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Adam Tupper
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
Canada
I draw, I color, I design. I run an organization called Wonder Geeks Activate! that does geeky and nerdy shows in Ottawa. I also like Batman. A lot.
Add me on Twitter! @adamajtupper. You have to be over 16 though; I swear a lot on Twitter.

Current Residence: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Favourite genre of music: Electronic/Hip Hop
Favourite photographer: Viktor S. DeVice, Lee Wallace
Favourite style of art: Pencil, although I love digitally painted art
Operating System: Mac.
MP3 player of choice: iPhone
Shell of choice: Turtle I suppose
Wallpaper of choice: Avengers
Skin of choice: human?
Favourite cartoon character: Homer Simpson and Optimus Prime
Personal Quote: I'm not sayin...I'm just sayin...
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Supergirl - 2005 vs. 2015 by AdamTupper
Supergirl - 2005 vs. 2015
I realized that 10 years ago I had started work on the Supergirls series. I figured watchers, followers and the like would enjoy seeing the progression in my art since then.

The first Supergirl (which I loved at the time) was slightly off-model, had a bit too long a torso and although her face was unique, I used far too much of the original model in the piece and didn't translate it as well as I'd have liked. Back in 2005 I was trying to merge the design of comics with realism. Although that is definitely still a part of the process with these pieces, I've learned to be a lot more detail oriented with the shading and hair, add in a lot more elements of my own creation, re-pose the scene as necessary and be far more dynamic than just a simple pose straight-on. 

The great thing about art is how much we learn from it at our own pace. I look at these two images side by side and it's obvious where the evolution comes from. I've had a great deal of influence from not just images and my own drive to be the best I can be, but it's really been other artists that have driven me to produce not only more work but the best work I can possibly deliver.

As a side note, back in 2005 I was only drawing part-time, wasn't selling anywhere and was working full-time at a bank. If only I could go back in time and tell 2005 Adam he'd end up being a professional artist...he'd probably just be happy to know he wasn't going to spend 10 more years working for a financial institution.

-AT
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The Force Undresses Poster by AdamTupper
The Force Undresses Poster
My most recent poster design for the upcoming Wonder Geeks Activate! Burlesque show titled The Force Undresses. I figured today was as good a day as any to upload it...

Some of the drawings were already completed for other projects, others were done specifically for this poster.
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Supergirl 2015 by AdamTupper
Supergirl 2015
New pinup art! This piece was definitely inspired by JG Jones' cover to Final Crisis. Say what you will about that series but the art (even the jarring change from Jones to Doug Mahnke) was spectacular. I also realized that it looks like Katie Cassidy from Arrow. That was a happy result and not the intention. 

Pencil and blender on card stock.
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Toho Redesigns Part 4 by AdamTupper
Toho Redesigns Part 4
More kaiju! These are the final 9 redesigns of classic Toho monsters. Ironically enough, they were the first 9 I drew as a part of this commission.
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Kordelia Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you! 
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TheLastCybertronian Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy birthday :D
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AdamTupper Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks!!!
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TheLastCybertronian Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome :)
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TheLastCybertronian Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday :D
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Fastfood Featured By Owner May 24, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
:salute: Hey, thank you for the support! :thanks:
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yvilmonster Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks man! XOXO
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yvilmonster Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the love Tupper, my man!
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MrJechgo Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2012
Thanks for the watch ^^
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AdamTupper Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
thank YOU for the great photo and promo!
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