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What element of creating art brings you the most stress?

11%
12,070 deviants said Lack of time
14%
15,612 deviants said Procrastination
29%
32,479 deviants said Artist's block/no inspiration
5%
5,470 deviants said Insufficient/inferior tools
18%
20,111 deviants said Concern that your work won't turn out as envisioned
5%
5,150 deviants said Fear about how your work will be received
15%
16,932 deviants said Self doubt
3%
2,861 deviants said Other (please comment)


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holatolove Featured By Owner 19 hours ago  New member Hobbyist General Artist
It has to do with a lack of inspiration most of the time, but also I have those really bad days where I think no one's going to like this or their going to tell me that I suck and should quit doing it all together.But I really try to show people that being an artist, in all forms-drawing, photography,writing-is a way too get to know me because I'm not a very open person when it comes to my feelings and its just who I am and nothing will change that even if I do suck I will always do it and so should you.
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roseyrascal1234 Featured By Owner 22 hours ago  Hobbyist General Artist
All of the above.
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Chocolate-Pyrus Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student Traditional Artist
It would probably be a mix of artist's block, procrastination, lack of inspiration and self doubt. I try to be perfect, since I am a pessimistic perfectionist, and I never can complete something. I think, it looks awful, redo it. People will get upset, don't post it. Right out everything you need to know about that character/story then post it. So, it's really hard for me. Haha, not to mention my depression/bipolar depression. Those things don't help.
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brittny-the-wolf Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Traditional Artist
All of the above.
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DoodlesAndBeyond Featured By Owner 5 days ago  New member Hobbyist Artist
ALL.
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Dark-Phobos Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Everything on that list is EXACTLY what all Artists must fight against really. But, the largest problem I have conflict with is when I'm not able to convert an idea for my next drawing at all. The only way to fix it really is to look through art, real life objects, and more to find inspiration, but it is certainly the biggest problem! (Well, for me....)
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DragonOfEvil Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist Artist
Procrastination, artist's block/no inspiration, lack of feed back, and self doubt. Some feed back on my drawing would be nice.
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wolfofdarkness133 Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
All of the above...
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KeybladerIceHeart Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014
The things that stand in my way is lack of time and no inspiration. Once I finished, I don't post it to devianart because it's sometimes I don't feel like putting my work there due to annoying hater comments and other reasons maybe people would know. 
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BrielleHolmes Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014
All of the above
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