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Ricky Colson
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Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Houston, TX
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Now that the grownups are happy, it's time to focus on the little ones. Kids' versions of my Animal Whisperer t-shirts are here! The colors are slightly di
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Who doesn't like to keep warm with a nice cup of coffee or tea? We all have our favorite mug, including me (I have a few, actually). If you head on over to
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Here's some of that new stuff I've been teasing lately. I've been working hard to get these new t-shirts out to you in time for the holiday season and ‪#‎SmallBusinessSaturday‬. Go check out my new Animal Whisperer collection. All of my animals on 33 different color t-shirts!
I’m thrilled to introduce my new Animal Whisperer t-shirt collection. I’ve taken each of my animal silhouettes (every one of them!) and designed them as t-shirts. Are you an animal whisperer? Do you know someone else who has a special connection with the animal world? I’m offering my whisperer designs as short sleeved t-shirts printed with white designs. Each shirt is 100% fine cotton jersey and made in the USA. They’re extremely soft and have a ...
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There are some new purchase options for my fine art prints that I think you might be interested to hear about. First, let's talk about the materials: Two t
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Patreon post for my drawing of St. Patrick's Cathedral in El Paso. #patreon   #drawing   #architecture   #art  
<p>St. Patrick's Cathedral</p><p>11" x 14"</p><p>graphite</p><p><br></p><p>This doesn't quite fit into my Welcome to Autumn series, but I've included it because it's still architecture. It's also the first finished drawing I've done in almost two years. I can't believe that.</p><p><br></p><p>St. Patrick's Cathedral, here in El Paso, Texas, is about 100 years old. I drew it for a friend as a going away present since I'm moving at the end of the mo...
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Any stained glass fans out there? #patreon   #stainedglass  
<p><a href="http://welcometoautumn.com/blog/autumn-city-hall-update-23/">http://welcometoautumn.com/blog/autumn-city-hall-update-23/</a><br></p><p><br></p><p>My motivation has gone up and down throughout the process, especially as it gets harder to tweak because of the size of the file. That's why it's necessary for me to find different mini projects to tackle like this next part. I'm attempting the stained glass skylight window for the front bal...
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Just sold one of these little guys to a fellow Texan. Less than 4 days before the Christmas order deadline for animal mugs! #dachshund   #dogs  
Ceramic Dishwasher safe Microwave safe White, glossy 3.75″ tall with a 3.25″ diameter
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Most of my friends have dachshunds. So much energy in such a small creature =)
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Make sure your art prints and shirts make it on time! 
I know it's late, but I've been burning the midnight oil for many weeks to get my new products out for you. I know everyone is looking for gifts this holid
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#‎SmallBusinessSaturday‬ is coming up, and I have some new things to show you. Sign up for my mailing list to find out what those new things are when I announce them: http://rickycolson.com/sign-up/

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Long time no see... #art  
Every once in a while you need a fresh start. I've gone through a summer of transition, and it was time for me to concentrate on certain aspects of my art
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Patreon posts are all up to date now! Please consider helping out or checking out http://welcometoautumn.com #patreon   #b3d   #stainedglass  
<p><a href="http://welcometoautumn.com/blog/autumn-city-hall-update-24/">http://welcometoautumn.com/blog/autumn-city-hall-update-24/</a><br></p><p><br></p><p>I modeled the stained glass window to a point that I’m happy with. I experimented with different saturations and values, but this was the most accurate representation of real stained glass I could get. I attempted to texture it in Substance Painter, but there’s a very bad bug for Mac OS that...
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Construction continues... #patreon   #architecture   #b3d  
<p>http://welcometoautumn.com/blog/autumn-city-hall-update-22/<br></p><p><br></p><p>Things are getting pretty heavy now. Face count is pretty high and my computer is stuttering. Here’s an update on the look of the entire front. I have a majority of pieces mirrored, but not all. The tower is still in the basic modeling phase. I have a few more details on the facade to model along with the windows.<br></p>
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Artist / Illustrator / Graphic Designer / Idealist
Employment
  • Ricky Colson Art
    Artist, present
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Currently
Houston, TX
Previously
El Paso, TX - Charlottesville, VA - Austin, TX - Philadelphia, PA
Story
Tagline
Colorful animal silhouettes, miniature people, and historical fiction art
Introduction
Artist, big kid, and cat whisperer.
Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    2006
  • Cypress Springs
    2001 - 2002
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Gender
Male
Birthday
September 22
Other names
Richard