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Dying the American Dream by ShawnCoss Dying the American Dream by ShawnCoss
Here's a new piece for you to sink ya teeth into.

I'll give you a bedtime story about it shortly =D
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konsum01 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Astrein !!!
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G-Oltra Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
heeeeeell yeah sir !
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N0W41T Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013
You have been FEATURED! - [link]

Thank you from :iconredeviantedink: :heart:


YES I FEATURED YOU AGAIN....lol XD
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N0W41T Featured By Owner May 14, 2013
You've been featured in a RANDOM MOTIF FEATURE (RMF) - [link]
Thanks for submitting to :iconredeviantedink:
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DARGON1 Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Truly a great piece! I feel it Very much describes the truth about America.......more than not and in a way that everyone can understand. Great work sir,great work indeed!
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InvaderLeaXxXx Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012
dude you totally stole this pic and added more to it................... dude
dont take credit for shit thats not yours......
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2012  Professional General Artist
I'm sorry. What?
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InvaderLeaXxXx Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2012
i know the person who truly drew this. you only took it and added more to its back ground....... and thats not fair to the person who worked hard on their artwork for it to get stolen sir......
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2012  Professional General Artist
I would love to see the original artist on this. Because I bet it was me. I'm sorry but you have no basis on your claim.
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Apocalycondrio Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2012
InvaderShit talks about a piece of Daniel Conway ([link]) i think... But... it's truly diferent of yours... So the resemblance is interesting :) It's a nice work by the way
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2012  Professional General Artist
hmm, I had no idea who that guy was but I "guess" I can see some resemblance. But then I have to be "ripping off" any art that features a guy with a tie.
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Apocalycondrio Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012
Well... that's the way he think... but I... as the big fan of a lot of great artist like you... have seen hundreds of this coincidences. You know... i'm just saying. Also, i wanted to say that I allready saw all your gallery, your work is just amazing :)
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GraphiteForDays Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You should do a colored version of this!
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GraphiteForDays Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I have this odd obsession with gas masks.. this satisfied that obsession.
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jelly6 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2012
came out pretty dope! :]

stars and stripes of corruption
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Iesacejs Featured By Owner May 16, 2012  Student General Artist
Rly Great artwork~ the idea and all! :iconrlytearplz: amazing...
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poluptukha Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2012
wow...awesomely done, i like all the details that make up the idea
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PANDEMIK-INC Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2012
AMAZING...love the details!
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ElNordico Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2011   Traditional Artist
This is so cool! I really like the style of this one!
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selycely Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2011
Cool...
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TheTry Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2011
I... I love you...
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2011  Professional General Artist
I'm loved!
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Bubbliegoodness Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Fucking awesome!
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ZombieGirl6 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2011  Student General Artist
i wish i could have this as a poster lol this is just the sort of thing i would put on my bedroom wall. framed probably XD and i must ask, did you sketch everything out first or just draw it straight with the pens?
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2011  Professional General Artist
If ya live in the US I can send ya one. Just send me a note and ill let ya know the cost. I did sketch it first and then inked
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ZombieGirl6 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2011  Student General Artist
:iconwantplz: if only i had money! like seriously lol i'm broke at the moment XD it's such an amazing piece of art....
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blahgirl13 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2011  Student General Artist
I actually really love this.

More than your other pieces?
... debatable XD
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anigore Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I like that the tie is a noose
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Judasziege Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Perfect. Simply perfect.
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ElenaHelfrecht Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2011  Professional Photographer
Wow!
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RaptureAndWaffles Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011
what did you use for this? pencil, ink?
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011  Professional General Artist
micron pens for the outlines and then a plain old black pen for the shading
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RaptureAndWaffles Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011
Very much apreciated! Hey, i'm sorry to ask you this but, I'm tossing tatoo idea's around in my head. I cant thinik of anything but "i want a morbid version of the chesire cat" can you help me out?
Again, very sorry!
Love your work!
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ShawnCoss Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011  Professional General Artist
I'm currently not doing tattoo commissions as of yet but when I do I'll be posting on my journal and pricing. Thanks for the kinda words
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RaptureAndWaffles Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011
Sweet! Can't wait!
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KarmathiousII Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
This is truly epic!
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DOK-FITZ Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing!
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DontWorryItsJustMe Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
awesomee
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CallMeDeadDog Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
wow completely amazing i love the style of your art, makes me think of jhonen vasquez
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saintanger37 Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
reminds me of Rage Against the Machine or Rise Against.
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Robstasy Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2011
Awesome!!!
That is just beauty ... erm .. full? Well, anyway its awesome!!!
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DQuinn89 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2011  Student Digital Artist
This is incredible, your attention to detail is excellent. Great job dude :)
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SushiFiras Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2011
Man the lines are perfect! and the tie gave me the goosebumps!!!
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ChesterPalm Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2011  Student Interface Designer
amazing work, i love the details you put into it :D
can't wait for the story~
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BrickWall009 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2011
wow... not only is this inspiring but deep... you do really well on creating things on paper but also in other peoples minds!!
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Netufi Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
That is awesome dude!
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photomenage Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2011
Truly amazing art! :D
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onegoodnumber Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2011  Student General Artist
great concept....and very true sometimes....I love the detail, awesome job!
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ZaneRuegner Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Truly amazing! I wish I could draw like this, I have the ideas, just not the ability yet :)
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Arodnap666 Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Love ittt
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