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Nichrysalis
Nic Swaner
Artist | Student | Literature
United States
Artist's Statement 10/25/2011

Nic Swaner is a studying graphic designer, and a budding young writer whose concepts and syntax require a rush of blood and breath to the lungs. For inspiration he need not look far from the cyclopean sun, feel the displacement before the epilepsy, synthesize some synesthesia, or recall the origami folds his hands have memorized throughout the years.

Nic is almost entirely self-taught in the ways of writing and in doing so has created a style all his own. His medium is mainly through poetry, short stories and articles for websites; he excels in portraying his thoughts and ideas in a world of complex and harmonious verbiage. He is always whittling away at several works of writing that will be submitted to free publishers or magazines. Nic will always be happy to edit and critique your writing, whether it's poetry or prose. Contact him at Packeranatic@gmail.com.

Nic is currently studying graphic design and the fundamentals of art. He has always emphasized the power of concept over complexity, and have maximized color and composition to their utmost potential. He prefers to work with photomanipulations and typography to portray his concepts. He is always open to critique from his peers. Other artistic endeavors from Nic include folding origami, film photography, darkroom artwork such as photograms, and music production.

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Nic lives in Chicago, Illinois, but his hometown is Robinson, Illinois. He likes Progressive Rock and Underground Rap music. Marcus J. Ranum is his most adored photographer. Samurai Jack is his favorite cartoon character along with Ed, Edd, and Eddy. His favorite ice cream flavor is French Vanilla. He has a mild form of sound to color synesthesia for melodies and believes the song Echoes by Pink Floyd is green.

"The world is only as old as the person to whom you speak." - Nic Swaner

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:iconkartiksharma:
kartiksharma Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student General Artist
Thank You so much for the favorite! :)
I love your work ♥
Keep Posting and Keep inspiring!
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Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student Writer
Same to you! :)
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molly798465 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist
Thanks for the fave!
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Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student Writer
Welcome. :)
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BlueStanza Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you for the favorites on my work.  I appreciate the support. :)
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Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Writer
Welcome. :)
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sea-ebony Featured By Owner 4 days ago  New member Student Writer
i'm super honoured to be watched, thank you~
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Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Writer
:)
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EmperorMossy Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist

Thanks heaps for faving my Robin Hood: Men in Tights cosplay pic!! ^_^

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Nichrysalis Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Student Writer
:) Glad to. A great cosplay.
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