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Doodle Commission for DeviantART (Ideas Into Doodles)
An activity wherein I translate an idea into a quick doodle. The concepts will come from the DeviantART's official Twitter account where people will be tweeting their thoughts and ideas. :)

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I don't want to be known as "the doodle guy", "the guy who do vectors" or "the photographer" or "the photo manipulator",, i wan't to try all kinds of art related stuff so they'll look at me and say just this.. he's the guy who does Arts.. :-)

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lei-melendres
Lei Melendres
Artist | Student | Traditional Art
Philippines
Artist Profile

Ted Leonid "Lei" Melendres a.k.a. Leight is a 24 year old freelance professional doodle artist and illustrator from the Philippines. He worked in an advertising agency for 2 years but decided to pursue freelance work as a full-time job which he has been doing for 5 years. Most of his clients are foreign and his works have been used in different medias such as posters, customized things, shirts, packaging and mobile apps. His artworks have been featured in several design and art related websites and were exhibited in several local galleries.

He calls his style "Infinity Mix" which from the name suggests describes the intense endless details and elements interacting together to form a scene. The usual elements included in his works are monsters, creatures, robots, aliens, patterns, typography and other stuff both common and weird. The main focus of his art is also popularly known as "Doodle Art".

He is also the head of a big doodle community in the Philippines named Doodle Art Enthusiasts which consist of around 600 plus young professional and amateur doodle artists.

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Twitter: LeiMelendres
Email: lei.melendres.gmail.com
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Black and White lines and shapes doodle or the Colored doodles? :-) 

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1,429 deviants said Both are equally nice. :-)
43%
1,211 deviants said I prefer the black and white doodles! :D
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151 deviants said They would be a lot better if they are colored! :-)
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19 deviants said hate your work!

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well,, uhmm,, if by any chance, you checked out my gallery and it made you happy or it inspired you somehow and you wanna do something that would really make me happy too,, donate some points would ya? :-)

much appreciated! ^_^

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Kaguyaaa:iconkaguyaaa:
Kuya Lei :) Nice work
Mon Apr 14, 2014, 7:22 PM
xwhiteangelz:iconxwhiteangelz:
your doodles are so much amazing than some real doodlists! KEEP UP THE AWESOME WORK!
Sun Mar 16, 2014, 10:16 PM
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Your works never fail to amaze me! Keep up the good work!
Wed Dec 25, 2013, 6:57 AM
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Keep up the AWESOME work!!You rock!!
Sun Nov 17, 2013, 9:07 AM
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Tara inom sa Saturday sa exhibit ni Rob! Wooo! :D
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Happy birthday !
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I'm Here to stalk.
Mon Jun 17, 2013, 5:56 AM
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Did you study Ilustration?!
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whats that?? I think its the sound of.. of.. AWESOMENESS!
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SOO AWESOMELY AMAZING!! :squee:
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:iconkeneth014:
keneth014 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice talk at VxV Vector the Future 2014 event.
I'm one of the listeners form that event.

Ang saya nakatabi kita sir magdoodle don :) DAE member din po ako
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YireCPA Apr 5, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hermosa Galerķa :']
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AphoticFlower Mar 30, 2014  New member Student General Artist
Kabayan! Ang ganda ng my doodles mo, nakakahanga :) anyways good luck and keep up the good work :) 
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:iconmathubex:
mathubex Mar 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Your work is amazing, love it.  I'm keeping watch on you.  Keep up the good work.
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:iconjayemdubbleu:
JayEmDubbleU Mar 10, 2014  New member Professional Traditional Artist
Awesome style!
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:iconpy-bun:
Py-Bun Jan 30, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Thanks for giving us that inspirational talk at LPU the other week
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:iconneoriek:
Neoriek Jan 29, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Amazing work!

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:iconfaithkawaii018:
faithkawaii018 Jan 3, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
I super love your gallery!

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:icondorpeer91:
dorpeer91 Jan 3, 2014  Professional General Artist
Great work, really inspiring,

after looking at your gallery and reading the FAQ, I decided to give the crowded doodle character a try:


Anyway... keep up the good work :)
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:iconyakitten:
YaKitten Jan 1, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
You are Amazing! La la la la 
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:iconvebsart:
VeBSart Nov 18, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for favin my work :D
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:iconvebsart:
VeBSart Nov 18, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for favin my work :D
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:iconebonylupus:
EbonyLupus Nov 3, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
FILO PRIDE MAN! do you have instagram?
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shomermamillailah Oct 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
WOW you're awesome!!! :D
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:icondiogobarbosadb:
diogobarbosadb Oct 6, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
damn your stuff is so powerful i will try this :D
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:iconramile:
ramile Oct 3, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
belated happy birthday po kuya. :)
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THAT1DEVIANT Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
(/.o.)/ HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! \(^o^\)
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:icon19kmouse:
19kmouse Oct 2, 2013  Student General Artist
Happy Birthday!!! I hope it's a great day for you, and everything is going well! :D
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anonymousfemalebrony Oct 2, 2013  Student General Artist
Happy birthday you wonderful person you! I love your work, never ever stop drawing! I hope you get lots of wonderful presents and a lovely cake!
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Happy Birthday! :happybounce: 
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:iconyanderika:
Happy Birthday!!!
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nikolass83gianni Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:woohoo: I WISH YOU ALL THE BEST :happybounce::squee::hooray::party::cake::hug:
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Lou-Mina Oct 2, 2013  Student General Artist
Happy birthday ! w00t! 
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