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Apparently I've never written a journal entry before, odd.

Anyway, I'm really stuck for inspiration and have been for the last few months. I've tried everything. I've used my Bamboo tablet, my pens, pencils, paints, even tried doing a bit of modelling (which I haven't done in years) but no matter what I try everything is like smashing my face into a wall. I've googled the issue and watched advise videos on YouTube and they have some good ideas. The main one being to look at other peoples work which could be similar to your own (to inspire you, I guess). In theory this sounds sensible but my brain being the way it is I find myself looking at this work and just becoming jealous and disheartened because I know there is no way I could come close to the quality and imaginativeness that some of the people in this community have.

Maybe I should just take up golf?

It's not just a "block" any more, I don't know what to call it. It's all starting to make me pretty depressed and I'm not sure how I can get out of it.

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Daniel Gilchrist
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:iconsingewyvern:
singewyvern Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2014   General Artist
You have a nice gallery of work. :)
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GalaxyTheory Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
That's very kind thankyou!
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singewyvern Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2014   General Artist
You're welcome.
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JSfantasy Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
thanks for the watch! =)
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Arkusis Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's been a while, you stuck with creator's block too? I have been for about half a year....
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GalaxyTheory Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
Yeh just a bit, Can't think of Anything at all. I've just been posting old work
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Arkusis Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It sucks, trying to draw now and failing but I'll need to start posting my old stuff soon as well. Nice tablet work by the way.
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GalaxyTheory Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
drawing anything good? I'm watching Youtube videos and trying to sketch. effort..
thanks, I like my tablet but its tricky to get right
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Trichardsen Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Professional Photographer
Thanks a bunch for faving. :bow:
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TVD-Photography Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2012  Professional Photographer
Thank you for the faves :hug: ^-^
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