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Welcome to My Page!

Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art

I am an artist from Finland who loves drawing, nature, cute, pretty and creepy things, colors, reading books and watching good stories from TV and seeing creativity and imagination. I do mostly traditional artworks with watercolors, markers and colored pencils, but I also try to learn secrets of digital art.

Random Stuff about Me
:bulletblack: Animal: Corgi
:bulletblack: Color: Green and turquoise
:bulletblack: Element: Nature
:bulletblack: Food: Chocolate
:bulletblack: Genre: Fantasy
:bulletblack: Texture: Watercolor explosions

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask!

I love talking but sometimes it might take a while for me to reply. You can always check my F.A.Q and Art Status (found in a box below) for quick answers.

Thank you for the visit!
Sprouts Divider by Kawiku

Couple of Works from My Gallery

Saerianna by AgaaveTibouchina by AgaaveTrade: Thanatos by Agaave


My ACEO Gallery

ACEO Trade: Khiati by Agaave

ACEO Trade: Kasy by Agaave

ACEO = Art Cards, Editions and Originals
(6,4 x 8,9 cm | 2,5 x 3,5")

Box of Awesomeness

Their new nanny by Eleweth

More awesomeness:

Sprouts Divider by Kawiku

Art Status


My stock account: AgaaveStock

Bryo Pagedoll 2 by Agaave
Art Trade - Closed by DemonGemini6 Commish - Closed by DemonGemini6
Trade Info: Click
Commission Info: Click

To Do List

:bulletblack: No trades or commissions at the moment

Sprouts Divider by Kawiku



Weird Stamp by Kojima2087I Cherish Nature Stamp I by GoodiesForYouBooks by Sesquipedalianistic
Tea Stamp by KawikuSTAMP: I Heart Coffee by zungzwangSarcasm Stamp by tailfeather
My Artwork, My Copyright Stamp by dragonmunMade in the '80s by Mr-StampI Love my watchers by Sedma
Dark and Cute Stamp by bezzalairTalk Stamp by lupehero38Artist's comments stamp by Shutsumon
Pinata Stamp by Kezzi-RoseGilmore Girls stamp by cool-slayerI Support Fantasy Art stamp by Asenceana
STAMP: I'm a Dreamer by zungzwangI Support Imagination stamp by c3ph31dI like rain stamp by RonTheWolf
DA Stamp - So Many Ideas... by phantompantherBe Unique Stamp by GoodiesForYou:thumb99425699:
Coffee stamp by EquidnaRojoMistakes Stamp by SuperNeko64I Support Copyrights Stamp by jo-shadow
284 : Hot, Throbbing Stamp by witegotsEquine Artist Stamp by LosmiosI Support My Friends by holls
Stamp: I'm Here for the Art by FantasyStockAvatarsdA Thanks Stamp. by jugga-lizzleI Sniff Books by MademoiselleGrief
Llama Badges by eggyllama by Mr-Stamp Winter stamp by sequelle
Random Kind Comment Stamp by Mirz123Originality Stamp by lynseylewMind Stamp by jenepooh


Traveller in Time - Winner Feature

Journal Entry: Sun Mar 22, 2015, 6:40 AM
[Sun 22 March, 2015]

Featuring the winners of Traveller in Time contest,
hosted by


The 1st Place


With entry:
Here-and-Now by EvaGataArtist

Other works from the artist's gallery:

Book Cover by EvaGataArtist Daenerys Targaryen and the silver by EvaGataArtist Essence of Life + Giving by EvaGataArtist

The 2nd Place


With entry:
To see Clio's face by squidmaiden

Other works from the artist's gallery
The Norn by squidmaiden Venus of the platypus by squidmaiden The Bear nd the Maiden by squidmaiden

The 3rd Place


With entry:
My Mistress Of Time by AliceNACT

Other works from the artist's gallery
It's Quite Alright by AliceNACT I Have Come Here To Die by AliceNACT Ophelia's Madness by AliceNACT



