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SA Partridge

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I was going through some old notebooks yesterday and found my reference images for the character of Demi from Sharp Edges.

As you can see, I was toying with the idea of calling her Dakota for a while.


I like to visualise my characters when I work and fill diaries with inspiring images and character references (sometimes I even draw them myself). Another fun aspect of researching Sharp Edges was hanging out at music festivals. You don’t see me complaining!

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