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Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« on: December 29, 2016, 07:14:25 pm »
I feel like we need a more positive counterpart to the Artist Rants thread. I mean, even though we artists often hate our own art (while the rest of the world struggles to see why), we do in fact sometimes feel proud of our work, or think that we did something right for once. Or sometimes there's just things that artists get excited over that others might not. (Getting pencils for Christmas? Awesome!)

Anyways, I'll start. I'm over-writing things.  :fox-:P:
I often think I'm not improving much with my art at all, but then I look at my 2015 art and remember that I've gotten much, much better. It's honestly a nice confidence booster.
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2016, 07:21:29 pm »
Yes, whenever I'm feeling like my art is getting no where I look at my old art even from a few months ago. Its such a nice confidence boost ^^

Also I'm happy with how my new icon turned out, although a tad bit dark when shrunk ^^''
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2016, 07:29:07 pm »
I'm at the point in my art where, if I really put my mind to an idea and practice a few times, I can draw anything! It feels really good
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2016, 08:20:07 pm »
Seeing how rapidly I improved over the last year is a big thing for me. I went from rectangle nosed, sausage legged wolves to anthros that I think are pretty good, sometimes.
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #4 on: December 29, 2016, 11:51:04 pm »
I feel like I'm starting to be happy with my art
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2016, 11:54:02 pm »
Does music count? If soo... I've gotten a good handle on my amp and all the presets i could ever want!
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2017, 12:43:42 am »
I drew some concepts for some anthro dragon characters (a bard, scholar, warrior, blind judge, and thief), and I don't think they look terrible

Also, I've had more motivation to draw lately
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #7 on: January 06, 2017, 10:39:15 pm »
Seeing my characters develop over the years, and my love of crafting had increased.
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2017, 10:45:12 pm »
I'm learning how to draw Transformers, and I'd say it's going well!
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #9 on: January 10, 2017, 08:19:35 pm »
I haven't been very productive as of late but I'm really loving how my icons have been turning out lately!!
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Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #10 on: February 27, 2017, 07:26:04 pm »
What are good things that have happened to you lately with art?
I received my first commission!
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Re: Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #11 on: February 27, 2017, 07:27:18 pm »
Haha my current icon, I know it's not colored, but it's the most recent and lovely drawing I got
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Re: Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #12 on: February 27, 2017, 07:31:06 pm »
learning how to decently draw hair alrighttt
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Re: Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #13 on: February 27, 2017, 07:31:32 pm »
I am starting to color better -w- I've never been that good at coloring, even though it is my favorite part
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« Reply #14 on: February 27, 2017, 07:33:07 pm »
I'm liking how my designs and character concepts are coming out lately ^^''
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Re: Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #15 on: February 27, 2017, 08:14:48 pm »
I made fanart that I didn't hate, which is rare
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Re: Things that don't make you want to kick someone: Artist Edition
« Reply #16 on: February 27, 2017, 08:20:53 pm »
For once, I feel like my art might be slowly improving

Also, I'm just gonna leave this here
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Re: Things that don't make you wanna kick someone (Artist Edition)
« Reply #19 on: February 27, 2017, 08:38:12 pm »
When you end up drawing something until you finish it after a long time with no actual drawings <x3
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