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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-10 17:55:10 Reply

At 12/10/11 04:48 PM, Knocturne wrote: Because to me, it makes me realize:
A. People who don't know a lot about drawing get easily impressed
B. This applies to my 'backroom theory' and they think there's some magical way I could just start making millions with this doodle of a zombie skateboarding on a bracheosaurus.

Dude it's like, a fucking opportunity. Every time some flat-faced dickwad gawks in at you sketching it doesn't take much to turn around and fire off a quick "Got $10? 'cause I'll sketch whatever you want, here and now".

If you get lucky, you'll manage to amass a queue before too long, and nothing boosts self-esteem further then people paying for your normal sketches <3

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-10 18:29:11 Reply

At 12/10/11 04:26 PM, Spaghetti14 wrote: On a non art related side note, I really want this thing. Then if I ever actually learn how to animate, I can make sick jams to go with it.

I've been looking into getting a Korg Monotron, It'd go well with my collection of weird musical instruments (Currently consisting off, amongst others: Music box, Melodica, Kazoo, Stylophone, Stylophone Beatbox, Fingerpiano)
after that I'm gonna have to make myself a talkbox.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-10 18:54:57 Reply

At 12/10/11 05:55 PM, Lintire wrote: Dude it's like, a fucking opportunity. Every time some flat-faced dickwad gawks in at you sketching it doesn't take much to turn around and fire off a quick "Got $10? 'cause I'll sketch whatever you want, here and now".

WORLD SHATTERING REALIZATION.

I never thought of that. Gonna start doing it haha

Yeah, we do carry things in the back, but usually the stuff people want are on sale and thus limited in stock and not overstock (meaning stuff we also have in the back). I've only ben working at this store for three weeks and I've gotten asked to fish something from "the back" maybe 21 times. Most ridiculous thing being lobster tails.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-10 19:40:21 Reply

At 12/10/11 06:54 PM, Knocturne wrote: Most ridiculous thing being lobster tails.

Can you get me some of those?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-10 23:15:31 Reply

At 12/10/11 04:31 PM, Lintire wrote:
At 12/10/11 04:17 PM, lovingthedark wrote:
in other news: i totally just managed to fight my way out of an art rut which is super fucking sweet. was getting worried there for a while.

lucky.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 00:26:35 Reply

At 12/10/11 06:29 PM, J-qb wrote: I've been looking into getting a Korg Monotron, It'd go well with my collection of weird musical instruments (Currently consisting off, amongst others: Music box, Melodica, Kazoo, Stylophone, Stylophone Beatbox, Fingerpiano)
after that I'm gonna have to make myself a talkbox.

I have a Monotron actually! It's pretty cool, especially if you plug a subwoofer into it >:D
I originally got it cause I thought I could effectively route guitars/ipods through it, but it doesn't actually affect that very much. It is good for a portable mini synth for the price compared to what's out there go, I'd recommend getting one.

Also, I totally want to have a weird synth-y collection, but all I have at the moment IS the monotron. Hopefully when I'm old, I will have like an awesome room of synth gear.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 10:50:16 Reply

This guy is a genius in my opinion.. Basicly I just feel like stealing his style - so don't be surprised to see me posting drawings of trees and old houses soon ;)


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 12:54:12 Reply

At 12/10/11 12:57 AM, Kinsei01 wrote: IGNORED!

Well, I'll just go chat up my old whore Google then :'(

The Weekly Special Kid?
Nah I got something kinky in mind for us tonight Google.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 13:52:28 Reply

@Lunds - That's pretty cool, it's like a dark gritty comic (well, that's what it feels like to me)

@Kinsei - I don't think anyone here has a Tankman. The only person I knew in the art forum who had one was Captain-Ben, but he's not around that often. I could try to reach him for you, if you'd like.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 13:59:32 Reply

At 12/11/11 01:52 PM, big-jonny-13 wrote: @Kinsei - I don't think anyone here has a Tankman. The only person I knew in the art forum who had one was Captain-Ben, but he's not around that often. I could try to reach him for you, if you'd like.

Nah, its cool. Besides Google got my rocks off... Well except for the back of a tankmen's head...
Time to go watch some tankmen cartoons :3


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 14:02:11 Reply

Boobs Kinsei, boobs
If you want the pics we'll need to do some kinda IM trick or something


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 16:02:37 Reply

At 12/11/11 02:02 PM, J-qb wrote: Boobs Kinsei, boobs
If you want the pics we'll need to do some kinda IM trick or something

Qb, have I ever told you how awesome you are... cause I'm thinking that I don't do it often enough....


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 17:06:46 Reply

At 12/10/11 06:29 PM, J-qb wrote:
At 12/10/11 04:26 PM, Spaghetti14 wrote: On a non art related side note, I really want this thing. Then if I ever actually learn how to animate, I can make sick jams to go with it.
I've been looking into getting a Korg Monotron, It'd go well with my collection of weird musical instruments (Currently consisting off, amongst others: Music box, Melodica, Kazoo, Stylophone, Stylophone Beatbox, Fingerpiano)
after that I'm gonna have to make myself a talkbox.

Dats a nice collection, I'm collecting percussive instruments: Slit drums, maracas, washboards, cajon, berimbau , spoons, taiko, pogo cello, steel pans, tank drums, bodhrans, doumbeks... so far I got about half of these, I also really want an accordian among other things. I bought a kalimba too, I'd like to see yours.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 17:41:40 Reply

At 12/11/11 01:52 PM, big-jonny-13 wrote:

I don't think anyone here has a Tankman.

me and nae have a tankman...


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 17:49:14 Reply

At 12/11/11 05:41 PM, LegolaSS wrote: me and nae have a tankman...

