What the Future Holds (Chapter 2)What the Future Holds Chapter 2What the Future Holds (Chapter 2) by OmniscientTurtle
"That was the coolest thing ever!"
Little Octavia skipped out of the passage from the best experience of her life. It certainly beat the orchestras her parents had dragged her too so many times before, and she pondered whether or not it beat Hearth's Warming Day. Her favorite part had been when they pierced through the clouds into the eternally sun-filled skies above, during which her face had been plastered against her window so as not to let a single moment pass where she was not peering into the brilliant aether. Trying to keep her eyelids open permanently had proven to be a small obstacle in this endeavor.
Looking from 30,000 feet in the air out onto her old homeland, she had realized just how dreary it was, though that might have just been the rainclouds affecting her interpretation. Either way, she was somewhat glad to no longer live in Germaney. It had always been kind of boring; she was hoping that Manehattan might
What the Future Holds (Chapter 1)What the Future Holds: Chapter 1What the Future Holds (Chapter 1) by OmniscientTurtle
"Octavia, would you please stop making those atrocious noises?"
The little filly instantly ceased her imaginary airplane impression at her mother's order, silently bring her flailing forelegs down. A pestered expression replaced the dumb smile that had been there a few moments ago. She proceeded to rest her elbow on the edge of the windowpane of the back seat of their car, letting her gaze drift to the soft rain falling outside. Her eyelids fell to half-mast, boredom taking over in mere moments. Without the permission to make any more noises, she needed something to bide her attention, and the buildings flying past her vision seemed perfect for that.
Her mother let out a sigh. "Look, I know you're excited dear, but please, try to relax. We wouldn't want ourselves looking like some sort of ruffians to our fellow travelers."
She knew that, but how could she not be
How to beat procrastination (part 1)As I said on a previous submission, I'm planning to make some tutorials on the upcoming December. Before that, however, I feel like I can help on another subject, which comes before even starting your drawing: Procrastination. I mean, procrastination towards your own drawings.How to beat procrastination (part 1) by 365-DaysOfDoodles
If you're not familiar with this word:
pro-cras-ti-na-tion |prəˌkrastəˈnāSHən, prō-|
"the action of delaying or postponing something."
Why am I talking about this?
Well, a year ago I used to be a professional procrastinator. I've imposed the 365 Days of Doodles challenge to myself for this particular reason.
While procrastination is to some degree a natural phenomenon and can’t be completely eradicated, you can use the following strategies to get in the habit of getting drawings done.
Mind that these are not golden rules or such, just strategies that work fo
Brian Kesinger: Character DrivenBrian Kesinger: Character Driven by techgnotic
Disney Artist Brian Kesinger on Creating Story through Character
Foreword by techgnotic
It is with great pleasure we welcome BrianKesinger as a guest writer to the Today Page Editorial Team. Considering his authentic citizenship within the deviantART community, his thoughts and insights will be of great value to all aspiring artists, illustrators, writers and others involved in any creative endeavor. For over 18 years, Brian has worked for Walt Disney Studios on films like Big Hero 6, Winnie the Pooh, Tarzan, Tangled, Wreck It Ralph and Bolt. Brian is author and illustrator of his own oct
Not much to say. I'm just a guy who likes writing, a little bit of sketching, but mostly viewing the amazing creations others have to offer. Would greatly appreciate any and all criticism on what I do eventually post. Thank you!|
Oh yes, and I am in fact a brony. Proud to be one too.