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Karla is a Puerto Rican artist who works on Films (MCU, ILM,HBO), Games, TV, Books Covers, Fine art etc. She gets political & paints her days away!

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Joined Twitter 10/18/10


@explodikid 5’4” reporting for duty to the average yet still short brigade.
10/24
2020
Being good at social media is a unique skillset that people are hired into full time salaried positions for—it’s im… https://t.co/EWytpEol1T
Retweeted by Karla Ortiz @javi_draws Congratulations!! :D @heyjenbartel https://t.co/UZldQN4soNActually, AOC is very good.
Retweeted by Karla Ortiz“I will protect Medicare and Social Security from socialism.” https://t.co/VhdeF17huS
Retweeted by Karla Ortiz @JennRavenna @mbrleigh The way the author just stabs my heart, even tho I KNEW it was coming!! The PAIN WAS REAL! @krystalball It’s why I laugh every single time they’re like “they wanna give you socialized medicine” and we’re al… https://t.co/6rUYkhFjAn @JennRavenna Jennnnn !! I finished it yesterdaaaay 😭 😭 😭
10/23
2020
Prop 22 is horrible in SO many ways. Vote no on it! https://t.co/xytc1g71RH @belillustrates <3 heck yes!! <3 happy to hear that! @belillustrates Support systems are important, for sure. They may not always come in the form of a parental unit th… https://t.co/Wf3Q9zDECh15/ So yeah. Not everyone’s path is the same. My own path had its own ups and downs, privileges and difficulties, s… https://t.co/H9KeKlevQh14/ find, no matter how small the pay. I also had a supportive family and later peers and colleagues that offered… https://t.co/z6zOvzshFY14/ But they sacrificed like crazy, and knowing that was a huge motivator for me to make sure it was worth it. It s… https://t.co/F0L2yKpv1Y13/ We were never a family of means, we were close to poverty, and didn’t have any sort of generational wealth. O… https://t.co/RebF6uOhNL12/ I have been independent ever since. When I was 27 my mom lost her job and I began to support her full time fo… https://t.co/Byr2jTI6ix11/ Once settled I kept looking for any art jobs I could find, and was always freelancing while I was a student.… https://t.co/K5zEzyGx7f10/ I was also homeless again for a little bit, as we desperately looked for housing in SF. Jumped from friends hou… https://t.co/eaeiPjrP7M9/ my schooling for a year and a half. What i found out much later is that she skipped paying a ton of bills, and l… https://t.co/1tWOTrPMZO8/ offer any sort of financial assistance as they were independent school. This is when my mother and father, but… https://t.co/DCoMidaAv07/ I did become homeless for a bit in Florida , and me and my group of friends would jump from friends house to fr… https://t.co/9u0xaAi3376/ ad agency, and concept work for two small game companies in Florida and so on all while in college. With the ext… https://t.co/I71dwcCRVn5/ I began to look for any art related jobs. I did Body painting for parties, caricatures for people, book covers f… https://t.co/Rdwnoj3ZqO4/ However, I was so clueless that I got fired on my second day of training lol freaked out I called my dad and he… https://t.co/qJ2pc9rYwB3/ So I got in bed with the devil and got student loans (that I’m still paying off) to attend a ...questionable art… https://t.co/G141mM4rYk2/ I got a head start on art since I ended up going to a really good public art high-school in Puerto Rico. I was d… https://t.co/SCbx7tfJqt1/ Seen this floating around and it’s a solid question. A bit hard to answer as everyone has different stories and… https://t.co/gUcJugsK7w @nicodelort Dreamy lines and architecture <3Hey Friends! If you're attending Adobe Max I have a session going on at 12! :D https://t.co/LdcYe3cJlV @reneedicherri Same!! <3 Thank you as always for being there and advocate for us <3Iain McCaig and myself were interviewed by Adobe on all things Concept Art! Check it out! :D https://t.co/07u5lQwOoC
10/22
2020
With proper credit and all. My heart is full today 😊My art is now technically on @Forbes thanks to @laureninspace 😌 https://t.co/Wf5aZFOZ5r https://t.co/DeSr0LB5IM @explodikid For real! I was gunning for Meg, but once I met Thanatos I was like “my bois heart is yours”. Now I am… https://t.co/4bxxKooqsi @besf0rt Ooooof @explodikid Omg , the thing is I keep one nectar on me at all times in case I do see him , so this is 100% me lmaoo @explodikid I have done 30 runs. And have seen Thanatos only 1 (one) time. I am forever sad 😭 @besf0rt Perfect lol @ChuckGrassley So no , you dont get to defend a powerful woman by weaponizing concepts you have never in your life… https://t.co/BeDb4h3l83 @ChuckGrassley Feinstein is not a weak, a wilting flower. She’s a damn powerful senator with duties and responsibil… https://t.co/On4STinEwi @ChuckGrassley Shielding a horrible senator from well deserved critique and anger (reminder, she was harsher to kid… https://t.co/9twNYUPmNmAOC when she Ilhan when she gets impostor gets impostor https://t.co/OL4f4l7IzR
Retweeted by Karla Ortiz @Monstermash042 https://t.co/n6zySBqQSa @isaiah_kb Get her a ring light too!! :D we wanna see Ilhan glow <3 @kenklippenstein Hahahahhaha @IlhanMN Perfect last round with @israhirsi !! Great game!! @TECHN0PAIN @AOC lol @axl99 That was amazing lol @isaiah_kb @IlhanMN All we need is to improve the light just a tiny bit so we can see her better, but it's so amazing to watch her play! @AOC you are doing so good btw!! :DHere we goooo https://t.co/nZap5fuerN
