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About Digital Art / Hobbyist KimiFurFemale/United States Recent Activity
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Kimi and Einarr by Laura Garabedian :iconkimifur:KimiFur 10 2 Kimi at FurCon 2016 :iconkimifur:KimiFur 7 12 Kimi Badge :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Einarr Badge :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Kimi Badge :iconkimifur:KimiFur 1 2 Rez: Reference Sheet (Head + Upper Torso) :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Kimi - Inked and Coloured :iconkimifur:KimiFur 5 4 Kimi - Completed Sketch :iconkimifur:KimiFur 1 0 Kimi - Sketch :iconkimifur:KimiFur 1 0 Digitigrade Leg Foam - Calf Piece (Side View) :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Digitigrade Leg Foam - Calf Piece (Rear View) :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Digitigrade Leg Foam - Thigh Piece (Side View) :iconkimifur:KimiFur 0 0 Digitigrade Leg Foam - Thigh Piece (Front View) :iconkimifur:KimiFur 1 0 Digitigrade Leg Foam - Basic Outline :iconkimifur:KimiFur 3 0

Favourites

Miniature Steampunk Irish Setter sculpture :iconpajutee:Pajutee 538 83 Miniature Deerhound Sculpture :iconpajutee:Pajutee 516 72 Silk petals :iconflashw:FlashW 398 21 Fitzwilliam Dunring :iconcheetahfuzz:Cheetahfuzz 18 21
Mature content
SleepingCats (Scrap) :icondeadhowl:deadhowl 4 0
Feline Adoptables (closed) :iconchrysisi:Chrysisi 222 3 Vernid Ears -Fast Tutorial- :iconlilaira:LiLaiRa 1,001 41 Samyel - Chronicles of Yria :iconalectorfencer:AlectorFencer 2,336 67 Imperial Moose concept :iconjohaan-n:Johaan-N 797 124 The Leopard Sun :iconbalaa:balaa 814 25 Midnight :iconfoxwarrior23:FoxWarrior23 8 10 Furry trash squad :iconnekoshiba:Nekoshiba 2,708 99 European Pine Marten :iconsaritycreations:SarityCreations 191 44 Untitled :iconastarcis:Astarcis 179 48 Evening :icondeadrussiansoul:DeadRussianSoul 71 1 Deer :icondeadrussiansoul:DeadRussianSoul 51 2

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I'm SO excited you guys! I just commissioned the amazing FlashW!! Check out her work here - flashw.deviantart.com/
Kimi and Einarr by Laura Garabedian
Beautiful artwork I commissioned from Laura Garabedian :) Check out her work here: lauragarabedian.deviantart.com…
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Kimi at FurCon 2016
My first attempt at a partial fursuit! I learned a lot of lessons from this first partial build, and decided that before I progressed any further I would tear down this suit and rebuild it. The main reason being that I could see about a 1p piece (that's a 1c piece to you USA folks) of visibility out of the corner of each eye, and to get the visibility I really need to function in this suit I would need to make huge adjustments to the head before furring. I also wasn't able to add the hair as I'd hoped, so I didn't add any in time for the con. It won't be wasted though! The fur can for the most part be reused (although I will trim it shorter) and the head base will remain essentially the same.
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Kimi Badge
A badge for my character, Kimi!

Want a badge like this? $20 will get you one! Message me for details.
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Einarr Badge
Einarr is a tiger character of mine. His name means "Lone Warrior" in Danish. :)

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It's finally happened. After dabbling in the furry fandom for over ten years, I'm finally taking the plunge and making my own fursuit.

I'm not sure why this final leap took me so long. I'd been intrigued by fursuits right from the get-go, and had been considering making a fursuit for the last couple of years, but every time I thought about it I dismissed the idea. I think that I was worried that it was too weird, that I would have crossed some sort of strangeness threshold and be officially "out there". But when I saw pictures taken at a furmeet that a distant friend had attended, I realised three things; that I really wanted this, that some people would always find this hobby weird, and that both of those were okay.

So I decided to take the plunge. Despite having no experience making suits or models of any kind, despite not even knowing how to stitch on a button, I want to make my own fursuit in time to attend FurCon in January 2016.

I plan to make my suit in seven sections. Firstly I'll make the handpaws, then the footpaws, then the tail, then the head. At this point I will have a "partial" suit and put clothes over the legs, arms and torso. If I can only complete these by FurCon then at least I will still have a fursuit to wear! But I would love to also complete the arm sleeves and leg sleeves to have a more extensive partial, then finally the torso to have a complete suit. I want the suit to be built in these sections for the versatility; I could wear the full suit, or I could choose to wear long sleeved trousers and a short sleeved top, or a long sleeved top and short sleeved trousers, or both short, both long... you get the idea.

With versatility in mind, I decided I wanted the suit head to have multiple hair options. I'm still unsure of the engineering needed to pull this off, but my aim is to have some sort of simple attachment point on the head for a wig, so that three or four different costume wigs could be easily interchanged. In this way I could express different sides of my personality directed through my fursona.

I'm viewing this partly as an artistic expression, partly as a role-playing exercise, partly as a fun but challenging project, and partly as a test of my perseverance.

Wish me luck!

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KimiFur

Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
United States
I've been drawing and writing fur-related stories and artwork for over ten years. I'm building my first fursuit and recently went to my first Con (FurCon 2016).

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:iconspongyboy17:
SpongyBoy17 Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
thanks for the llama!!!:D
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KimiFur Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
My pleasure! =^.^=
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Wolf-Rizer Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the llama badge. ^^
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:iconkimifur:
KimiFur Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Any time! =^.^=
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Wolf-Rizer Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
X3
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CitrusEucalyptus Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2016  Professional General Artist
Thank you very much for the llama badge, Kimifur!

I hope that you have a great and blessed day/night!
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KimiFur Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank YOU for the nice message! Have a lovely holiday season! =^.^=
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CitrusEucalyptus Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2016  Professional General Artist
You're absolutely welcome, Kimi! :D

And thank you!
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N-Syunky Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the Llama badge!
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KimiFur Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You are most welcome! =^.^=
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