Happy holidays to any minion who is celebrating. Happy day to everyone else!
It has occurred to me that maybe I should pull back a bit of the curtain on my Personal Stock Commission info. I have let you all know before that I do personal stock commissions but what exactly is that and what is involved?
Personal stock is when you the artist make a request to me the provider of reference stock to build stock for your needs. This is far superior to wasting many hours looking for that "sort of fits the bill" stock we all have searched for.
When you consider what you need to take your art to the next level you look for a good model. But did you think to look at the actual costume? Or perhaps the lighting of the stock? Instead of having to take your vision and conform it to the images you find why not take control and make the images conform to your vision?
When I design stock I control the model chosen, the way it is lit and the costuming where possible or location. Most times these are cons