a good character. Hence why I like Draco and Voldemort and Loki and the Joker just as bad as they are. :D

Like seriously, don't try to date a murderous psychopath. I just can't see it ending well. o_O


Flower Stock 1 by RobynRose
Flower Stock 1
Very old photo that I found while digging on an ancient flash drive.
Feel free to use as stock, but please
read my rules on my front page first
By downloading or using my stock, you automatically agree to follow my rules.
Tina Fey in Diamonds Quilt by RobynRose
Tina Fey in Diamonds Quilt
This is a work-inprogress shot of my quilt of Tina Fey, made out of roughly 10,000 1/2" squares of quilting cotton.
The quilt, including a recently added plain black border measures roughly 1.2 x 1.2 meters.
There are about 250+ different fabrics used in this portrait. The jagged edges are because all of the squares are rendered as 45 degree diamonds.
I started this in February 2014 and finished the initial sewing and border in July.
Tina unfortunately does not have a backing yet, and so is not yet finished.

This image is a craft I made and NOT STOCK.
Please do not use this image.

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Fantard5 Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for all those references! <3
I'll be sure to credit whenever I use them, Please ignore all those people who harass you,
Stay strong!
Thanks again : D
RobynRose Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015
Thanks! I'd love to see what you make. :D
Ferngirl Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm pretty sure that the reference I used for this picture was from your page, but I can't find it.  XD…
AkaiiTori Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2015
These are some absolutely wonderful and helpful references! ;v;
RobynRose Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2015
Thank you! I hope you find them useful ^^
Catwagons Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Your stock is so great! And gosh, you are very pretty, too! Will be using for sketch references. :)
Abolling Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
I love your stock. i will use this in the future and thank you for doing what you do. 
Jun-Saucedo Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
ty so much for the fav, you have made my day :D :clap:
ChibiAkatsukiLeader Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I referenced your work here. chibiakatsukileader.deviantart…

Thank you for having wonderful stock and letting people use it! 
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