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A real quickie today and not even the one I was planning to draw.  I saw a friend in the morning and it was lovely to catch up.  I was working till about 2am last night after I got home from badminton and dinner.   I love being a freelancer since I have flexibility but it does come with a price.  Never being sure what's around the corner; jobs showing up, jobs dropping out, delays in payment, deadlines coming all at once, all jobs drying up at once....I do love freelancing though.  I miss studio environments which is why I joined my friends when they formed the comic studio.  I also want a back-up in the freelance world that is still in the animator profession, which is why am going back to school to learn 3D.  Wheeee!  Fun all around.

Spent most of today animating a shot for the pilot gig.  Almost there...got to do a bit more tomorrow and will hopefully get it done tomorrow night.  I didn't get a chance to study Maya today.  Grrrr.... I think I need to dedicate a couple of days to it a week...hopefully later this week.

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