Our Artists!

Inspired Ink Studio is a group of ONLY artists! We only sell artwork by our own artists, and a chunk of any money made off ANY print (12×18, 5×7, boomark, anything) goes directly back to the artist that drew the piece!

Currently we have some full time artist professionals, some who do this on the side, and some students still in college who want to get more experience.

Check out everyone’s own pages and let them know you love their work! Thanks for reading!


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Setsaled

Mayville WI
 Hey everybody! I am a total nerd-wad and have dad jokes for days. I am obsessed with Yugioh and Dinosaurs and food. I am of the gay, and am trans male. I am the main line-artist for the studio and the co-creator with my wife Demeteraa.
Hobbies?
 Video games, baking, ball jointed dolls, puns, origami, watching lets plays
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
 To be a mangaka
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
 Having people to cheer each other on and help each other
How would you describe your art style? *
 I like the description I was given in college which is that I am “The Osamu Tezuka of Porn”
What do you love to draw?
 Ears, bunny boys, porn, frills and lace, flowy hair, stupid stuff and THOSE EYEBROWS
What’s hardest for you to draw?
 HANDS AND FEET
What do you consider your strong-suit?
 Anthros and porn
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
 Yugioh, Jurassic Park, and Zelda
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
 The Powerpuff Girls
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
 Windows Photoshop CS5
What inspires you? *
 Ghibli movies, stupidly cheesy moments in Yugioh, Nature, new artists
Favorite food?
Crab Rangoon
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
 Dark sparkly blue paint on go carts

 


Demeteraa

She is the main colorist for the studio, and she was too lazy to fill out the bio because she also does all the business stuff for the studio.

She likes blankies and kitties and beer cheese.


 

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The Lazy Leviathan

Merriam KS
I’m fairly certain I’m a cephalapod that runs on cheesecake and tea. I do the drawing thing sometimes, but not so much the socialization thing. Never underestimate the power of sheer stubbornness.
Hobbies?
 Video games, larping, horseback riding, cat petting, tea collecting
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
 I hope to end up a tattoo artist, at Wizards of the Coast, or Riot Games some day, but the ultimate goal? To enjoy every moment even if I don’t reach the destination. 🙂
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
 I love being able to bounce pieces off of other people that might be able to see any errors I may be blind to because I’ve been staring at the same screen for 10 hours straight. We all have something to learn from one another.
How would you describe your art style? *
Radioactive lighting porn (with boobs)
What do you love to draw?
Pinups, dynamic lighting schemes, and COLOURS.
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Feet. If they were hands, I’d be golden, but they’re pathetic almost hands that drive me nuts instead.
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Hair. I don’t know why, but I’ve always loved drawing the stuff.
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Hmmm game:Bioshock Infinite.. anime: fullmetal alchemist… tv show: the 100… thing: my old man cat… but my jam? Blankets. I have been referred to as a blanketmancer as I will find a blanket in any situation and end up wrapped up in it. One can never have too many blankets.
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
 Code Lyoko. (I may have had a majour crush on Ulrich)
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
 Paint tool sai, watercolour, coloured pencils, acrylics
What inspires you? *
 Who; Loish, Norasuko, Nen Chang.. WHAT? I mean I like making people happy. 🙂 It makes me want to create more to make more smiles and hopefully convince someone to keep the creative stubborn spark burnin.
Favorite food?
 Suuuuuusshhhiii
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
 “What colour do I call this…. aqua? Cyan? Turquoise? Teal? ITS BLUEISH GREEN KAY” (it’s teal)

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Madison

Washington, NC
I like drawing, sharks, coffee, and my pets. That’s pretty much it.
Hobbies?
Video games, sewing, animation
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
Make animated short films and fun illustrations
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
Having a small family of artists that work together and support each other
How would you describe your art style? *
Diverse – I’ll work with cute things but also blood and gore
What do you love to draw?
Animals and creatures
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Backgrounds
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Clean lines
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Pokemon
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Pokemon, Macaroni, and Sharks
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Photoshop for Digital, Drafting Pencil and Micron Pens for Traditional
What inspires you? *
Disney/Pixar shortfilms, Instagram Artists, and short stories
Favorite food?
Homemade Pizza
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
Seafoam Aqua