Well, not according to your gear page Leggy :P

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 18:23:50 Reply

At 12/11/11 05:49 PM, big-jonny-13 wrote:
At 12/11/11 05:41 PM, LegolaSS wrote: me and nae have a tankman...
Well, not according to your gear page Leggy :P

It's from Luis' tankman customization contest....


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 19:02:37 Reply

At 12/11/11 06:23 PM, J-qb wrote: It's from Luis' tankman customization contest....

Why can I not remember it/get the feeling it never finished......

Like the Android bot contest.
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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-11 19:03:10 Reply

At 12/11/11 06:23 PM, J-qb wrote: It's from Luis' tankman customization contest....

yep, me and nae havent finished yet :D


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 03:40:04 Reply

Worst art forum thread 2011.
Congrats everybody.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 04:18:25 Reply

At 12/12/11 03:40 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote: Worst art forum thread 2011.
Congrats everybody.

Well ya know, I thought we could try to squeeze one more in before the year ends.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 04:56:16 Reply

At 12/12/11 03:40 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote: Worst art forum thread 2011.
Congrats everybody.

I've made this point before, and I really don't want to be telling you how to do your job or anything, but if you think it's that bad (which I agree with btw) wouldn't you reinforce that with bans or official warnings or whatever? It seems that poeple aren't taking this seriously...

At 12/12/11 04:18 AM, Spaghetti14 wrote: Well ya know, I thought we could try to squeeze one more in before the year ends.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 06:21:56 Reply

At 12/12/11 04:56 AM, J-qb wrote: ... if you think it's that bad (which I agree with btw) wouldn't you reinforce that with bans or official warnings or whatever? It seems that poeple aren't taking this seriously...

I generally don't think bans achieve a lot. However on this occasion it does call for it, because some of the behaviour in that thread was absolutely awful.

A day ban to Kinsei, Captain-Carrion, Spaghetti14 and jeeshwa123, and an official warning to big-jonny-13 for
- General impoliteness to a new and eager user.
- Using your "reg" statuses to mob up on a user.
- Forcing your opinion down someone's throat where it's not wanted (or requested, for pete's sake, read the opening post).
- Overall doucheyness.

Also a day ban to J-qb for backseat modding.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 07:44:22 Reply

At 12/12/11 06:21 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote: I generally don't think bans achieve a lot. However on this occasion it does call for it, because some of the behaviour in that thread was absolutely awful.

Wow, that thread became disgusting overnight.

A day ban to Kinsei, Captain-Carrion, Spaghetti14 and jeeshwa123, and an official warning to big-jonny-13 for

I'll take the warning, but I feel you're just lumping me in with the rest of them just because I posted in the thread. He said to design a weapon like this <insert picture> and I made a comment about how such a weapon would be impractical. I was attacked for leaving a comment, so all I did was respond and ask how I was being rude by asking something. I might have not had the best phrasing per se, but I did not attack the user, and I certainly did not contribute to that thread anymore, let alone contribute to the clusterfuck it became.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 07:48:20 Reply

At 12/12/11 07:44 AM, big-jonny-13 wrote: I'll take the warning, but -

... oh, I've just thought of a new addition:
- Not knowing when it's in your best interests to quit and move on.

course I know, Jonny, otherwise I would have lumped you in with the day bans.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 08:08:25 Reply

At 12/12/11 07:48 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote: ... oh, I've just thought of a new addition:
- Not knowing when it's in your best interests to quit and move on.
course I know, Jonny, otherwise I would have lumped you in with the day bans.

I'll accept it. Thank you for clearing things up with me.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 08:12:09 Reply

At 12/12/11 03:40 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote: Worst art forum thread 2011.

wow... just wow... i started to read it and just ended up skim reading parts...

i dont know what to say...

not cool :(


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 12:06:50 Reply

SO I DON'T WANT TO CREATE A NEW THREAD FOR THIS.

But, I just got photoshop cs4, and whenever I zoom in and out sometimes the stuff I previously just drew disappears and reappears briefly.. It's not a huge deal, it just sort of bothers me. Anyone know why this might be? It's a fresh install, so I haven't tinkered with any settings... Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this..


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 12:40:53 Reply

At 12/12/11 12:06 PM, Rhunyc wrote: SO I DON'T WANT TO CREATE A NEW THREAD FOR THIS.

But, I just got photoshop cs4, and whenever I zoom in and out sometimes the stuff I previously just drew disappears and reappears briefly.. It's not a huge deal, it just sort of bothers me. Anyone know why this might be? It's a fresh install, so I haven't tinkered with any settings... Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this..

This happens to me all the time (I also have CS4 by the way), but I'm so used to it that I just ignore it now. Also, it may be worth noting that I've seen this happen plenty with my school's Macs with CS5 installed on them, so it may just be a Photoshop thing? Maybe not, but it still seems pretty common in my experience.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 12:54:50 Reply

At 12/12/11 12:06 PM, Rhunyc wrote: But, I just got photoshop cs4, and whenever I zoom in and out sometimes the stuff I previously just drew disappears and reappears briefly.. It's not a huge deal, it just sort of bothers me. Anyone know why this might be? It's a fresh install, so I haven't tinkered with any settings... Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this..

It could just be your computer itself, it might not be able to handle the processing power and lags out a bit, hence the image has disappeared then reappears.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2011-12-12 13:04:30 Reply

Idea:

New users should be directed to Stickam because the regulars tend to be nicer on stickam rather than solely critiquing and picking apart inappropriate behavior. I think that there will be less problems if there is a chance for people to get to know newer people before they set upon them like a swarm of ravenous hyenas ready to rip everything apart.

Yes, a lot of people that get torn apart are twats, but then, so are a lot of us when we're agitated. If we try and become friends before we start picking things apart, then people wouldn't get so agitated at people who they believe don't understand the way they work.


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