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.
- How do I Find an Artist for my Graphic Novel? by Antony Johnston - an artist explains to an author why he's not getting any responses from artists about his project.
- Money or Control: Pick One by Yuko Shimizu - an insightful talk about finding your personal style and guiding your career towards the jobs you really want.
- Why Did You Leave my Website? by Dear Art Director - describes how common pitfalls in artist websites can turn off potential clients.
- Advice for Those Who Want to go into Comics by Wendy M Xu - simple, short, but solid advice for anyone who wants a career in illustration, not just comics.
- Why I Stopped Helping People by Cammi Pham - if you struggle with turning down unpaid work or getting taken advantage of by ungrateful clients, this is for you.
Have you recently found any articles or blog posts that you found helpful, inspiring, or motivating? Please post them in the comments!