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"For everyone who loves to create"
★Thank you so,so much for the DD! I'm really, really touched at the response to this. ★

Update: Trollbrus has kindly provided a Spanish translation! You can check it out here!
Update2: 汉语版 by 原畫人!


A small story I've been meaning to draw out.
Finally done to celebrate 1000 days of daily doodles on my doodle blog o/

It works best on large resolution screens lol;;;
If the flash does not work for you , you can view a page by page version here.

Artwork + Story © Nichol CLH .//projectTiGER 2013 
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Daily Deviation

Given 2013-08-29
-For everyone who loves to create- by =projectTiGER is a heartwarming comic that portrays the endless circle of admiration between artists. It is a kind and sweet reminder to never give up on your artistic creations.
(Suggested by many, many deviant artists)
( Featured by SqueakyToybox )
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red-winged-angel Featured By Owner 9 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm only crying a little. ;w; Great work!
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LE-the-Creator Featured By Owner 17 hours ago   Digital Artist
Wow

Uh

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This really hits close to home.
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:icondrkisame:
DRkisame Featured By Owner 18 hours ago
it really great massage keep up

and think you
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gamergirl200 Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Student Writer
This was a great way to start off my day excited happy 
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snowflakesakura199 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Its feels sooo touching i just.. what its mean i almost cried, but cute too and inspring. <333 i love it ( its so true to not giving up at art like this)
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SilverShy444 Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2016  Student Digital Artist
Very inspiring and touching. I loved it. ^_^
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hunnybunny1912 Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
This is very true. I gave up once, stop trying, my friend had so much talent in digital art and each time I used my tablet I cried. "I can't do it, I'm not talented." I used to tell myself that, because no matter how many hours I had spent on it, they could draw something better in 30 minutes. It felt pointless, no one cared about my art anyway, so why did I even try? Each time I went back to my tablet I tried so hard to be good, deleting work that I had worked on for hours to make it better. I adore this comic, because its message is beautiful. I won't give up on my dreams of becoming an inspiring artist. I hope that one day, I have people looking up to me too.
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DiabloBreakerGX Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very moving... I am glad to have come across this! Thank you for inspiring me :)
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AndreaGodoy Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2015
I didn't get the idea...too many characters and no dialogues
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35-6C Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Artist
Come Here Let Me Hug 
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Earlinwe Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
It's a very touching story, thank you :-) I think everyone here can relate to the way you feel, and I'm pretty sure you'll be spammed by "thank you" messages until the end of DA :D
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Ren-ou Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
I cry every time thanks for making this! ;w;
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mimi22846 Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
DON'T READ THIS. YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE BEST DAY OF YOUR LIFE. NOW THAT YOU'VE STARTED READING, DON'T STOP. THIS IS SO FREAKY. 
1)Say your name 10 times 
2)Say your mom's name 5 times 
3)Say your crush's name 3 times
4)Paste this onto 4 other games
If you do this, your crush will kiss you on the nearest Friday possible. But if you don't paste this, you will get bad luck. SEND THIS ON 5 DIFFERENT GAMES IN 143 MINUTES. WHEN YOUR DONE, PRESS F6 AND YOUR CRUSHES NAME WILL APPEAR IN BIG LETTERS. THIS IS SO FREAKY IT ACTUALLY WORKS
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AmayaRosita Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2015  Student Digital Artist
wow I can really relate to this...I thought I was the only one to feel this way towards my idols, I guess everyone feels the same and I shouldn't really worry and stress over myself about my improvement since we all improve differently and we all learn differently.
thank you for making this wonderful comic!
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Aspalax Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, this was touching... Honestly one of best things i've seen on Deviantart in a long time.
Don't just look forward, remember to look back...
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the13throse Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Dear God, this is so inspiring!

I like drawing, and I might eventually put some of my drawings on this site, but I'm much more in touch with my writing.

Even so, this can relate to every art form! Regardless of what you choose to make, or what you're good at, this speaks to every creator.
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SuperChibi51 Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2015
This actually made me tear up, thank you very much for making such an inspiring comic and reminding everyone that you shouldn't give up on your dreams (including me) Tsumugi Kotobuki (Tears of joy) [V2]
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raveWee Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2015
This is so awesome~~ A very touching story of your i guess. Admire!!!
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sipfa28 Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2015
Hello
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:iconamynhotep:
Amynhotep Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh no it's so cute--
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DemiseMAN Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2015
amazing story!
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wolffang719 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2015
I'm not gonna cry I'm not gonna cry I'm not gonna cry I'm not gonna wow that is a lot of tears coming from my face.
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BaGgY666 Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Just found this and its so beautiful, so inspiring and so motivating.

For years I've always felt bogged down at the talent of younger artists and their progression at such a young age. I always felt like I wasn't getting any where and no matter how much I tried to be like them, I always fell.
I love my work now, I love being me and I love the people around me who enjoy my work and for the artists I love, they inspire me, they no longer intimidate me.

