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About Digital Art / Professional Esther QuesadaFemale/Spain Groups :iconhellandheaven-comic: HellandHeaven-Comic
When North and South collide...
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Full digital inking and colour (1 character)
Projectile by Raygirl13
One character inked and painted digitally (to be sent by email) with simple background.
Size: A4

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Well, seems that I've dome something and I'm pretty sure it has to lead me somewhere. 

I practically had to leave my job as an English and French teacher at the school I was working. It's alright, everything is fine and the principal was kind and nothing bad happened. It was all because I was about to be called from a certain company to begin working as a graphic designer... but it's been some time and my heart is telling me that this is it. Thanks to my boss, I'm still doing some French classes on mondays, which is very nice, but the rest of the week I'm looking for a chance to get where I'm going.

So, that leads me to the reason why I write this journal:  now that I am "free", I'm thinking hard. My life has always been a bunch of doubts. Where to go? What to do? What branch of the artistic-job world shoud I choose...? But what I really wanted was always there: creating. 

I've seen lots of people from DA, most of them friends or people I admire, that have begun their campaign on Patreon and are now earning more than I earned when I was working. And they have reached a wonderful goal that I wish with all my heart. How did they get there? Some of them began posting comic pages for free just as I did... and others didn't, just threw the campaign and voilà! 100 patrons supporting the cause! Man, that's amazing! Specially because some supporters even pledge with hihg ammounts, such as 50$. I'm not compalining, on the contrary, I'm super happy for them! And I want to get there too and feel that I'm doing the right thing.

So, if there's anybody there who is making a living from Patreon, can you give me some advice about it? Any ideas or telling me story of how did you reached your dream? I need something inspiring right now. Just help me find the way!

And another question for supporters! Would you consider supporting me on Patreon if I began posting the Will this ever end...? comic series again? I would work on both comics, illustrations and even goodies. I know somebody who make mugs, badges and stuff. When do I start? I'm opened to anything you can tell me to light my darkness up. ;) Even if you're not a Patron, please, say something if you want. 

Thanks for being there! :D
  • Mood: Noble
  • Listening to: Run boy run - Instrumental (Woodkid)


Esther Quesada
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
Is an artist, singer, teacher, translator (English, Spanish, French and Catalan), writer, and a hopeless daydreamer.

Personal quote: Practice makes perfect!

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mangobaka Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very happy late birthday! I've been busy these few days but now I made it, bhew! :squee: Sun Party Sunny-side up 
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
D'aaaaw! Thank you my dear! :D Don't worry about it. I'm happy you remembered :aww: :hug: Thank you very much! :D Hope to see you more around here too. 
mangobaka Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist

I was gonna draw you a pic of cutie Esther because you encouraged me to draw again and because of birthday, I was happy with this until Sai done screwed up and I accidentally merged the hair on the layer under and now I can't get rid of the hair anymore... so I got frustrated and don't want to continue this for a little while now but I want to show the face I was working so hard on XD Maybe someday I'll finish it.
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Oh WOW!!!!! :wow: But that's adorable!!!! Oh my gosh! Look at those marvelous eyes! I adore them!!!! :D 
Don't worry about the hair, think that when you paint on paper, you don't use layers like in Photoshop and you can mix colors and stuff ;) I've had this problems a lot of times before. With Photoshop, I used to select colors instead of layers in the past (because I didn't know how to use them, silly me XD ) 
If you do, please tell me! I haven't tried to do more realistic pictures like yours and I REALLY think it's gorgeous! I promise, just looking at those eyes, the nose and the mouth, I'm astonished! The full picture will be so beautiful if you finish it someday! :love: :heart:

Just keep up your great work and don't rush yourself. :aww: You know inspiration comes when it wants, so you can't always choose it, but you can find it easily if you enjoy what you're doing ;) 