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10/21
2020
@johniadarola @TeamJoe They have so many run of the mill centrists they can choose, but instead opt for extremely r… https://t.co/qc49hAWTX8 @IZarov @KeeangaYamahtta It seems daft to believe people won’t be extremely upset that a Biden administration would… https://t.co/dFhochmhgn @stevendeknight Ohhhh! You’re all to sweet and kind! followed so DM’s are open! :) feel free to reach out any time and have a lovely week! @YingjueChen @MingjueChen Ps. I also adore cooking! Bouillabaise, Pernil and chocolate chip cookies are my specialt… https://t.co/KVqijFVBJ1 @YingjueChen @MingjueChen Omg yes https://t.co/ViX3XEzHgt @MingjueChen @YingjueChen I hope one day to eat @YingjueChen ‘s food!!it just it look so tasty 😭 @WhittersRichard @wspieler Oh my 😂 😆 @wspieler 😂 https://t.co/Jdiss4h93f @pboutte @stevendeknight Awww! You’re all way too nice lol but happy to work with Phil and new folks any time :D @pboutte Oh youu stooop https://t.co/wszKUmhY67 @MikeHeartsTacos I can always count on you Mike lol @coyotehackles Madam, you deserve no less!! All the flirts!<3 <3
10/20
2020
@kenklippenstein To be fair, only the upper half of top hat man is pictured so we really don’t know what he’s actually up to 😬 @Monstermash042 @drmistercody So many combinations! @drmistercody Biden for Joe President or Biden Joe for President ? https://t.co/cDE1hN3n4b @AOC I'll play! Tho.... the real question is, you still playing Animal Crossing? Cuz this October update is just too dang cute! @Xocari Atelier training helped tons, especially when handling pencils. :0 there is power filling in the dots withi… https://t.co/ePBoMmiazO @coyotehackles Idk if i deserve your title, you absolute art queen <3 @explodikid Good! Homophobes deserve to be called out, especially those with the audacity to demand stories to cat… https://t.co/Zj4OgJBGCU @subversivegirl *ti ( autocorrect tirándome al piso) @subversivegirl Lo mismo podría decir de ty tu arte!! ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/XNlsOytriG @explodikid I am here for this fire, and also for the next episode!!! :D @george_10g ❤️ this is so wholesome and lovely ❤️ @izzicm But honestly, i just always made sure to store two page drawings flat and had framers take care of the rest… https://t.co/h7GA2dT460 @izzicm Those were for moleskin shows. The gallery would send you a whole ass moleskine and you’d send in the whole… https://t.co/cxrDNvGBhO @satoihiroshi :D we will one day!! I do have a FF7 Vincent sketch i need to do soon !One day I’ll work in pencils again (In a love affair with oils atm) . But for now, here are some blasts from the pa… https://t.co/RWnKE5iAmn @Beavs Aww yeah !!! Congratulations Alex!!! Super excited for what’s next for you!!!FOLKS—we found who created the epic “Wear a Mask” Beauty & the Beast video! Created and sung by Noah Lindquist… https://t.co/4fAaeKxXXp
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10/19
2020
@JennRavenna Also, because i don’t think I worded it properly, if the community doesn’t get references packs, becau… https://t.co/cSzd1P0YsL @JennRavenna You will not fail! You will thrive, and hopefully we can still have some packs as a treat we pay for <3 @kenklippenstein Ken, but why 😩 @AllisaBlue @BriannaWu @kirstiealley @realDonaldTrump No one cares Allisa. Just shhhh. Shhh shhh 🤫 @AllisaBlue @BriannaWu @kirstiealley @realDonaldTrump I admire and respect Briana Wu leagues more, so this statemen… https://t.co/sgq8CgL0dq
10/18
2020
@explodikid Of course!!! any questions or anything at all hit me up anytime :D @yoshisquared Oooooo!! That would be so good!!! Drink cute coffee, eat all the foods and explore!! :D yes! done! @explodikid Workrave (PC and free!) is a good program that helps you take breaks! Mac has a similar one called RSI… https://t.co/OfesHVnKtq @explodikid But ah sorry to ramble on. Injuries is something I deal with a lot too, so thought to help. But again s… https://t.co/ohhmNtimdu @explodikid It helps manage the pain , doesn’t worsen it. Then when healthy I just make sure to take breaks every 1… https://t.co/w8HRNtvkc9 @explodikid Yeah! For me taking lots of breaks, especially as when healing is crazy important. For me, as soon as I… https://t.co/94ObehszWt @bperlowNPS I was planning a 3 month stay around this time, but 2020 came in with all the NOPE’s 😭 @explodikid Anyway take care you and if you need anything im here! I have recurring RSI , so while not exact, if I… https://t.co/MANmF9ELFE @explodikid Positions often is one way to reduce long term strain. So for me is using a cintiq, a wacom tablet, and… https://t.co/xDuZnS6h1R @explodikid Im so sorry you’re dealing with this. Arm injuries of any kind are so common yet so scary for those of… https://t.co/BHiAq32SQl @amuveau Cafe Reissue in Japan! https://t.co/WdbU2py9LnI cant get over how much skill and work that took. And just..its been a crazy bad week, and this just makes my hear… https://t.co/PRTerASjImAlso my dream is to visit Japan once all this insanity is over! Guess I know where to visit first! <3 https://t.co/WdbU2py9Ln @george_10g Also my dream is to visit Japan ! When I do you’ll be my first stop! Thank you! 🙏🙏🙏🙏
10/17
2020

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