HatwithGutters was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Latest nominations for HatwithGutters

Walter Kirk
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Dave
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Walter Kirk
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Timothy VanDeusen
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Phil
Phil I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because... Art may be subjective, but HWG rules!
Hector V
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Tim Heesz
Tim Heesz I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because... he farts
John
John I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because...his art keeps him off the crack
Kevin From Conn
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Keith
Keith I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because...He needs all the votes he can get.
Brian
Brian I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because he's a highly talented artist deserving of accolades.
MOMS
MOMS I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because I love the yellow flowers he paints....
Debbie Wolf
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Tony
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Your future step dad
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PsychoChuck
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Kenny Powers
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Marie Sarkisian
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Dan
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Danny F
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Pete
Pete I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because... he is an awesome artist who draws fancy people.
Ed  Kelley
Ed Kelley RT @KevinFromConn: I nominate @HatwithGutters_ for a Shorty Award in #art because He's really good.
WoodFloorLicker
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The Shorty Interview
with HatwithGutters
What's your best tweet?
A tweet of my favorite painting. It's of flowers that is done in acrylic but I made it look like it was done in oils.
What are six things you could never do without?
Cheese, painting, thinking, inspiration, guitar, and my family,
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I post pics of paintings to over 450 followers. In regular life where can I get that kind of chance of exposure.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
twitpic
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
The MC Hammer pants that I had in the early 90's. My generations version of the bell bottoms.
What feature should Twitter add?
Toolbar on main page with options to see users pics and video
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
Bob Ross, the painter who inspired me.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
You and Thank You....although I do sometimes.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Not really, however, Alyssa Milano wouldn't be a bad follow to have.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yes, can't remember who but it was because they were a bot.
Why should we vote for you?
My art should speak for itself, but I am a true artist in every sense of the word. I'm self taught and teach others by my experiences.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
Art, Randy Rhoads and my name
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
All of them have some kind of value. Whether it be a friend or a prospective buyer they all have an importance.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
I never created one yet, but thanks for the idea
How do you make your tweets unique?
Every artist has a unique style, so by nature my painting do the talking.
What inspires you to tweet?
Having people comment on my artwork.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
No
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Topic sentence and one supportive one. Make use of the "&" symbol.
How long can you go without a tweet?
2 days.
What question are we not asking here that we should?
I'm not sure yet because they're 26 questions left.
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
Twitter might change by having a toolbar with options to see more of the users pictures more easily.
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
Stephen Collins
Why should people follow you?
I offer art and the occasion humorous observation.
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
No
How do you decide what to tweet?
Usually it's after a painting is finished or if something funny or amusing pops into mind.
Why'd you start tweeting?
I started tweeting to stay in contact with friends and be able to show off my paintings easily.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes, more people than ever have seen my paintings
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Post pictures of their work. Different jobs and/or hobbies interest me. You can learn a lot by observing others.
How will the world change in the next year?
Sadly, it most likely won't change that much. Other than technology becoming a little bit faster and better. Gradual changes are hard to see
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Tweeting every minute for 6 hours straight when not in a conversation.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
In a gallery and making money off my passion.