Again, thank you veeeeeeery much for showing me the picture honey! I totally adore what you've done until now!!! :glomp: :glomp: :glomp: I have you on my watchlist, so I'll be keeping an eye on your channel ;) :blowkiss: Have a very nice day and keep the spirit! :#1: 
Ray-Wind Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Professional General Artist
Feliz cumpleaños Esther espero que te la hallas pasado muy bien en tu día especial! :airborne: birthday cake 
Espero que todos tus sueños se hagan realidad te mando un súper abrazote! :iconsuperglompplz:
Lamento la gran tardanza nunca se me había hecho tarde para felicitarte!!!!!! :nuu: Que vergüenza! onion sad 
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Hola guapa!!! Espero que te lo hayas pasado bien en el balneario ;) hehe! 
Tranquila, no tiene importancia. De hecho, sólo la gente de Debiantart me ha felicitado. En el facebook se han olvidado completamente de mí XD hehe! 
Me lo pasé muy bien también y recibí muchos regalos :D Sigo luchando por mis sueños y también espero que se conviertan muy pronto en realidad. :aww: :hug:
De nuevo, muchas gracias por acordarte!!!! :D :glomp: :glomp: :glomp: 
Felzm Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
¡Hola de nuevo, mi muy apreciada y maja amiga Esther, y Muy Feliz Cumpleaños, :)!!
¡:wave: :clap: :clap: :clap:, :huggle:s y besos, :party: and :cake:!!:)
Aunque estuve algo ocupado hasta ahora y eso contribuyó a que llegará el nuevo día en tu ciudad, provincia y país mientras acá sigue siendo tu día especial yo no quería dejar de felicitarte por él, esperando que hayas tenido un gran momento en él, mi muy querida y muy maja amiga Esther, :)!!
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Aaaaw, muchas gracias Felipe!!! :D 
No te preocupes, pues he estado celebrándolo des de que comenzó la semana. hehe! :D Estuve con la família, que es lo importante, y no me faltó mi pastelito de cumpleaños :cake: :D 

De nuevo, gracias por acordarte!!!! :D :hug: 
Felzm Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
¡Lindo aaaaw el tuyo, y de nada, Esther, :)!! :D
(Aunque no noté hasta ahora que se me fue una palabra en inglés por seguir las claves de los iconos, Esther, lo siento por eso, ^^;...)
¡Y gracias también por tu amabilidad en entederme y que bien que has estado celebrándolo desde que comenzó la semana, hehehe, :)!! :D ¡Y que bueno que estuviste con tu familia porque sí es lo más importante como tú lo dices, y que bien que no te faltó tu pastelito de cumpleaños, :cake:, debió estar muy rico y muy sabroso, :)!! :D
¡Y de nuevo, de nada por ello, Esther, :D!! :hug:
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Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
WOW, that's a biiiig one! hehe! Thank you veeeery much! Wiiiiii!!!! :D :iconbummy1: :iconbummy2: :iconbummy3:
nagromelyahs Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015  Hobbyist
Thanks for the llama!
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
You're welcome! Thanks to you too! :D
Tavata Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015
¡Feliz, feliz, feliz no cumpleaños! ¡Te deseo lo mejor multiplicado por diez y a la alza en la bolsa de valores! :D
Muchísimas felicidades chica, que te la pases sensacional con la familia, los amigos y todos los que te queremos a lo largo y ancho de este mundo real y virtual :) 
Y recuerda, cuando tu cumpleaños cae entre semana, se celebra la semana completa :D
Raygirl13 Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Gracias guapísima!!!! XD No se nada de bolsa, pero tú como mi agente me fío ;P hehe! Y de hecho, mi bolsa de puntos ha subido de +20, así que qué más me queda que darte las super GRACIAS!!!!!!!!! :iconbummy3: :iconbummy1: :iconbummy2: :iconbummy3:
Pasé un buen día a pesar de haber cumplido los 28. hehe! De hecho, tal y como dijiste, lo estoy celebrand durante toda la semana. Mañana relax, que también me lo merezco :giggle: 

De nuevo, me ha encantado tu regalito y de verdad que muchas gracias por estar ahí y haberte acordado! :D :glomp: :glomp: :glomp: Eres de lo mejorcito aquí en DA!!! :heart:
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