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Xsyrenn

Parker, CO
Hi~! I’m Lindsey. I’m a complete and total dweeb. I love drag and underground gay culture, octopuses, cats and coffee. I also love The Elder Scrolls and the Fallout series of video games. Bethesda is bae.
Hobbies?
Drag, video games and cosplay!
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
To be able to provide affordable pieces of artwork to members of fandoms that they can take home and cherish. Also to be able to support myself financially off of my work.
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
Being supported and uplifted by my fellow associates
How would you describe your art style? *
Grunge/punk/skater boy
What do you love to draw?
Tentacles and grungy boys
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Proportions and head angles
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Shoes and clothing
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Skyrim, Fallout 4, Soul Eater and Toriko
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
 Digimon and transforming action figures
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
 Photoshop CC 2018 and a 21″ Wacom Cintiq
What inspires you? *
 Alternative fashion and drag
Favorite food?
 Macaroni and cheese
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
 Chartreuse
Hi there, I’m Shahid, artist and competitive fighting gamer (those scenes are super thirsty for art too) ! I do tons of gaming and anime fan art and in regards to specialties armor and other dark fantasy stuff is my jam.
Hobbies?
Gaming (mostly fighters), art stuffs, watching anime/reading manga, occasionally playing guitar
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
I want to create a dark fantasy series via manga/graphic novel or animated shorts. Also make a fighting game with my knowledge of how they work and frame data (ALSO MAKING THOSE SWEET CHARACTER DESIGNS AND UNIQUE ANIMATIONS)
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
The experience in general and overall connections.
How would you describe your art style? *
Thick line art anime kind of style in general and very minute details in terms of clothing/armor design.
What do you love to draw?
Anime/gaming fan art, generally characters, original stuff, and medieval/fantasy
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Backgrounds are hell on Earth for me, but I like to try.
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Characters for sure.
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Games: Guilty gear and the Soulsborne series, Anime/Manga: Berserk, EVA, and the Fate series
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Guilty gear, Smash Bros and Berserk I haven’t changed too much
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Photoshop and Clip Studio Paint
What inspires you? *
The grind and the continuous mentality to get better no matter how hard I have to push.
Favorite food?
Many forms of pasta
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
A bright, deep crimson, nothing edgy really.

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Coffee Burps

St. Louis, MO
Introduce Yourself to our fans! (Say whatever you like) *
Hey! I’m Trevor! I’m bad at introductions! You can find me online under the name CoffeeBurps. I may or may not have been drinking the night I came up with that.
Hobbies?
I waste all my time drawing and playing games
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
Right now, I want to get be part of making cartoons. If/when that happens, things might change. Who knows?
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
Getting paid to draw is pretty cool. Most appealing artistically though, would be getting feedback and suggestions on how to improve. I’m not good at seeing exactly whats making something look off so being told what it is and how to fix it is helpful.
How would you describe your art style? *
The first word that comes to mind is “squishy.”
What do you love to draw?
Pinups are fun, yo
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Mechs and other mechanical, sci-fi things
What do you consider your strong-suit?
I like to think my linework is pretty good.
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Its hard to pick one thing. Right now its probably either Dragon Ball or Godzilla
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Dude, the Power Rangers was the best
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Clip Studio and Photoshop
What inspires you? *
Hard to say what inspires me to make a certain thing. But when I just want to get going and start drawing something, I’ll play classic punk music, that one line from G Gundam (you know the one), or scenes from Gurren Lagann.
Favorite food?
Anything salmon. I love me some salmon
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
Mahogany. Said like TeamFourStar’s version of King Yemma. Although I did learn that theres a color called Alien Armpit and I kinda love that name.

