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Creative Gripes Thread

Discussion in 'Make It So' started by KingStarscream, Jan 24, 2018.

  1. Jean

    Jean Let’s stop procrastinating -- tomorrow!

    Why are men such funny shapes? Women are so much easier to draw.

    *casually ignores the practice time disparity*
    • Agree x 1
  2. jacktrash

    jacktrash spherical sockbox

    when i write from casimir's point of view, it always sounds like a stream of consciousness tumblr shitpost.

    • Like x 3
    • Winner x 1
  3. Queer Disaster

    Queer Disaster Overthinking as always

    i can't tell if the stalling on this fic is just me dealing with a bad bout of brainwrong or i'm just stuck.

    guess i'm going back to the second draft and working on that.
    • Witnessed x 2
  4. Deresto

    Deresto Well-Known Member

    Hands are horrible and consistent art styles dont exist
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  5. Hawkeguy

    Hawkeguy struggling to complete this thought

    [lies down] it seems that i forgot everything ever about comic panels. ever
    • Witnessed x 4
  6. keltka

    keltka the green and brown one

    well-meaning loved one buying you fancy yarn you've never worked with...in a half-skein
    and then not telling you

    Last edited: Feb 12, 2019
    • Witnessed x 4
  7. aetherGeologist

    aetherGeologist Well-Known Member

    Needles are too stabby.
    • Witnessed x 3
    • Agree x 2
  8. aetherGeologist

    aetherGeologist Well-Known Member

    I just put the hands on backwards again.
    • Witnessed x 10
  9. Hawkeguy

    Hawkeguy struggling to complete this thought

    tfw halfway done with lining something and you're starting to deeply, primally loathe every single stroke you're making. it's so fucking bad. but deadline. ugghhhh
    • Witnessed x 7
  10. Loq

    Loq cursed blue crab pincher

    what the Fuck is an ending and how does one write a satisfactory one
    • Agree x 10
  11. aetherGeologist

    aetherGeologist Well-Known Member

    The superglue lid is glued to the tube
    • Witnessed x 11
    • Agree x 1
  12. IvyLB

    IvyLB Hardcore Vigilante Gay Chicken Facilitator

    this happens to me SO MUCH and i die every time. The last time i only got it wrneched open after i already blistered my finger from the friction, superglue is devil stuff
    • Agree x 4
  13. ChelG

    ChelG Well-Known Member

    When I wanna write darkfic about a fandom whose villains are all too cute to convincingly do such a thing.
    • Witnessed x 1
  14. started writing a stupid little thing for my own amusement
    found out a thing about the viewpoint character that entirely changed how i saw him
    now have to edit writing to fit this change in, which requires altering all the good jokes
    • Witnessed x 7
  15. ChelG

    ChelG Well-Known Member

    Ugh, that happens a lot with long-running fandoms in particular. Sympathies.
    • Witnessed x 1
  16. i guess it teaches me to Always Read The Wiki Properly, especially if said character actually turns out to have two articles under two separate names/variations of his name, one more gameplay focused and one more lore focused.
    Basically though I was operating under the assumption that he'd been a Good Boy all his life and then I found out he spent some of his Unwise Youth worshipping the daedra of hedonism, debauchery and giving in to darker natures.
    • Witnessed x 3
  17. aetherGeologist

    aetherGeologist Well-Known Member

    i can't count and this cross stitch project has a really strict deadline i won't be able to meet if I redo the whole thing and AAAAAAAA
    • Witnessed x 6
  18. Loq

    Loq cursed blue crab pincher

    tfw you pick a half-finished piece from several months ago back up and have no fucking clue how you managed the painting style
    • Witnessed x 6
    • Agree x 1
  19. ChelG

    ChelG Well-Known Member

    I really ought to finish a massive old fic, but I've come to strongly resent the fandom it's for.
    • Witnessed x 4
  20. keltka

    keltka the green and brown one

    tfw you say "I'm done" in a zine and are immediately subjected to a fifty page manifesto of "Your Style Is Wrong And You Need To Edit It My Way" while you watch artists submit their pieces and not be second guessed

    like no salt at the artists, and I will agree that not all zine runners Do This, but by god the ones who do are giving me Stress
    • Witnessed x 9
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