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Taking Bad Advice
Originally posted at ShadowScript: The Art Blog of Angela R. Sasser
The convention chaos has died down, a crisp Autumn wind of change is in the air, and I've been more than a little introspective of late while I've been in the process of re-branding my business.  I admit to thinking lately 'why did it take me so long to discover what kind of artist I want to be?'
While I know that way lies the path to madness and pity parties, I recalled an experience I had years ago when I was fresh onto the notion of being a fantasy book cover illustrator.  It was a DragonCon of many years ago and I was eager to attend a panel on book cover illustration hosted by previously entrenched artists in the field, all of who were traditional painters.
What I got from that panel was an amazing unanimous barrage of bad advice.
The artists, who I will not name, basically said "kids" with their digital art were
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Hello all.

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superpower-pnut Featured By Owner May 2, 2018
Happy birthday
dykroon-chan Featured By Owner May 2, 2018
Happy birthday =)
GreenAngel5 Featured By Owner May 2, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday!!!
bear48 Featured By Owner May 2, 2018  Professional
pearwood Featured By Owner May 2, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
A blessed birthday, Jessica. :hug:
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