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Hey Stateside writers and creators, the Copyright Office is kicking around the idea of raising digital Copyright Registration fees from $35/pop to $55 a pop. This affects anyone who wants to register their creative work (music, writing, whatever) for stronger legal backing.
More info/comment link at:
kboards.com/index.php/topic,26

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Nosferatu Novel - faerie healer (pencil explorations)
I don't really know where to go with this character. I don't have a good picture of this character in my head. Which is kind of a probably because she's a lead character. :\ Started by copying a couple GIS faces and also hairstyles for nurses. ...
pixelvaniastudios.com/2018/07/

Color study for my nosferatu novel. Want all 3 chars to be pale colors (snow-shadow blue, white, and lavender, like Sargent's MADAME X portrait) since they're related, but also the first part of the novel is, like, set in the dark. So. Light/color interactions.
Background isn't mine, just a blurred photo I found.

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Alternately to LB: set a filter on your email that pipes all those promo things into a folder on receipt, already marked-as-read. Then when you *need* something from a business that you subscribe to, go into that folder and pull up any appropriate offers. Purge emails periodically (automatically, if your email system supports it). This is how I manage fabric/craft store coupons (because bypassing the constant 40-60% off is wasteful).

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The majority of y/our server’s cost spreading your art here is funded via & since [Liberapay offers no solution in the near/short/long term while they work out not being able to accept payments] we’re left with Patreon & cash.me - please switch your recurring donations back or alter your payments. Your support of y/our home here on • 🎨 is appreciated. Thank you.
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Here’s the final rendition of this lady mage who may or may not be about to set something on fire. Shoutout to @LensaMoon for the helpful feedback!

I think we're going to try and make our own hot wings tonight.
Wish us luck.

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Polished up some of those pixels, and added in some tiled terrain and trees so that the house isn't floating.

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Just learned that this thing I really like to do where I put a figure in the foreground looking out at a landscape has a name—Rückenfigur—and a whole tradition behind it!

I have to nearly always restart "Wacom Professional Service" (in services.msc) before I use Krita or else pressure sensitivity won't work. Anybody fixed that before? Windows 7, 64bit. Intuos tablet bought just last year.

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@AesAthena My mom and grandma are like that too. Any slithery thing would do as a warm up though I think. A plate of sphaghetti with bread sticks, a baby brontosaurus in a nest, a swan in a picnic basket.

Moxie Kitten + Assortment
So one of the Ultimate Drawing Warm Ups is to draw snakes in baskets? So there's one of those here, along with a cat carrier, and Moxie zooming around (and hiding!) in her box. But I know there are folks out there like my mom who are scared of even pictures of snakes, so you'll… ...
pixelvaniastudios.com/2018/07/

Just began writing in the most beautiful Leuchtturm notebook EVER.
Why yes, Quark *is* holographic!

Notebook: Leuchtturm 1917 Master Ruled (Hardcover) a.co/3Gj7Oyw

Sticker: Bought at MistyFig's Gift Shop (mistyfigs.etsy.com). Quark art by Amy King ( amymarieking.com/ ).

Pamela Merritt, my go-to gal to learn cat psychology, has a great article about how cats are not substandard dogs.
wayofcats.com/blog/cats-not-su
She really knows how to get in a cat's head...and how to work with them so they'll work with you!

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7 years old(!!!), but I'm still rather fond of it [2/2]

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dug this up while backing up my hard drive- my first horror comic from 2011 [1/2] (bodyhorror)

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