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What assumptions do you think strangers might make about you from your avatar?

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Pseudolonewolf Jan 17, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I assume that many or most people would make subconscious judgements about a member - such as what kind of art they do, how old they are, their general attitude - from glancing at their avatar; someone with an 'awesomeface' avatar might appear very differently to someone with a painted, detailed dragon's head, or someone who chooses to represent themselves with a bouncing pair of breasts. Art is a form of communication, after all.

What kinds of things do you think people would assume about you from your avatar? Do you think it represents you well?
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:iconneinman:
I just joined. Or am too lazy to post an avatar pic.
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:icon6merlin6:
6Merlin6 Feb 6, 2013  Hobbyist
I picked my avatar cuz I like my cat... therefore I must be a crazy cat lady. lol

But seriously, this thread has made me consider that I should use one if my pics as an avatar instead... especially since I just decided to try and start selling prints...

Thanks :D
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:icontruthsufferage:
TruthSufferage Feb 5, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That I'm a furry that can't take the time to draw on line-less paper.
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:iconluxkrux:
damn i can't even tell what mine is
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:iconangelsdead:
AngelsDead Feb 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I think that most people would think Im into photograpy
or that its just me and my bf

last one is right.

idk.. I hope that they think that Im an open person who isn't really affraid to show her reall self?
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BonnieKnox Feb 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Despite my name, I am mistaken by a man. Even when the people goes to my page I am mistaken by a man, because of my works. Lol

It is kind of funny tho. Lol
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:iconultimamage578:
I'm not sure if this relates to my icon, but I am often mistaken for a woman.

Of course that happens in real life too...
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:icon1sidedownand2up:
1sidedownand2up Feb 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
That I'm a fantasy artist who puts a lot of time into art things (as my avatar took some time to animate, then again I'm qualified in that)
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:iconsoen27:
That I am a dirty old man. :B
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:icontochuri:
Tochuri Feb 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You tell me x3 what do you think when you see my icon?
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