With entry:
The Little Time TravellerIt all began with a cardboard box; a simple cardboard box. There was nothing special about this brown box with its collection of colorful lines swirling in no particular direction across the sides; a canvas for a little boy’s marker collection. Each line told a story of excitement and adventure; a thrill that a little boy and his friend shared together.
In his arms, the little boy held Teddy, his protector from the evils of their travels. Lively blue eyes – full of a child’s wonder – glanced at his fuzzy friend, a big grin plastered on the young boy’s face. The things they had seen on their journeys defied everything the world had taught them to believe; but then again, they were too young to believe much of what the world had to say. They wanted to explore it for themselves.
“That outta do it,” he said with a nod of his head.
Gathering himself up, he set Teddy down in a chair and made his way to his closet. Sifting through the shirts and trous

Other works from the artist's gallery
The Tiny PearlsShe stood before the full length mirror, admiring the reflection of the woman about to present herself to the world as someone who had seen it all. Her trembling hands fumbled with the string of tiny white pearls, each a reminder of the obstacles that had been overcome. They were a collection of memories trapped for her sanity; protection for a fragile and battered mind. It was a necklace that represented a heart stronger than the pain it had endured. Those small raw pearls gave the world a soul that smiled because life was an adventure worth experiencing; that anyone can rise from the ashes liberated and renewed from the torment of another's choices.
Eyes of wisdom beyond their years reflected the strength of the woman standing tall in the mirror. There was no perfection in what was revealed, but there was an acceptance for who she had been, who she was, and who she will be with the passing of time. A knowing smile tugged at the lips of an innocence long lost, but there was not a drop
Cheap VodkaAaron was gulping down his anger with cheap vodka, hiding from the world to drown in his self-induced sorrows. It was a routine, at times – fighting then drinking, drinking then fighting. It was as if he wanted it to happen. Today was no different, and the tears that ran down my face were a testament to how the day had gone. I had been beaten down by resentment; disgraced for having an opinion. I knew, at this moment, he hated me. And yet, I loved him. Don’t ask me how or why, but I did, and I wanted to marry him for some god-forsaken reason.
We had been together for over two years, and I felt it was time to make that commitment. The night I brought it up, he began ranting at me again. He asked me "what difference would it make for us" and "why should we pay for something that wouldn't affect the nature of our relationship?" I couldn’t tell him, I didn’t want to tell him. I wanted to be myself again; not living in worry about losing him to someone else because I
Crumpled PagesShe sought refuge on a lone rock, watching small waves lap against the edges. It had been a beautiful day; one of new experiences and old acquaintances. As the sun was turning down its sheets and drifting below the horizon, shadows stretched from the boulders, wading in the water, with exhaustion from the day’s excitement. Ignoring the sun’s impending slumber, she remained motionless, consumed by troubling emotions.
It was her book; words she had penned to paper from her life experiences. The words had brought tears of joy and the sense of accomplishment, but the feelings have long since faded. Replaced with the confusion and disappointment, she stared at the pages with a pained disgust. The words were jumbled; having lost the passion that had given them existence. The letters she saw, the words she read, were not her own. They were foreign from beginning to end, no longer an expression of her, but of another’s ideas. Her thoughts had been twisted into something unrec

The Distinction


With entry:
I Can, I Will, I Have Done“You can’t.”
That’s how it started. A boy, a girl and the words, “You can’t”.
With her mother having died from pneumonia, only six months earlier, Suzie arrived at her 21st birthday realising little else had changed in her life. Her sole purpose was now to keep the house in order, an ordeal which started before dawn and ended way after her father and brother had gone to bed. There was bread to bake, grocery shopping to do, cleaning, cooking; the list was endless and she collapsed into bed at night for a fitful few hours sleep grabbed between her loads of work.
“Why was I born different ma?” She spoke to her mother as if she was there listening. “Why was I born like you, with the female body parts? All I want is to be like Phillip – he can run about, he can vote for change, a change that doesn’t affect me so much as him and father.” A small tear trickled down her cheek. “I’m clever too ma, smarter

