It was about a year ago that I decided that I should do speedpainting. There's a whole lot of reasoning that made me came to this conclusion. The main reason being that my drawings took too long to render and I was overall dissatisfied with the progress I made (or rather: didn't make).
As some of you might know from earlier journals, I suffer from a chronic injury that severely limits my drawing time. I can draw for a few hours on a good day, but not all days are good, and there are days I cannot pick up a pencil at all. As you can imagine this makes rendering a drawing a very frustrating process, because it would take me days, sometimes eve
... in just one year.
It was a cold day in February. I can still remember that day.
It wasn't that busy at my job. Just another day of mostly waiting for feedback. So I took the liberty to surf around the internet for a bit. Like every day before, I checked DeviantArt. I had posted some art some while ago. I submitted it to some groups, but didn't quite get the response that I hoped for. Let alone; the feedback. It's hard to get feedback on your art. Nowadays most people just fave and run, or tell you that your work is awesome (which is sweet, of course) without any further explanation. Most of the art forums that I used to reside on, where
I've not been here too long and so many things have changed in the meantime :frail: In the spring I began to really draw very much and I recently scanned a whole bunch of things I had in my drawer :coffeecup:... I think I'm fine. I have someone great in my life and I live on my place with a pile of übercute rats :heart: I wouldn't say this, but some recent things are just awesome... and I think that my new works too http://rionka.deviantart.com/gallery/39955100 I'm glad you like it :dance:
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im obsessed with that "new" gadgets what i revealed here in last few days. i dont know how much im retarded to write it but now :D but im playing with that a while and although i hate saying "cool", this is, definitely :D
after a long apathy break im trying to create something again. thank you all for your support. i love all your words here. :heart:
Hey Rionka! I didn't realize you were on DA and were watching me! You have so many beautiful works! You should submit some of your Evanescence stuff to #Ev-Fanart. I'd love to have all our members see your work!