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2nd commission, sore throat and a proud new uncle!

Journal Entry: Wed Feb 3, 2010, 7:30 AM
The throat

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I wanted to talk about my bad sore throat, but I'm still not feeling that good, sore throat is back but not as bad as the previous one; all i can say is it was hell! Breathing was hell, when air passes through my nostrils down my throat it was like razorblades sliding down, and drinking water was like sandpaper running down the walls, it was torture. I've never had experienced this much pain with a sore throat before. I had a fever too at that time along with a cough and a cold, which turned out to be flu. Yep, the days weren't good to me.

But one thing though came out good, the saving grace; before i got this throat infection, my sister-in-law gave birth to a bouncing baby girl. I am now a proud uncle..^O^ I'll post a picture of my baby niece sometime soon in case anyone wants to see..^^;

Thanks for taking the time to read this nonsense story about me and my sore frickin' throat.

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:bulletblue: UPDATE Feb 03 2010 :bulletblue:
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:bulletred: Anubis my first commission is 100% complete for: MadMouseMedia  here:
Anubis First Commission by werder

:bulletgreen: The Joker and Harlequin commission for a non-deviant client still in the works.


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Thank you very much! :happycry:


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Thank you all for accepting me and making me a part of your group, for those who invited me to join their group, thank you very much, it is a privilege.  :handshake:

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The following are people I'd like to thank for the support and for spreading the message regarding my taking on commissions and for their contributions for the rates and the moral support, really awesome people:
:iconvikthor: :iconpsychoslaughterman: :iconthorsassassin: :iconmadmousemedia: and my
:iconvoodoobunbun: for her undying support. :blowkiss:

and i would also like to thank
:iconmindlessmaze: and :iconcabepfir: for featuring one of my works--> news.deviantart.com/article/95… cabepfir.deviantart.com/journa… :handshake:

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The rates for commissions


Yoohey! Finally i have PAYPAL! :yoohoo:

Actually, the paypal account isn't mine, rather a really good friend of mine agreed to receive payments through his paypal for the meantime until i get my own credit card. I owe him big time for this huge favor, i am thankful that i have a friend i can rely on when i need it. Thank you very much Miko! :happycry:

For the rates, another good friend here in DA, i hope he doesn't mind me name dropping him, gave his estimate on how much i should charge for commissions. i pasted his message below for reference. I am open for negotiations, if you believe that the prices suggested are way too high. e-mail for a faster reply.

:email: junjoe.werder@gmail.com


Here is ThorsAssassin message regarding the rates:

Well i think your art is superb, i really do. Sorry for the late response but i am usually off for weekends to be with the family. Also after looking through your work, here is what i would charge if i were you:

Lineart (simple figure no background*) - $40
Lineart (Single figure detailed background*) - $50-$75 depending on complexity
*additional characters $20

Colored Portrait (single character no background) - $65
Colored Portrait (single figure detailed background) - $100
Full colored piece with full colored background and 2 characters - $150-$200 depending on complexity

Of course this varies with everything the client may want but if i were able to still commission art, that's what i would be willing to pay for your work.


Many thanks for viewing. ^^;


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RossLeland Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats on being an uncle (and the temp Paypal setup too)!

Might bug you for album cover art sometime, whenever my friend and I record something we deem worthy of leaving a studio.
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werder Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2010  Professional General Artist
awesome, you're making an album, that'll be cool. :w00t:
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Deathrebellion Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2010  Student General Artist
congrats Unc! and hope ur throat gets better soon :pat:
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werder Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2010  Professional General Artist
Thank you very much!.^^;
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mechangel2002 Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
:hug: Feel better soon! Maybe you have strep throat?
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werder Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2010  Professional General Artist
Yeah its strep, i took some antibiotics the pain gradually lessened. i'm feeling a lot better now, thank you very much. :)
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mechangel2002 Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
:hug:
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