Why You Can’t Hesitate To Be Creative

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Creativity isn’t a destination. I’ve finally accepted this as the truth about my creative process.

What about you?

Creativity is a journey. It’s a long, sometimes slow, sometimes fast, occasionally boring, usually tedious voyage through life.

But it’s a daily grind. A mission that’s personal and imperative. It’s wonderful.  Continue reading “Why You Can’t Hesitate To Be Creative”

Music For Your Art Making: Kygo and Ed Sheeran

When I’m creating, whether taking photos or drawing, I’ve always got something playing in the background.

Ed Sheeran isn’t exactly my style of music, but part of living is trying new things and opening yourself to new ideas and in this case, sound.

Get your remix on with Kygo and get creating. It’s Tuesday already!

 

Selling Your Art Through Storytelling

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Do you want to tell a story with your art? Or are you just trying to make a buck? If you’re just selling art to try to make some money, good luck. This post isn’t for you. But if you want an actual creative business, keep reading.

When I’m creating art, I’m really trying to tell a story that’s come to my mind.

Stories aren’t just for writers. Storytelling is as integral to the visual artist as it is for the aspiring novelist. But what’s even more important, is telling your story is key to your content marketing as an artist. Continue reading “Selling Your Art Through Storytelling”

Why I Went Crazy With Zendoodle

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One of my creative goals for 2017 was to simply get more creative. Part of that plan, and you should always plan your creativity, is to post more artwork to my blog.

What’s an artist’s blog without art?

So the drawing above was really just a simple doodle that morphed into an array of colors, lines and crazy do-dads consisting of semi-symmetrical designs. Continue reading “Why I Went Crazy With Zendoodle”