this is an emote for my cyber-husband (which means it's not real
he wanted a poof emote, and bugged me repeatedly, even though he's good at emotes himself
that's what happens when you tie the cyber knot
well, I'm still sorta working on this, but I wanted to be able to use the thumb in chat so I could bug more people to make recomendations
I'm not setting this at advanced critique because generally I'm making it according to ipholio's description, though you can give a few pointers if you want, and I'll see if he likes the idea.
I know I'll get a few people commenting about the smile; that's something I'm working on
I've never done smiles too well, some might perhaps (maybe) notice I hardly ever have more than a half smile in my emotes, like in
Another thing people've pointed out is the smoke. Since poofing is more of an imploding sensation vs. exploding, the smoke goes inwards rather than fading away. Though I'm still messing with the speed and effect of it, and I'd like to mention I'm using one of =budgieishere
's emotes as a reference (as ipholio specifically said he liked the way it went).