My name is Al, and I'm a freelance illustrator/graphics artist from the Philippines. I am available for commissions! Interested parties may feel free to drop me a message or email at artistmonk [at] hotmail [dot] com.

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"And So The World of Love Begins" 12x18 inches . Montblanc 144 and Sheaffer Balance Lifetime with Sailor Kiwaguro Ink, Diamine Ancient Copper, J. Herbin Lie De The, Schneider White Ink marker, Sakura Koi watercolor. .

"And So The World of Love Begins"
12x18 inches
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Montblanc 144 and Sheaffer Balance Lifetime with Sailor Kiwaguro Ink, Diamine Ancient Copper, J. Herbin Lie De The, Schneider White Ink marker, Sakura Koi watercolor.
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I parked the Pilot ballpen and, instead, used the Pilot Metropolitan fountain pen for inking. Watercolor is Prang Glitter. Flesh tone is J. Herbin “Lie de The” ink. Sailor brush pen for detail on colors. 

I parked the Pilot ballpen and, instead, used the Pilot Metropolitan fountain pen for inking. Watercolor is Prang Glitter. Flesh tone is J. Herbin “Lie de The” ink. Sailor brush pen for detail on colors. 

Experimenting with ink washes and watercolor. Sketched with Black Wing Palomino pencil. Osmiroid and Quink inks for shadows with Sakura watercolor. Kaweco classic sport and Lamy Safari for the lines. For the uninitiated, this is a portrait of Oberyn Martell from GoT.

Experimenting with ink washes and watercolor. Sketched with Black Wing Palomino pencil. Osmiroid and Quink inks for shadows with Sakura watercolor. Kaweco classic sport and Lamy Safari for the lines. For the uninitiated, this is a portrait of Oberyn Martell from GoT.

Reposting this drawing from a few months ago, now with the pen used for the line art. The Platinum Riviere medium nib. Scandalously cheap fountain pen for a decent performance.

Reposting this drawing from a few months ago, now with the pen used for the line art. The Platinum Riviere medium nib. Scandalously cheap fountain pen for a decent performance.

“鎌倉大仏" Kamakura Daibutsu . Sakura Koi, Pilot 78G, Pilot ballpoint, Pilot Progrex 0.7, Sailor Profit brush. The only non-Japanese here is the paper.

鎌倉大仏" Kamakura Daibutsu . Sakura Koi, Pilot 78G, Pilot ballpoint, Pilot Progrex 0.7, Sailor Profit brush. The only non-Japanese here is the paper.

By candle light in this stormy weather, the things we can make and do. How about a hand-made Lovecraftian box to store your favorite pens?

Materials: lots of craft paper, vinyl stickers, thermoplastic adhesive, foam board, sintra board, acrylic paints, costume prop accessories.

By candle light in this stormy weather, the things we can make and do. How about a hand-made Lovecraftian box to store your favorite pens?

Materials: lots of craft paper, vinyl stickers, thermoplastic adhesive, foam board, sintra board, acrylic paints, costume prop accessories.

Osmiroid fountain pen and ink. The black Quink is from the Schneider Pen.

Osmiroid fountain pen and ink. The black Quink is from the Schneider Pen.

A quick and dirty WH40K Space Marine Purity Seal made of discarded found objects around the house. Later, we will figure out where to pin this. Perhaps, on an unrelenting coffee mug…  . .

A quick and dirty WH40K Space Marine Purity Seal made of discarded found objects around the house. Later, we will figure out where to pin this. Perhaps, on an unrelenting coffee mug…
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A handcrafted tome awaits for your next gaming adventure! It can be a prop for a crucial highlight in the game’s story. It can also serve as your handy character sheet to keep track of your XP’s and GP’s. Surely a conversation starter at every gaming session!
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