Yes it's another one of those journals.
If there's one thing that annoys me a lot, it's when some people rack down on an artist's commission prices, complaining it's too high, too expensive bla bla bla etc. First of all, art is a luxury; not a necessity. Art is for those who can afford it. It is custom-made artwork just for the client. It is not made to be mass-distributed and sold to everyone like a can of soda. It is made specifically just for the client and tailored to the client's desires. Barely anybody else is going to come by and go "wow a painting of not-my-character-at-all nor is it a fanart of an official character I like, I want to love it forever and hang it on my wall and put it as my desktop background."
Anything custom-made or personalised will always be more expensive. You want custom tailored pants? You gotta pay more for that shit. You want your name printed on a can of soda? You have to pa