Another art niche I’m interested in is bead sprites, where videogame sprites are realized as an object you can hold, and is made out of beads. Doesn’t need to be flat either and can be wearable. 🎨
As a budding pixel artist, I looked for blogs, subreddits, etc. about Ministeck, a Dutch pearlboard equivalent. Nothing substantial. There’s a niche for me there, wide open 🤩 🎨
Currently, I’ve cobbled together a solution with my own (shared) WP server, Flickr Pro, and a free micro.blog account. It’s a hassle and somewhat expensive for how little I use those. FB and IG are dead simple, with lots of ads.
MeWe seems an alternative for FB groups and micro.blog for the FB newsfeed. It’s about having alternatives, breaking dependence on a single provider.
With iOS 14.5 about to be released and hearing the personal tragedies with suspended accounts, I’m contemplating abandoning Facebook and all their properties, other than for family.
I moved house. My old apartment was deemed too hazardous to live in, so I had to do minimal effort to vacate the premises, so to speak. My new home is an actual house, rather small and kind of cute.
Sometimes it pays to do a lot of quick scribblings, so your one serious sketch has more 🤜 to it.
After a hiatus of a few months I decided to start drawing again. Some skill was lost, so I had to relearn through practice, like this 🍊 from direct observation.