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Former Boardtrack Racer by gem2niki Former Boardtrack Racer by gem2niki
Copy pasting from my (oudated) blogspot [link]

This was our first BFA project in Fall 2010. Our assignment was given by alumni working at ILM. Boardtrack racing was an old sport that was eventually banned in the 1930s. Our assignment was to design 3 characters, story moments, and a prop. My main character is a former racer turned mechanic with a wooden leg. He has become bitter from being unable to race anymore and slowly distanced himself away from his friends and girlfriend.

I revised it so many times for my portfolio/BFA gallery and then made prints to sell at Otakon. Even tho I made super limited prints, it sold out :D Yay!

I'll probably upload stuff from my bfa portfolio...

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Former Boardtrack Racer by *gem2niki ( Suggested by kurosawaminn and Featured by Thiefoworld )
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hayati83 Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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dedoters Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013   General Artist
great work, i love the scene...
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ENT2PRI9SE Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
The woman in the yellow dress looks like Jane from Disney's 1999 film Tarzan.
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Jopeja Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'd love to see a movie based off of this!
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AndySerrano Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
You wonderful art work has been featured in my March 2013 [link] journal.
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QAuZ Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013
Hi! Your work has been featured here [link] :heart: :hug:
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QAuZ Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013
Hi! Your work has been featured here [link] :heart: :hug:
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fetchingfeast Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013
Hello there! This picture is featured on my April's list.
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Thank you for your wonderful art!
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absentii Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2013  Professional Photographer
ooooh!
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Kloudhandz Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
very nice painting!!
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