Please, please, PLEASE stop complaining about adopts/art commissions being 'overpriced'. If you have nothing good to say then don't say anything at all. Don't comment. Don't note. If you want to know why you should stop complaining then read below and at least try your best to understand.
I know there are other artists who have lower commission prices in comparison, however please don't bully me (and other artists) into doing the same or accuse me of ripping off clients of their money.
I am fully aware it can't be helped deviantART already made itself a reputation that it is where you can find cheap artists to commission, BUT that doesn't mean you have the right to demand others within the community to be cheap too. Sadly enough most of those 'cheap artists' are talented people whose work aren't given enough credit that they deserve (when they should be having an annual fee of around $50,000 that professional artists earn). You have to un