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Power to create by carny87 Power to create by carny87
Thanks for all the faves and love for this illustration!


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Given 2012-06-17
Power to create by ~carny87 is a powerfull message visualized simply. ( Featured by princepal )
:iconkandylaila:
KandyLaila Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Artist
how do play all i see is a pencilWaaaah! I'm in ur post! Shakin mah fish! 
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:iconzardshark:
Zardshark Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
create correct
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:iconlxblack:
lxblack Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
between the struggle of creation vs destruction, the body of the pencil fearfully says "hold me..."
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:iconzardshark:
Zardshark Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I see the eraser also as create, as it helps delete mistakes, making the art better.
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:iconheymrcat:
HeyMrCAT Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Simple graphic design with strong message all artists relate to. Very nice.
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:iconmammothcze:
MammothCZE Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Hey there! Used your idea here [link] just wanted to let you know.
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:iconmajed-albahiti:
majed-albahiti Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
this is cool..u should make it available for the print market here on deviantart...mugs, magnets, and posters
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:iconsoleatrcharchar123:
soleatrcharchar123 Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
THAT IS AWSOME!! i will never look at a pencil the same way again <O<
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:iconnatro267:
natro267 Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2013
I wouldn't call the eraser for a destroyer, as it only correct mistakes. But i get the point :D
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:iconprestd:
Prestd Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2013
So simplistic yet amazing
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:iconk8kate160:
K8kate160 Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2013
Hehe 
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:iconthegurch:
TheGurch Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2013
Superb!
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:iconbigtimeart:
BiGTiMeArt Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
great job! :D
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:iconmeaganftlaud:
meaganftlaud Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm getting this tatted on my arm in the next week
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:iconcarny87:
carny87 Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2013
post a picture! :D
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:iconmythraill:
Mythraill Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Student Artist
this icon : :icongoofygrinplz: is lovely and that too
the drawing is awsome
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:iconsapphire-bahamut:
Sapphire-Bahamut Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Student General Artist
We kill as easily as we can give life.

<Used to tear the rubbers off the end and sharpen both ends of the pencil.
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:iconartapparent:
ArtApparent Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome
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:iconmrsbadbugs:
mrsbadbugs Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2012  Student Digital Artist
AWESOME SIMPEL AND SUPER COOOOOL
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:iconmy5tic-lali:
My5tic-Lali Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
omg lawl this is awesome!
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:iconxmeerzx:
xmeerzx Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
nice
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:iconhickm4n:
hickm4n Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Nice! Set as my wallpaper :)
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:iconcarny87:
carny87 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012
:D
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:iconbutler-chan:
Butler-Chan Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2012  Student General Artist
What if I broke it in half? Den' would it work? X3
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:iconhdartworks:
HDArtworks Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2012  Student Interface Designer
nice!
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:iconcharliempk:
CharlieMPK Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012  Student Interface Designer
Would you mind if I make a wallpaper out of this?
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:iconcarny87:
carny87 Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2012
Yeah no problem.
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:iconcecsalyers:
CecSalyers Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012  Student Digital Artist
I just love how simplistic it is but still gets the point across.
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:iconcarny87:
carny87 Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012
:)
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:iconastronovi:
Astronovi Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2012  Student General Artist
Sooooo true! :XD:
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:icongamma102:
gamma102 Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2012
They go both ways...
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:iconpana-sonic3d:
Pana-sonic3D Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
So true. This can apply to so many things in life. It's like making this amazing cake with a detailed design and inspiring artwork with the icing, then have to watch as it gets eaten or left behind unfinished. TwT
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:iconrcatstott:
rcatstott Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
OMG that is soo funny!!
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:icondawnblossom:
DawnBlossom Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
This is so creative!
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:iconvooglebears:
VoogleBears Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
That's awesome :love:
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:iconprotodudezero:
ProtodudeZero Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012
And my mind has been blown...never thought of it that way
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:iconpapa-narwhal:
Papa-Narwhal Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2012
its amazing! it makes you realize a simple pencil has the power of a god:D
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:iconjadeyfish:
Jadeyfish Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So simple and brilliant :)
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:iconcarny87:
carny87 Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012
:D
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:iconswizor:
swizor Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Professional Filmographer
brilliant...congrats
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:icontheod-design:
theod-design Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Professional General Artist
Nice One!
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:iconangie-pictures:
Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012
I love it! Congratulations on the DD! :)
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:iconswirlyeyeshypnotize:
SwirlyEyesHypnotize Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So simple, yet so fantastic!!!! X3
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:iconkangel:
kangel Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012   General Artist
Fab! :D
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:iconangelgirl128:
Angelgirl128 Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I really love the plain simplicity in this deviation :)
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:iconsafe-t:
safe-t Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2012
very clever
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:iconfrostbitethefox:
FrostbiteTheFox Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2012
XD i find this very true!
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:iconpralinkova-princezna:
pralinkova-princezna Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I use eraser for correction. If i wanna destroy a pic, I tear it up.
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:iconlazarus-apple1925:
Lazarus-Apple1925 Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Story of my lifeXP
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:iconremarch:
Remarch Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Both can be used to create. Just pencil creates lines and forms, and the eraiser creates the light. It's the great pleasure to put a light reflection on the object.
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