Other works from the artist's gallery
Cupcakes and TeaCupcakes and Tea
“Oh dear, what's the matter,”
said the Hare to the Hatter
while the Doormouse soundlessly snored.
“What just can't compare,”
said Hatter to Hare,
“is the fact that I'm hungry and bored.”
“Twinkle, twinkle,” was heard
as the sleepy Mouse stirred,
“We're British, by jove, we like tea!”
So the Hare plated up
while Hatter poured cups
and they both had a cupcake or three.
At the EndAt the End
At the end of the rainbow, it’s said, there is gold
And you can attain it if you’re both brave and bold.
I beg to differ, I’m sorry, it’s true
But what’s at the end of your rainbow depends solely on you.
For some it’s a room filled with electronic do-dads,
For others a place where they can go creatively mad.
But for me, it’s quite simple, wherever I roam;
At the end of my rainbow is the place I call home.
For now it’s a room with two desks and a shelf,
Full of books and photos of dead baby and self.
A PC, a printer and things I must do,
A calendar, lights and some Winnie the Pooh.
Maybe one day my books’ll have some space to roam
And I'll finally have a library of my very own.
And one day, in the future, I’ll have a man and a marriage
And photos of children instead of a miscarriage.
I whisper lovewords against your ears,
Lustwords against your lips,
Warmthwords against your eyes and
Starwords against your nose.
You encapsulate me, ensnare me, ensconce me.
Whisper back to me
Your answer
Filled with lovewords, lustwords,
Warmthwords, starwords,
Luscious wonderwords
And a simple yes.
You insulate me, isolate me, illustrate me.
Come let us be full of togetherwords
And hold hands with entwinedfingerwords;
Sign language all understand.
Let the lovewords scatter galaxies
Inside hearts warm from love’s oven.

Congratulations to the winners!


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Llamas - You're Welcome!


Please do not thank me for the llama!
You're welcome!


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Camparbio Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Agaave Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
My pleasure, your pencil skills are magical! :clap:
monsieur-arlequin Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you so much for the DD, I really appreciate this ! :happybounce: :happybounce: :happybounce: Heart 
Agaave Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's my pleasure, you have awesome gallery! :bow:
AngoraART Featured By Owner Edited 2 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much for the :+fav:s! :la:
Agaave Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're very welcome! :heart:
andrianart Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you very much for the DD! :)
Agaave Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
My pleasure, your paintings are wonderful! :aww:
squidmaiden Featured By Owner 5 days ago
Thanks a lot for the feature and the favs, I really appreciate! :happybounce: 
Agaave Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're very welcome! :huggle:
kach-back Featured By Owner 6 days ago   Traditional Artist
Thank you for the :+fav: of my Reflections painting. That was the third painting I ever completed and you can tell by looking at it that I was not a trained watercolour artist at all (I just made up the rules as I went along). It was the first painting I ever sold though, and I am sure in 1986 when I painted it I had no clue one day I would be thanking anyone for adding it to their gallery of favourites. :-)
Agaave Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're very welcome! It is an awesome painting regardless it is painted by trained artist or not. :w00t:
Oh and yes, world has changed so much since 1986! The Internet had not taken over the world yet... :D
kach-back Featured By Owner 1 day ago   Traditional Artist
Well it's 29 year's later and I am not any more trained but a lot more practiced at my art. :D

So much has changed over these years, and it always makes me think what the next 30 years will be like. :-)
SiwySzczur Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015
Nice gallery:)
Agaave Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks a lot! :w00t:
SiwySzczur Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015
No problem, I like good art:) I invite you to my gallery:)If you like my work, watch me :)
Agaave Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks! ^^
pierceddragonstudios Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015  New member Hobbyist General Artist
Omg your dragons are amazing! *flails*
Agaave Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much! :bow:
pierceddragonstudios Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015  New member Hobbyist General Artist
YemaYema Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015  Professional General Artist
Thank you so much for the DD!!! :hug: :love: 
Agaave Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
My pleasure! :huggle:
Tudalia Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
(Thanx a lot for the llama!) X 10¹²³⁴
Agaave Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome! Hooray Llama Badges 
Tudalia Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
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