Hi everyone, I think I should explain why I'm no longer posting many things in DA or ref of my OC's
well I'll explain:
First of all, i'm unmotivated to post my refs from my OCs here, afraid of people stealing my ideas, tracing my art and stealing my designs.
I'm tired of putting things here and after a while, someone comes up who does the same idea as me without at least giving me a simple credit for inspiration. I know it's hard to be original after all there are millions of artists around here, but i sometimes find it a lack of respect you get ideas from someone you know or watch. Imagine, you spend days trying to think of something, trying to think of some design for your OC, spend hours doing Ref, and all the details, being very careful not to copy anyone you know, and then after all the hard work that you took, you post your ref on DA and come people and do the same as you with almost the same design and the same idea, damm, that hurts a lot.
I know there are people who do not fee