$100 - Oh so close!

posted on 26th of august, 2010

I am only $1.39 away from my big, fat $100 check. I have been a contributor on Dreamstime for a year and a half, slowly selling my illustrations and backgrounds. My portfolio is small - 30 images, and 116 sales. As a busy mom with a full-time job, it's hard to find the time to add to my portfolio. I'm hoping my Halloween-themed images will get some sales soon and I can get my first check.

Comments (15)

Posted by Trottola on August 27, 2010
Congratulations!!! I'm a working mum too, so I can easily understand you... I'm sure you'll reach 100 really soon! I wish you many more sells!
Posted by Flowerpistol on August 27, 2010
YAY! It finally happened! Did you guys help me out?! Thank you for all the kind comments. It's a good day.
Posted by Joe1971 on August 27, 2010
Posted by Frantab01 on August 27, 2010
Congratulations and good luck for your next sale :)
Posted by Cteconsulting on August 27, 2010
Keep up the great work. Just keep adding work when you can. It's an exciting day when you have finally created enough work that Dreamstime pays for your utility bills! So, do what you can to add images to DT, enjoy your family, and have fun! :) Best wishes...
Posted by Mariaam on August 27, 2010
Great illustrations! GOOD LUCK! ;)
Posted by Fultonsphoto on August 27, 2010
Nice feeling to get the first payout, hope yours comes soon.
Posted by Keki on August 27, 2010
ooo good luck!!
Posted by Jeniicorv8 on August 26, 2010
my guess is it's coming in a day or two! congrats!
Posted by Youths on August 26, 2010
Posted by Py2000 on August 26, 2010
Congratulations on closing in your first $100!
Posted by Scottysally2 on August 26, 2010
Congratulations, hope you have many more sales :)
Posted by Cammeraydave on August 26, 2010
Good on you... I hope the next $100 takes half as long !
Posted by Yuritz on August 26, 2010
congratulations and good luck for the next sales
Posted by Zenpix on August 26, 2010
Congrats, i know the feeling, im $4,02 away from a payout. and each time i see sales at other places it pisses me off. I keep thinking, dang why did they not buy them from dt!

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I am a graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with a degree in Graphic Design. I have been working as a graphic designer for the past 12 years in wine country, Northern California. I enjoy photography, graphic design, crafting, sewing sock animals and anything creative. Currently, I\'m experimenting with vector illustrations and textured backgrounds to sell on DT.

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