I get a lot of inquiries about commissions and i can't answer them all, so i hope this post will provide some helpful information to potential clients.
I rarely take commissions because my schedule doesn't allow me to add a lot of extra work, but i'm still interested in new opportunities.
The main issue is that most of the emails i get don't include a budget and ask for my rates instead. I can offer an estimate for illustrations similar in style and complexity to the game cards i'm doing at the moment, but i'm not sure what to charge for different types of work, such as concept art, simple portraits, etc.. Then, even if the client and i wo
I wrote an article about my Legend of the Cryptids cards for ImagineFX magazine a while ago, now you can read it online here:
Want some art prints of my paintings or printed goods such as tote bags, iphone cases etc.? Here are a couple of the available ones (click on the link besides each image).
Browse more on my society6 account http://society6.com/laurasava or my devia
I first met drefeyja (https://www.deviantart.com/drefeyja) about seven years ago on this site, so here is probably the best place to say this. We never had the chance to see each other in real life, but she was my friend as much as any of the ones i met in person.
I remember complaining that i couldn't afford a tablet, then i managed to get one sooner than i thought; she told me afterwards that she had already talked to a few other dA users about raising money to buy me one for Christmas. That's just one small example, but everyone who knew her can tell she was one of those rare people who are truly compassionate and sincere in both actions and words, not merely an ideal