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You Are a Talented Artist So Reject The Spirit Of Comparison

When you meet other artists and creatives, if you catch yourself comparing yourself to them and analyzing whether you are “better than them,” or whether they are “better than you,” then stop it! This will only either feed your pride or it will make you feel worthless. Reject comparing yourself
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When Bullies Start Attacking Your Art…

I watched it happen to two of my artist friends this week. A sixth grade girl named Suzy is growing in her love of drawing, and it is stirring up jealousy in one of her classmates who began lashing out and verbally tearing apart her work. The other artist is
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What Will You Do With What Is Available To You Now?

90% of the world’s data has been generated in the past two years. We have a striking advantage over those that lived 100 years ago. Some of the greatest creative breakthroughs in history were birthed with only a fraction of what is available to us today. Consider Henry Ford, the
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Did You Grow Up Building Legos?

  It’s interesting how Legos have become so much more popular in the past couple of years then they were 30 years ago when I was playing them. They’ve become the model kits for this generation of kids. But what I enjoyed the most about Legos when I was a
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Going To Art School Doesn’t Make You An Artist

  Going to art school doesn’t make you an artist anymore than going to a forest makes you a tree. Going through a prestigious art training program doesn’t make you artistic. Practicing your art does!!! If you are not consumed with an unquenchable desire to create art now, what makes
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