Prints & Files, Commissions
I am open to commissions. Prices for my larger files for sale on this site are based on the size and quality of the file. They also have a CC-BY-NC-SA license with a request. I have some older, better quality prints of my historical warriors series available for sale to anyone who asks.
I am one of the remaining earliest Elfwood
members, working on uploading my gallery. I am inspired by British, Oklahoman, Pacific NW USA nature; ancient/Medieval/(neo-)Classical & Renaissance eras (Phidias, Polykleitos, Lysippos, Phidias, Scopas, Praxiteles, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Buonaratti, Rembrandt van Rijn, Pre-raphaelites,) Impressionism/Pointillism & Expressionism/Surrealism, Brandywine school (Howard Pyle, the Wyeths; ) Symbolism & Art Nouveau (John Duncan, Ivan Bilibin; ) old Disney (Marc Davis & Glen Keane, ...,) Alfred Bestall and Hal Foster and their captionless comics Rupert (also symmetric) and Prince Valiant, respectively, various 1930s - '80s comics artists, Alan Lee; Howard David Johnson; Frank Frazetta; Boris Vallejo & Julie Bell; Larry Elmore; Jeff Easley; Fred Fields; Bros. Hildebrandt; Clyde Caldwell; Ken Kelly; Michael Whelan; Keith Parkinson; many other old school D&D artists, Rowena Morrill; Alex Ross; Cam Kennedy, Barry Windsor-Smith.
My main art/literature/role-playing game characters are classic D&D-type elves: Darwin & Marian. Human characters, are: a knight (Conan,) thief (Alaric/Tyran,) mystic (Elric/Talien,) druidess (Sonja,) witch (Kira,) priestess (Valeria.) I have imagined different worlds for games, and sometimes the characters are similar, and sometimes different.
I was born vegan (total vegetarian.) My art is mathematical/scientific/philosophical/spiritual, realist/naturalist. I sign 'Chmelik' (the original Bohemian spelling.) I am also a musician
, mathematician/computier scientist who likes philosophy such as copyleft
Most my art is under a 'creative commons share-alike non-commercial licence:' non-commercially, you can share it and create works based on them that must be under a 'creative commons share-alike non-commercial licence,' but read the 'CC' link by each piece for details.
Current Residence: Spokane, Washington state, USA
Favourite genre of music: traditional (ethnic/'folk'/world, Classical,) ambient/trance/Goa, classic/hippy rock, happy hardcore rave, discofunk, jazz/hip-hop/reggae/jungle
Favourite style of art: Classical/Neoclassical, Renaissance, Impressionism, non-abstract Expressionism, Symbolism, Pre-raphaelite, Brandywine, Surrealism, Futurism, Demoscene
Operating System: GNU/Linux, BSD
MP3 player of choice: software: Open Cubic Player. hardware: iRiver device a friend got dumpster diving
Shell of choice: (k|ba)sh
Wallpaper of choice: architecture, European (such as Classical Athena) art, my art, philosophical art, redheads in swimsuits, SF&F art, KDE background setting to look like a sky (gradient)
Favourite cartoon character: Rupert, Prince Valiant, Batman, Dan Dare, Buck Rogers, Flash Gordon, Batgirl/Oracle, Black Widow, Cyclone, Daphne (of Scooby-Doo!,) Hawkgirl, Marvel Girl/Phoenix, Mary Jane, Nightwing, Pepper Potts, Red Tornado, Velma (of Scooby-Doo!,) Wonder Woman, original Wonder Girl
Personal Quote: I am, therefore I can think.