Always look back to see who's following :meow: :heart:
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HimeMacarroni Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
So beautiful! this is exactly what happens
I cried
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fatmasparkle Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2015  Hobbyist Filmographer
omg so inspiring and totally worth reading Miuna Crying Icon  nice very nice
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OvertimeGuest Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2015  Student Digital Artist
aMAZING
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oniiholic Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2015
Amazing, thanks God I found this, very inspiring and really touch my heart
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isachansan Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Student
That is so cute and inspiring aaaahhhhh/////
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huieii Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Student Digital Artist
made me cry i'm ran out found the point like your story ;w;
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vanquice Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for nice story :) (Smile) 
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FlaminBunny Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
How sweet, and true.
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Artificer-Urza Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2015
Even if there is only one person who has enjoyed my work, I am happy.
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Etsukow Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2015
It's amazing omgg ;A;
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NANAMI-bunny Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love this! Its really amazing and inspirational*Free Icon/Emote* Molang (I Love It!)  I'm glad I got to read thisChihaya Crying Icon 
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mauuchi Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2015
this gave me so much motivation ;-; thank you so so much for this, im
sure it helps thousands, including me ////
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DonutDayz Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2015
I just want to say "Thank you."

Like, really. I love art. As a kid, I'd always look at my dad's drawings or the drawings and sketches of those guys older than me. I'd always follow how they'd do it, and mimic them, but I never really had the courage to make my own stuff. Eventually, as I got older, I tried to make my own things with my own style. I thought I was on the way to becoming a really good artist like the ones I look up to, until I found a kid, a few years younger than I am, making art pieces that make mine bite the dust. I honestly lost all my motivation to draw that day. Even my friends wondered why I suddenly stopped drawing. I'd always give them short answers like "Just because..." or "Maybe later..." but I never got to it. To this day, I feel intimidated by the artists I see and look up to, because I feel I will never reach their level, but I still try. I know it's not as good as I want it, but I still try.

I try in hopes of achieving my dreams of becoming an artist.

Thanks for giving this guy, a guy who's been drawing all his life, hope that he can one day become an artist like he's always dreamed of.
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isanctz Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
I swear I cry when I read this, I've been drawing since elementary.....and like, so much talented people at very young age, so heart breaking
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xxToodlePipxx Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This made me think back to my middle school and freshman years. I loved drawing and really looked up to my grandma who, in my eyes, was and still is the most amazing artist. I knew from a young age that I wasn't going to reach her level right away, but I practiced. During my middle school years, I had grown quite the collection of drawings. The ones I was most proud of, I hung on my wall so my family started calling it the "wall of fame". During my freshman year, I made two friends who also enjoyed art. We drew together and that's when I saw that my art skills weren't as amazing as I thought. One of my friends was on my level of skill, but the other, her art was beautiful. Compared to her's, mine looked messy and ugly and, despite her saying it was good, I hated my art. I tried pushing to get to her level of skill but I couldn't get there. I looked at my art and thought that it was no longer something special. I began taking down pieces from the "wall of fame" that I had once been so proud of. I only had a few up when my little sister came into my room to proudly show off a picture she'd drawn for me. She had said that she knew it wasn't good, but she hoped it was good enough to go on the "wall of fame". Of course, I put it up for her and when she came with a new one I'd add it to the wall. We moved and the wall is no longer a thing I do, but I still have the pictures boxed away somewhere. I still look at my art sometimes and think, "Wow, this is complete crap." but it's nice to know that there is someone who looks up to you. My little sister doesn't even realize how special her admiration of my art makes me feel.

Sorry for the long comment, just wanted to share my feelings. This is a really beautiful story and it made me tear up. I'm sure I speak for everyone who said they relate when I say, thank you for making this. :)
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CyberPikachu Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
This really hit me in the spot. Thank you. :)
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YaoiYaoiFsn Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Student Digital Artist
My feel just-
this is so beautiful 
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Rainneyfon Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much!! It help me a lot, I also feel that my work are horrible even thought my friends told me it beautiful I still negatively think that she just said it to make me feel better. But after I see this story, it give me a lottttttttt of inspiration. It really know what I need and what I miss, and I hope everyone can get more motivation from this story and I will help of share to my friend! THANK YOU SO MUCH!!, really THANKS YOU profectTiGer. Some day I will draw some story that can motivate people! Thank you for give me courage to move on!!!

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mizuki-chin Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
//cry
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npdizon14 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I really love it! Thank you so much for making this. It really inspired me to draw more. XD
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fishy-umbrella Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2015   Traditional Artist
Thank you
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Lizzu-Chan Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
IM GONNA CRY
THIS WAS SO
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I HAVE NO WORDSInside Out Reaction Icon: Sadness 
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PanDoraRavenHeardt Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2015
I feel so inspired ;w;
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AnushkaC Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I AM CRYING SO HARD RN ;3;
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