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$20 sketch pages

*** Sorry for the messed-up cut :/ LJ always does this to me.

 I'm getting closer to my goal of $278 for my train ticket to visit my best friend next month, but a few commissions worth more than standard 1-char sketches would really help a ton.

Sooo, I'm opening for sketch pages. For $20 you get an 11 x 9 in. page filled with sketches of your character. It will likely include some/all of the following: full bodies, head shots, busts, chibis, etc... 

These are to be done in pencil, but if I feel inspired I may add ink and bits of color to some :) 

I can also mail them to you at no extra cost!


Humans or anthros welcome! Here are some examples of what you might see/what my traditional stuff tends to look like:


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Writer's Block: BFFs

If you were in solitary confinement for the rest of your life, and you discovered a cockroach in your room, would you kill it or make it your friend?

I would definitely make it my friend! Especially if it was the Madagascar hissing variety :) I already keep around 15 of them in a tank in my bedroom :)

Better to have a crawly friend than no friends at all~
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My favorite beetle everrr

Found a ten-lined June beetle (my favorite c:) buzzing around outside my garage when I got home tonight. He was attracted like crazy to my headlights, I thought he was a huge moth, little did I know I'd found such a gem! I don't recall ever seeing them around my house, though this is the season for them. B)



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Can someone send me SAI please?

Someone sent me SAI a few years ago and I never ended up using it.. could someone send it again? I have a folder of it here but can't figure out how to work it, I think I may be missing something :[ I've heard it's the bee's knees and would really like to give it a try.. help? :>
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This is Christmas!

Nothing beats relaxing with some Billy Joel while wrapping Christmas presents and enjoying the last bit of a Butterfinger Blizzard. Mmmm. I'm so glad I'm done with school 'til January c;

omg "Only the Good Die Young" just came on. bbl <3


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$5 sketches!



I've got the whole weekend off from work, and will need something to keep me occupied between homework assignments, so I'm offering sketch commissions!

for $5 you will receive something like this (if you just want it left on a white bg, let me know!)

for $7 I'll slap some color on

I'm only taking as many of these as I think I'll be able to handle this weekend, so they're on a first come, first serve basis!
Please leave a comment if interested- Paypal only!

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What are YOU thankful for?

I know there will probably be a million journals like this one, though that doesn't really matter. I believe that you should acknowledge the things you're thankful for every day, and let people know how much you care about them constantly, but I know that life sometimes gets in the way, making it hard to see the things that are truly important.

This year in particular, I am thankful for my friends. New ones I have made, friends that I have kept (and who have kept me), and old friends that stepped back into my life. I'm thankful for the kindness of those around me even when I'm at my worst, when my attitude does nothing in return for the conscientious giver. I'm thankful that my friends step up and make an effort to pull me out of the monotonous, closed-off world of work and school, even if it means they have to drive for four and a half hours to do it. I'm thankful that the people around me tolerate my absent-mindedness, my forgetfulness, and my overall cluelessness, and are able to see past that and know that I really do try to understand. I'm thankful for the love and support that I receive from them after I've stopped loving myself and when I no longer have faith in myself or my abilities. I'm thankful for change, even though it can be tough, because in the end overcoming the obstacles makes you a stronger person. I'm thankful that I found a new job this year, and that I'm finally starting to fit in there after getting over an extremely rough start.

Even though I have to work on Thanksgiving this year, it will be better than the last 2 years I've had to work it- I'll be done by 2, or 2:30 at the latest, just a 4 hour shift, and then it's off to my dad's house for a delicious dinner... Actually eating ON TIME instead of after everyone else has finished... man, this will be so nice.

Well, I've got to get up for the Thanksgiving rush in less than five hours, so it's off to bed I'm afraid! I hope you all have a wonderful holiday~ eat 'til your hearts are content!
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Just a quick picture I cooked up in 20 minutes. I've been meaning to draw something like this for Samyena, and seeing the picture that Tigglespits just uploaded, I had to doodle something up before work. here it is! Enjoy, and have a safe holiday :P 

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