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Ninja Turtle by ChristopherStevens Ninja Turtle by ChristopherStevens
Sorry for the long delay in updates. Life has been in the way a lot these past few months.

I'm still painting as much as I can. It's a medium that is speaking to me more than any other has in my life. I've got a long way to go, but I'm really enjoying the highs and lows of this learning process.

I've wanted to revisit the Ninja Turtles for years, but never did for one reason or another. They were huge to me as a kid. Not the show so much as the comics. For about a year, they were all I drew. The comics had a serious tone that was never really captured by any other medium. They had a huge impact on me. I was going for a stronger turtle look than you normally see. It sort of works.

Oils on masonite.
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SidMaster Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
why is it red instead of orange?
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VonAnglesmith Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014
because the original ninja turtles all wore red.
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SidMaster Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
really? didn't know that, thanks.
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Max-Dunbar Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2013  Professional
that is so sweet. Love the more turtley style. Really suits him
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MightyMoose Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
stunning. I love the classic fantasy feel of the colours and techniques
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ChristopherStevens Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2013
Thanks:)
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vincentsdeviantart Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2013
Love the attitude!
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MaliciousJohn Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
OMGOD Rafael !!! o_O
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ChristopherStevens Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013
Mikey!
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MaliciousJohn Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
OH sorry that's right ! I got confused because of the red mask. He's got the fr***king nunchaku! Can't believe I made that mistake (~_~)
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