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Line Mileage
Something I never paid a lot of attention to when I was in school was the idea of line mileage.  My instructors would bring it up in reference to character designs for animation.  "That's a lot of line mileage", they would say.  Clearly, I didn't get the line mileage idea when I was doing Mummies.  I mean come on.  Beside their wrappings they have a crazy amount of detail in the rest of the design.
Now, after 20 years of being a professional artist working in the animation industry with all of the insane deadlines that go with that, I understand line mileage a little more.  Just like with a pitcher, every pitch takes a little out of the arm, as an artist, every line takes a little that can't be given back.  Twenty years later, that equals a lot of tiger balm, ace bandages and ice.  Working digitally, it's worse than working traditionally.  When I was working on paper I could hold my pencil in a bunch of different ways.  The options are
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Al Conteh
Artist | Student | Film & Animation
United Kingdom
Animation student at Salford University, professional dabbler.
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I will do heads/portraits of your character of choice for 1500 points.

If you would like a head, note me and send the point with the details of the character and an image of the character.

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Christina-LY Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2016   General Artist
Thanks for the watch! ^v^
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alconteh Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2016  Student Filmographer
You're welcome. Keep up the dope work!
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IamDeathskull Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
thanks for the watch! 
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alconteh Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2016  Student Filmographer
You're welcome. Keep up the dope work!
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Furin94 Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2016   Digital Artist
Thank you very much for watching me! That's a really cool Icon and devID you have there
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alconteh Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2016  Student Filmographer
You're welcome! Thank you for the compliment! I'll have more stuff to upload to here soon. I'm just really busy right now ^^"
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Furin94 Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2016   Digital Artist
man I know the feeling ^^ it's a constant struggle
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BakuHatsuArts Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
thanks for the support!!:happybounce: +fav :happybounce: +fav :happybounce: +fav 
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alconteh Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2016  Student Filmographer
You're welcome haha keep up the great work!
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BakuHatsuArts Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
i will try :D
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