How can I contact you?
For general/business inquiries you can send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
For store inquiries: email@example.com
Please avoid DMs since I don't check them often!
Please note that:
- I don't accept or do promotions.
- Reposting my art is prohibited. Do not repost on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Weibo, etc pages/accounts. Do not use for Youtube or Tiktok videos.
- I don't accept NFT related offers.
If your inquiry fits the above I'm very likely to decline or not reply. Sorry!
Are you available for freelance work? Do you do commissions?
Personal commissions are closed. I am available for freelance work but slots are limited. Feel free to contact me via email if you're interested!
What's your policy about using your art?
Using my art as your profile picture is totally fine as long as I'm credited in your bio! Do not use my art as profile picture for your brand/business page.
You can't sell/repost/copy/edit/trace my art. Do not use for self branding or advertising. Do not use my art as stream overlay or youtube/tiktok video background image (e.g. for music). Do not use my original characters for role playing. Do not use my art as game assets.
- Detailed terms here
Thank you for understanding. If you're not sure, feel free to ask me directly!
Can I get your art tattoed?
Sure! Unless I specifically state the otherwise any artwork is okay to use as tattoo design! It's not obligatory but if you do get my art tattooed a tips would be very appreciated! https://ko-fi.com/tvchany
I'd also love to see the result!
What program/devices do you use for art? What brushes do you use?
I use Clip Studio Paint EX for drawing, animation and pixel art. For post edit I use Photoshop CS6.
As for tablets I use a Wacom Cintiq 16 and Ipad 2018. I also use a wacom intuos draw occasionally.
Lineart: DYOT brush (settings: watercolor edge max)
For pixel art I use the default Dot Pen or any hard/opaque brush and disable anti-aliasing.
What canvas size do you use for Pixel art?
My canvases vary from 150x150 to 800x800 px. I like faces to be about 100x100 and the rest depends on the composition I'm doing. A full body shot is usually about 700 px long. Chibis sprites are about 40x40 px.
How old are you? Were are you based?
I prefer not to give my exact age but I was born in the 90s so I'm somewhere in my twenties! I'm based in Geneva, Switzerland.
What's your educational background, how did you learn art?
I graduated from art school in fashion design and clothing making in 2017, and started freelancing in 2018.
Illustration and animation is self taught.
I've always been interested in Japanese culture and been enjoying drawing anime as far as I can remember!
I learned animation and film making basics playing around with Pivot in my early teen years, and started doing short movies and music videos on a french animation website with a 2D flash engine for animation.