Thanks everyone who replied ;w; its refreshing to read about how other people keep motivated.. and I think, over time, motivations change and reasons change but in the end people enjoy to create.
a-startled-fart-deactivated2013 asked: I have no intention of a career either yet I strive for better. It's because of the responses I get of "This is great!" and then I'm like "NOT REALLY. LEMME GET BETTER" so I keep pushing and, for this reason alone and I don't care how selfish it is, I draw for reactions from people who want to see my stuff. Because you can't draw for yourself. You just...
Anonymous asked: your art inspires me to get better at mine!
feelings after typical trip to conceptart.org
GOOD GOD i suck LOL……………. i love browsing the wip/critique section because i like seeing how people fix images to make them look 10x better, and then i try to avoid whatever mistakes they fixed or whatever. some day i’ll have the guts to post something on CA… @_@ so i’ve had the struggle with art style for the longest time (and i still dunno wtf...
I posted this on DA but I’ll post here as well - what keeps you all motivated to keep creating art? Some people love art, a lot Some people have dreamt of being an artist and want to make it a reality Some people just have fun with it etc Particularly interested in responses from people who keep art as a hobby and/or have no intention of making it a career (freelancing included)....
note to self
go to sleep earlier or take a nap after you get back going to werk like a zombie = not gud
snowball-pitcher asked: Are you playing on esuna RO with Rii? I just finished downloading it~!
basics of isometric programming →
code is in pascal but I thought it was a good read anyways, not sure if I ever want to do something isometric, but I admire games that are created on isometric grids edit: another good read
sarah's opinion on what RO class I'd be
rii: I can't tell if you'd be a Creator/Genetic
rii: Or.. Or
rii: Or a priest
rii: A really really derp high priest / bishop
rii: Genderbending would make it even more accurate
lena: i will make this happen tomorrow 81
Finally getting unlazy and moving forward with mobile dev.. although I’m mostly covering the ui/art/design/marketing…. I’ll get into the programming too… later… when we decide on the concept BUT YAY I finally get to use the FLYING PIE STUDIOS logo that I made back in middle or high school or whatever :DDD
Anyone on tumblr/twitter in the UX field? Looks interesting but I’m not exactly sure what they do… so I have a bunch of questions if anyone wants to answer them. :D Since I don’t have any trips planned this summer I’m on a hunt for interesting internships related to my field (front-end web dev) but not really, just so I can have more perspective on whats out there so I...
skyrim or swtor?
not sure what to play………… … #firstworldgamingproblems
Nathan Garcia: the grease is the best part
Nathan Garcia: it has the flavor
lena: ya but when you have to clean up the pan
lena: its like
Meep: the heart attack is the best part guys, it has the feeling
lena: when it solidifies again
Nathan Garcia: my mom does that
Meep: when it solidifies i just freeze it and make ice cream
its almost time to… go back to swtor…. i heard they fixed warzone lag :o now to find a way to balance faction population, fix ability/animation delay, and add in rated pvp and its all gud i haven’t really played since getting bf3, at least now all my chars have a butt load of rested xp…. wtb more hours in a day, i cant possibly play RO, swtor, and draw all in one day T_T
is it me or do a lot of artists on gaia have the pretty-face syndrome where they can draw/render faces nicely then you click for the full image and then you’re like WAT brought to you by a random visit to gaia since reddit was black’d out earlier today
but but purple...
Jaz Smith: i had purple hair for a long time
Jaz Smith: according to my dad, it's his favorite color i've ever done LOL
fakelyrics: i suddenly want grape soda....
Jaz Smith: ....
Jaz Smith: i...
Jaz Smith: you know, i'll just leave that there
SOPA/PIPA protest day… aka nothing good left to browse on the net for awhile -day ヽ(- -ヽ)
fakelyrics: i need to draw something for chinese new yr
fakelyrics: BUT WHAT
BrahmanBrujah: chinky dragon girl 8Y
fakelyrics: WELL YEAH...
fakelyrics: but doing wut
BrahmanBrujah: i love potato :Y
i’m curious what type of art everyone prefers (since art is fairly subjective, well to an extent) for me, I like stylized art the most (exaggerated line and color use, ex: sarah stone), i’m not a fan of the typical anime style, but i do love more realistic looking anime like satoshi kon’s (gosh I loooove his stories too ^^). ever since middle school i’ve really enjoyed...
jaz has a kitty-face wallet
Jaz Smith: and yours is like...almsot a grown ups wallet LOL
Jaz Smith: unlike mine
Jaz Smith: where i pull it out and i'm like "YES. I AM FIVE. WHY DO YOU ASK?"
fakelyrics: ur da best
lena: i bought fingerless gloves but this morning i decided i need real gloves
lena: cuz fingers freezing while driving
Felix Chang: pahahaha
Felix Chang: yea
Felix Chang: fingerless gloves
Felix Chang: not practical
started playing RO again, its one of those moments I wish I had my tablet so I can draw j_j the third class sprites are kind of meh though :|