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Self-certified, professional homebody.
Is also an artist. Its a struggle.

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Posted by KarlSia - May 14th, 2019


Hey there. Its been awhile, so figured I should make a status update so I wouldn't be considered AWOL. heh.


All I've been doing now is studying anatomy, working on the rare commission whenever, and fiddling with my second-hand PS vita. And occasionally hanging out with buddies too, so I wouldn't go bonkers from the lack of human interaction.


No new content yet, but I plan on working on my final entry for last year's Summer Animation Jam before uploading any new animations.


So, about my self studies. I've been wanting to improve what I know about the intricacies of the human body since I'm sure I'll be using this knowledge till the day I die. Before I started to actively study it in depth, I've only had an ample know-how of what looks good from an angle, but not from why it does so. I want to understand and be able to draw from imagination the details of how a body looks and moves so I could better apply to my animations and illustrations. At the side, I'm also trying to improve my understanding of colors and light and how it can affect certain objects.


I hope after all this hermiting I'd have improved my skills to make better-looking characters.


If you didn't know, I have a patreon! I'm using it for uploading projects files I'm willing to share with the interested few. Although, I'm still finding time to arrange my project files of the animations I did from last year's Summer Animation Jam into compressed zip files for my Patreon. Until now, I'm still stuck with uploading DRMCTCHR39XX. Its a little tedious trying to group files worth 17GB into separate 200mb folders.


So that's that for now. I'm also trying to save up money for an air conditioner. Earth is on fire and I'd prefer not to burn when at home.


By the way, that's a sweet looking new background Newgrounds!


Oh and congrats for the successful Pico Day @IvanAlmighty! Wish I could've gone to it, can't wait to see the pics!


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Posted by KarlSia - March 13th, 2019


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Hi guys, I'm really sorry for making an artist news post about a gofundme and possibly breaking the fun atmosphere we have on this site, but I must reach out wherever I can.


The cool guy you see above is a friend of mine named Steven. He's a filmmaker and an Eskrima instructor, someone I met once during highschool, and got to know during my college days as my senior.


He's now suddenly suffering from liver failure, and his family is in desperate need of funds to start his liver transplant operation ASAP.


I implore anyone from the newgrounds community who's willing to donate any amount they can through his Gofundme linked below, please. I just hate it when a good guy like Steven gets fucked over like this out of nowhere.


Gofundme - Help Steven Combat Liver Failure


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Posted by KarlSia - January 15th, 2019


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If you're interested in getting your character animated, then I'm offering my services to you!

I can animate:

  • Original Characters
  • Fanart


I can't animate:

  • Animals
  • Non-humanoid Creatures (negotiable)
  • Mechs (negotiable)
  • NSFW (negotiable)

 
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
 

  • Only single scenes with 5 second max. (flexible) of animation (animated gifs) can be commissioned at a time.
  • Only payment via Paypal in USD is accepted.
  • Full payments or an initial downpayment must be received before work on the commission has begun. 
  • Refunds are not applicable once a 1st draft is sent to the commissioner (you) for review.
  • Commission may be rejected if a higher skill level seems necessary, or for other various reasons.
  • Listed prices below are the absolute minimum, and are likely to fluctuate higher depending on the complexity of animation.

If you understand and willingly comply with these terms, then hey, no problems! 

If you any have other concerns, or other commission proposals aside from what I'm offering, please feel free to ask!


HOW TO REQUEST FOR A COMMISSION

Send me a message and I'll get to you as soon as I can.

Also, please include the following:

  • Commission details (refer to rates)
  • Character details
  • Links to references (pictures, videos, etc.)
  • Animation details (pose, action, framing, storyboard etc.)

 

STANDARD MINIMUM RATES 

Lineart: 135 USD
Flat Colors: 175 USD
Full Color with Shading: 250 USD

Backgrounds/ Animated Special FX: 85 USD
*Simple backgrounds can be done with no added charge
 

I'll try to do my best to satisfy!

    


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Posted by KarlSia - October 9th, 2018


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After all those months of struggling to keeping up with the rounds, we finally reached the end of it and came out on top! 

Thank you very much for this win! 

Someone once told me that no matter how good someone is in whatever he does, he can't get too far without people to support an believe in him. So to everyone and especially to the voters and judges, thanks for your support!

I wanted to submit an entry for the last round, even if it was something simple. I already started working on it and even had @AnnieQuinn 's help for the VO (thank you!), but September was a rather trying month for me so I couldn't find time to finish. 

But I'm better now, so I'll upload it anyways as soon as its done even if the summer jams are over.


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Posted by KarlSia - July 16th, 2018


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I made a patreon account last year, but I was never sure what to do with it, until now.

(sudden attempt to sound like a salesman incoming)

By becoming my patron for as low as a 1$ a month, not only will you be supporting me and I being eternally grateful, you will also have access to the project files of Prison of the Clairvoyant, and other upcoming animations. The download includes PSD., AEP., and PRPROJ. files and others. You will also be able to see future works-in-progress before the animation's public release.

http://patreon.com/karlsia

Honestly I've never been one to be completely active on all my online accounts, (this animation jam is probably my most active online time yet) but nevertheless I'll do my best to keep them updated!

If you decide not to be a patron, I'd still be happy if you would still follow me through my other sites. Thanks ahead!


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Posted by KarlSia - June 28th, 2018


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My entry for the Bad Dream Jam won first place for daily feature! Hope this won't be the last time, so I'll try to my best to keep on making high quality animations worth noticing!

If you haven't seen my entry, you can check it here! https://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/713225

And if your curious enough, please check out my few other animations too!


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Posted by KarlSia - November 15th, 2015


This is like, a huge deal for me to finally have one of my animations listed in the Featured Movies on NG. I feel like a child seeing Santa Claus for the first time in real life.

Yeah. Santa Claus. Oh, why Santa Claus? Probably because December is close by. Its as good as Christmas where I am when the -ber months start rolling in. 


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Posted by KarlSia - September 8th, 2015


When I was a little kid, naive and innocent, I got my hands on a WACOM penpartner, and Macromedia Flash 5 and started making flash animations on the get-go. After learning about the existence of xiaoxiao and newgrounds, I couldn't contain my excitement when I uploaded my stick fight animation for the world to see. 

 

It got blammed tho.

 

But I didn't take it to heart, and laughed after realizing how horribly bad it actually was, and the fact the I experienced getting blammed, which to me became a somewhat silly achievement. (I kept that file with me as a trophy Hah)

Flash forward to the present (see what I did there?) and here I am now, making a come back in newgrounds and trying to make a name for myself. 

Hope you guys watch my artsy stuff  ヽ(´ー`)ノ


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