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After A Long Day Of Work by memod
After A Long Day Of Work
This one has been taking me a while. A lot of things have kept me busy lately, and it wasn't easy to find time for it...but I think it was worth it.
I also want to apologise, that I may not have gotten back to each and every one of you. I read every comment and message I get and try to respond as much as I can, but I cannot always respond immediately and then messages get pushed back by the next ones...Hope you guys understand =]

As always, prints will be up soon and feel free to follow me on facebook:
I am thinking about beginning to upload scans from my sketchbooks there and such, so yeah =]

All the best and much love :heart:
Coming Home by memod
Coming Home
Dug out this old piece and decided to finish it off. Am still far from happy with it, but meh, I just can't see it anymore.

Hope you guys get something out of it. Much love :heart:

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Gone Fishing by memod
Gone Fishing
I could have gone on meddling with this, but it really was about time to call it done. Tried to put into practise the things that I had learnt with my recent studies. It has certainly been a fun piece.

Not much else to say. Prints should be up tomorrow and I hope that you guys enjoy it. Will also try to catch up on messages, it's been a couple of busy weeks :faint:
Let me know what you think!

Time to catch some sleep.
The Ways Of Passion by memod
The Ways Of Passion
Whew I'm speeding up with those submissions, am I not? ;)

This piece was fun. It really is a study from a photo reference. Again, the goal was to work on simplification and to pay more attention to brush strokes. Guess it went a little beyond a study, haha :D
Hope you guys enjoy it, print should be up soon =]

On a sidenote....I really need to find a way to check my stuff on a calibrated monitor...on my cintiq the colours seemed a lot more subtle than here... :hmm:

Anyhow, let me know what you think :heart:
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Summer Clouds by memod
Summer Clouds
On the train back to Berlin the sky was so fascinatingly beautiful, that I couldn't help but try to paint something in that spirit. Although, seeing it on a screen other than the cintiq now, I feel like the colours and contrasts are off...maybe I will revise it in a few days. Or maybe not. :paranoid:

In any case, am trying to work on my brushwork and on simplification...hope you guys enjoy it!
Daniel :heart:

After the previous journal entry had graced my dA profile for like a year and a half, I figured it's about time for a new one. Hopefully though my recent submissions have proved that I am indeed alive. And I can tell you that it feels good to finally have some new pieces up. Since June last year I have been working as a full time concept artist, and that left me pretty much no time for personal stuff. But I am having a great time at the job and I have learned so much and have in fact painted more than ever before. Lately I just got too fed up with having only my rather old pieces up, hence why I made the time for new ones. And I'm definitely happy that you guys are enjoying them, that's great encouragement. There are a good many more pieces in the pipeline, but I don't know yet when I will find the time to finish them.

The next couple of weeks will be rather chaotic for me and I will probably not be online much, so please don't take offense if I am not replying immediately. I will still read every comment. But life sure isn't boring these days.

Hope all of you are doing well!
Dancakes :heart:


Some of my recent paintings:

Birth Of Giants by memod Fighting The Mountain by memod An Unexpected Find by memod

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Daniel Alekow
Artist | Professional
Current Residence: Berlin / Leipzig, Germany

Occupation: Concept Artist

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Levothnix Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student Digital Artist
Hey there, I love your conceptual art you are very talented and creative :D
memod Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional
That's nice of you to say, thank you, Wendy =] I try my best :D
YoshiFuckingHell Featured By Owner 4 days ago   Digital Artist
Ich find deine Sachen einfach so niceLittle Pixel Heart      Heart Love  Hamtaro Mouse Emoji-03 (Squee) [V1] 
memod Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional
Das ist echt lieb von dir, dass du das sagst, danke =] :aww: Wie war dein Wochenende? =]
YoshiFuckingHell Featured By Owner 4 days ago   Digital Artist
Ist nur die Wahrheit Little Pixel Heart 

Echt geil (hoffe dich stört die Ausdrucksweise nicht?) 
Kennst du Lasertag? Das war ich mit 5 weiteren Freunden spielen 1 1/2 Stunden lang und jetzt hab ich nen abartigen Muskelkater weil man sich da richtig oft hinhocken musste um nicht getroffen zu werden 
War aber trotzdem richtig :cute poop: xD

Wie war dein Wochenende?
memod Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional

Haha nein, passt schon :lol: Und jep, kenn ich, hab ich auch einmal gemacht...war danach definitiv ziemlich erschöpft :lol: Aber es hat auch gut Spaß gemacht =] Wie hast du abgeschnitten? ;)

Mein Wochenende war ganz okay. Ich hab meine Familie in Leipzig besucht, mein Großvater hatte Geburtstag. Es gab viel Essen :lol: Nur die jeweils drei Stunden Busfahrt haben ein wenig genervt. Aber naja :D
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memod Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional
I'm not sure I follow...? :lol: :confused:
Nintendo1889 Featured By Owner 3 days ago
MonicaNaomy Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2015  Student General Artist
Incredible art! :D
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