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Raumkind

St. Louis, MO (for college) // San Antonio, TX
Hello !! I’m a fledgling self-taught (until now!) character artist with a lot to learn. I’m excited to be working with such an amazing group of people!
Hobbies?
Drawing (heh), gaming, collecting figures, watching bird vines
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
To inspire others with whatever it is I’m working on
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
This a huge learning opportunity in a friendly environment
How would you describe your art style? *
Probably a mix of anime and cartoony, but flexible
What do you love to draw?
Any sort of character art that I know would make someone happy
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Still objects and scenic backgrounds, though I’d love to be able to work on that
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Story-telling and expressions
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, all Zelda games, Fire Emblem, Splatoon, Pokemon, Stranger Things, Fullmetal Alchemist
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Jurassic Park
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Painttool SAI, currently learning Photoshop CC 2017, intuos pro, graphite pencils for traditional sketching
What inspires you? *
Almost anything. stories of struggle, looking through my favorite artist’s galleries, watching movies I loved as a kid
Favorite food?
Bread, pasta, steak, Dr. Pepper
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
I cant be too specific because i dont have one favorite. Though i especially love any shade of blue and red, as well as earthy colors like greens and browns

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Khue

St. Louis, MO
Introduce Yourself to our fans! (Say whatever you like) *
Contemplating on the meaning of life while remaining silent and hidden in the shadows but always watching the present
Hobbies?
Painting, drawing,gaming, 3D modeling
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
To grow and become a better artist.And to one day work for a major gaming, film, or tv studio as an visual development artist.
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
I like being about of a group that has the common goal of creating art that celebrate fandoms and creativity.
How would you describe your art style? *
Messy and painterly
What do you love to draw?
Fantasy environments, creatures, and characters
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Realistic human feet, faces, and hands
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Environment and creatures
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Dragon Age or Knights of the Old Republic, Naruto, Spirited Away, Game of Thrones
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Yu-gi-oh
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Procreate,photoshop
What inspires you? *
Pinterest, ArtStation, pretty much anything that peaks my interest from games, film, nature, myths,books,etc.
Favorite food?
Dessert or Banh Da Lon( it’s a Vietnamese dessert)
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
Arctic Screaming Slime Lime green with a hint of Midnight Blue and Ebony Black

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Chanbaragogo

St. Louis, MO
I’m an Animator, Comic Artist, and Professor. I love to draw violent and sometimes weird samurai and western stories. I also show films and art around the world.
Hobbies?
Comics, Samurai Films , Dungeons and Dragons, Warhammer 40k, noodles, and eating sushi.
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
To have something stand the test of time.
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
It is good to work with a lot of folks and interact with artists of varying styles.
How would you describe your art style? *
My art is a monochromatic, noir, hard lit, comic style.
What do you love to draw?
Samurai.
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Stereotypical beauty.
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Comics and animation.
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Yojimbo.
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
Star Wars
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Ink and bristol, scan, then finish on a cintiq. Photoshop and Illustrator are used frequently.
What inspires you? *
Great art.
Favorite food?
Sushi
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
Blood Red

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Morgisdeleted

Syracuse, Indiana
I’m an 18 year old who started out with doing art for the furry fandom. Gradually, my love for art edxpanded, and here I am, doing anything and everything! I love LOZ, Pokemon, Sonic, etc:.. classic/retro games, anime/cosplay. I’m really big into Japanese culture as well!
Hobbies?
I spend most of my time painting and working at a nursing home
What is your dream/goal as an artist? *
I would hope to one day become a tatto artists, but as of now I am not sure! I am excitied to see where my art takes me.
What appeals to you about being in a studio?
I love the idea that there may be people out there who would enjoy my work as much as I enjoy doing it. I aspire to make people happy, and if my work does it; then that’s all the reward I need.
How would you describe your art style? *
A mix really, I do best with animation from what I’ve been told!
What do you love to draw?
Fanart for: LOZ, Pokemon, undertale, anime series, etc.
What’s hardest for you to draw?
Realistic human faces
What do you consider your strong-suit?
Shading has always been something I can do well!
What’s your favorite game/anime/movie/tvshow/thing, basically… what’s your JAM??
Game: Pokemon: Playinum, Movie: IT
What did you think was THE SHIT when you were a kid?
POKÉMON AND IT STILL IS AMIRIGHT?!
What Programs/Materials do you use to draw?
Canvas, acrylic, prismacolor, copic, ohuhu
What inspires you? *
The idea to make people happy!
Favorite food?
Mac n’Cheese with peas and tuna
Favorite color (be unnecessarily specific)
Jet Black