Every few weeks I post a bunch of links related to drawing, freelancing, self-employment and personal motivation. I collect these from all over the web and hope that you find them as helpful and inspirational as I did.
- Dear Director - A new Tumblr written by anonymous art directors and agents. Full of helpful information, and you can ask them your own questions too.
- Mad Men Creator Matt Weiner's Life Advice for Struggling Artists by FastCompany - Even the creator of a hit tv show had a time when no one believed in him.
- Do New Grads Need Agents to get Work? - Pretty self-explanatory
- Top 5 Career Tips for Illustrators by Kiri Ostergaard Leonard - a brief but solid article
- How Do High Achievers Think? by Psychology Today - Explains how wanting to achieve vs. being afraid to fail can make all the difference.
- 10 Years by Dani Jones - illustrator shares the lessons she's learned after being in the business for ten years.