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Artist Rants
« on: September 30, 2016, 07:59:51 pm »
A topic like minor rants but instead its for art related stuff

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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #1 on: September 30, 2016, 08:28:01 pm »
I'm going through a huge art crisis right now; I hate my style and I know that's nothing unusual, but that's on top of being unsure about my career choice ??? Like I love graphic design but I'm so bad at it, I used to think I was okay but getting into upper-level classes has made me realize that's not true. After I graduate I might just do drawing/crafting freelance completely and give up graphic design, but...idk. I feel like that'd make me a failure as an artist or something? A waste of my degree, at least :/
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #2 on: September 30, 2016, 08:35:38 pm »
haven't been inspired in a while and it kinda upsets me because I use art to deal with stress and I have a lot of stress but like nothing to draw
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #3 on: September 30, 2016, 08:35:55 pm »
I'm not sure where the cable of my drawing tablet is. I really hope I didn't lose it because right now I don't know if I can afford a new one >-<
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #4 on: September 30, 2016, 08:58:56 pm »
I sometimes feel like I barely improve with my art at all, even if I always sketch stuff 24/7  :/
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #5 on: September 30, 2016, 09:04:54 pm »
I feel like my style is way to inconsistent I can't settle on whether to draw more serious or cutesy x.x
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #6 on: September 30, 2016, 10:06:28 pm »
I finally got a computer that doesn't crash every ten minutes, downloaded Fire Alpaca, but my tablet doesn't work on this new computer.
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2016, 09:34:07 am »
How does one draw shoes and fancy hats
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2016, 10:54:23 am »
how do you hands
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2016, 11:58:36 am »
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #10 on: October 19, 2016, 12:12:34 pm »
when u rly want to draw and you're inspired and you sit down and ur ready

...and all u can come up with is this:

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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #11 on: October 19, 2016, 12:24:57 pm »
when u rly want to draw and you're inspired and you sit down and ur ready

...and all u can come up with is this:


me tho holy shit
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #12 on: October 19, 2016, 02:50:28 pm »
How the heck do male bodies work! I can't draw a decent masculine male to save my life XD

Also how do couple poses work? I wanna draw some cute stuff for my boyfriend and I(especially Halloween icons) but nothing turns out right even the simplist poses X3 don't help that I'm bad at male body types.
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #13 on: October 19, 2016, 03:16:41 pm »
How am do you are moth yes? (Translation: How do you draw moths)
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #14 on: October 20, 2016, 09:33:22 am »
How am do you are moth yes? (Translation: How do you draw moths)
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #15 on: October 20, 2016, 10:45:35 am »
How do I draw felines properly

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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #16 on: October 20, 2016, 12:26:07 pm »
I've got no motivation to draw x.x
my art is just poop
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #17 on: October 20, 2016, 12:37:52 pm »
I've got no motivation to draw x.x
my art is just poop
Exactly how I've been feeling the whole month XD sucks I had a lot of plans for Halloween themed art and adopts too and now its almost over ;_;

And reference sheets are such a pain, I can't even get past step one and when I do idk what to add end up leaving it for later and end up unhappy with what I got so far and start over anyway.
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #18 on: October 21, 2016, 01:19:04 am »
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And reference sheets are such a pain, I can't even get past step one and when I do idk what to add end up leaving it for later and end up unhappy with what I got so far and start over anyway.

I relate to this so much ughh!  I keep trying to make a ref sheet for Eden and I hate it lol idek why I'm just never happy with it...
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Re: Artist Rants
« Reply #19 on: October 21, 2016, 01:32:34 am »
i hate that my human art, which i prefer so much, never gets as much attention as my furry art. -_- no matter where i post it.
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