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.
- Imagining Your Future Projects is Holding You Back by Jessica Abel - "Idea debt" and the problem with too much thinking, not enough doing.
- Writing Begins With Forgiveness by Daniel Jose Older - although aimed at writers, this article can easily apply to any creative who feels guilty about not practicing every day.
- Art Prompt Generator - Don't know what to draw today? Let ArtPrompts spit out an idea for you!
- Aspiring Illustrator Checklist by Kiri Ostergaard Leonard - Just graduated from art school, and want to get started in illustration? Follow these easy steps outlined by Kiri.
- Embracing Failure and Moving On by Sam Guay - Sam opens up about the tough process of starting over an illustration.
- Typography 101 for Illustrators by Lauren Panepinto - a brief primer so you can avoid the type mistakes that drive art directors crazy!