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Comments are always appriciated and will always be read and often replied to. <3
To anyone who's interested in seeing the process of my recently finished mural painting; I've recorded all of my livestream sessions and made one video out of it.
I didn't stream everything, because  I didn't plan big streaming sessions for those. They were mostly tiny details that couldn't be seen anyway.
I'm sorry for the bad quality, I streamed with my crappy webcam. :D

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Meike Hakkaart
Artist | Student | Digital Art
Hey there!

I'm Meike, but most people know me as Maquenda, Maq for short.
Animals and nature have always facinated me, even when I was a little kid. By observing I learned to draw by myself ever since I could hold a pencil.

I've had a few different phases where I would draw one type of animal. First they were horses, then parrots and other birds, then dogs, wolves, cats and ofcourse dragons and unicorns. The only animal I rarely drew were humans... :P

When I was 12 I started to draw Lion King fanart and I joined TLK FAA. Since then I only drew lions and anything that had to do with TLK. You can still see I'm pretty much stuck in that phase... :P
The TLK community has meant a big deal for me. I made a lot of friends and met amazing people that inspired me. Therefore I'm very grateful, because it helped me to improve and made me less lonely during Highschool.

One of my passions is also watching animated movies (besides TLK :P). It was a big part of my childhood and it still is. Because of this, I started to follow the course ''Animation and Audiovisual Design''. I recently graduated and now I'm going to ArtEZ in Zwolle ad I'm following the course ''Illustration'' now. Lets hope I can make it!

I'm currently trying to get out of my boundaries and improve more on my human skills.
Feel free to talk to me, PM me or leave a comment. I'm quite friendly (unless it's way too early xD) and I love to make friends and I always try to reply.
I don't do trades anymore but I'm open for commissions. For more info you can read my journal, or ask me about it in a PM. :)


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Frost-dot-Bite Featured By Owner 5 days ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
Maquenda Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Digital Artist
Frost-dot-Bite Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
HALLO :heart:
IAMINTHECLOUDS Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2014  Student Artist
Hey man! So I have a question, your OC is she a breed that other people can use? Like no copyright or anything but like we make our own of her species? 

Thank you!
Maquenda Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Nope I made her for myself..sorry
IAMINTHECLOUDS Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014  Student Artist
Okay! Thank you anyway
Harayadem Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I absolutely love your art work! :D
MadanPatil Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
Your gallery is a full of beautiful artwork, really awesome work! Added you to my watch list :love:
JillHoffman Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Captivating work! So beautiful!
TigerLilly9 Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2014  Student General Artist
Your art is amazing!!! keep up the great work!!
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