Ups and Downs

I applied for a job at a great place: storyopolis. Unfortunately I didn't get the job, this time, but they said to try again in September, so I shall. Narhin did get the job, and it's good, because this will be her first job. Yay Nahrin!

My class at laafigart is going well, although I paint a little slow, and I need more practice in oil painting. One of the students there gave me this suggestion: paint 100 figures then take all the paintings after #100 and get feedback, because the first 100 paintings are going to be crap. So that is another goal for myself.

In other news, california is now last in the nation in art funding, which royally sucks for my fall semester. Read more here.