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Hello all,

Well some truly wonderful news to announce.   A completely unexpected event has happened with regards to my artwork that went to benefit Stan Sakai.   It raised $338!!!   A true miracle.  Never in a million, zillion years would I have thought my art could generate so much for them...I am shocked,  honored, and overwhelmed.  But most of all THANKFUL to those that had the faith and appreciation to bid, so high, for my art.  I hope that one day I will be worthy of your faith in my work...thank you.   There was no way we could have financially helped the Sakai's, so thank did more to help them than I could have ever been able to do. My family,  and I'm sure his as well,  appreciate your contribution.

I am so happy.   Stan took the time to thank personally on my FB page (that meants a lot to me) :woot: and in addition the incredibly talented Bill Morrison (Simpson's and Futurama) was really kind And 1) liked my art :faint: holy crap!! and 2) inform me that I made it into the tribute book as well!!!  What the F!!!   I am in the up coming tribute book for Stan with all the great artists I both admire and work I look at all the time to help me draw!

Seriously,  this is the 2nd greatest honor of my life.  First marriage to my wife, Melsie.   Being in this book Is certainly #2.   A book that helps someone and it is someone I both admire and respect.   A book in which the greatest and most skilled artists of the industry have contributed to.   I feel far out of place people.  

But I am in print...and pick up a copy to see myself and all the truly great artists.  ALL PROFITS go to help Stan and Sharon.   Awesome  gesture Dark Horse Comics,  yet another reason I love that company.

Its out next month.….

I'll post when and where to idea yet.

Well thank you all for your support.   HONESTLY,  without all of you giving me faves and support which gave me the confidence to keep at my art.  So I thank all too!

Still in shock...


Mike Anderson
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
Current Residence: The Planet NOOG at Apha 34.8.74 or Galesburg, IL on Thursdays
deviantWEAR sizing preference: Large
Print preference: Artichokes or mad wobats
Favourite genre of music: industrial, punk, metal, rock, classical instrumental
Favourite photographer: I'll find one soon here at Deviant
Favourite style of art: really any.
Operating System: XP for me
Shell of choice: ones you can hear the ocean in
Skin of choice: Usually my own, Why you want to lend me yours?
Favourite cartoon character: Wow, hum. I guess Captain America, because he stood as an ideal a living one.
Personal Quote: By the Power of Cheeze

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ThePsiFiles Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
I just love your art - very exciting and evocative! Great attention to detail in the backgrounds and expressions - and lovely female anatomy! Do you take commissions or requests?
D-Blue02 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday, man!
Lonzo1 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016   General Artist
Happy B-Day Buddy!
Knight3000 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy birthday my friend
Hope you enjoy it
ppgrainbow Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy birthday! :party::cake:
DoomBerry83 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016
happy b-day!
BalloonPrincess Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016  Hobbyist Filmographer
Once again, happy birthday!  :)
Soviet-Superwoman Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2016
Happy Birthday! :D
RBL-M1A2Tanker Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2016
In a short time hence, may you have a most happy birthday, for that is the day that you descended upon the Earth in a shower of lightening! :D (Big Grin)  Also, have delicious Have your cake and eat it too that day!
frankiepig2003 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2015
I'm running another contest for artists: The Fury and Justice Girl Costume Contest…
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