Skill building is kind of a skill in itself. There are those out there who seem to build skills very easily, while others (myself included) have to work really hard at it. A misconception about skill building that I've noticed in the areas of my own focus, writing and drawing, is that skill comes from… Continue reading Thinking about building skill
Creativity is something that is a frustrating issue, though I think that the general consciousness is shifting since books like Talent is Overrated and Steal Like an Artist among many, many others are becoming more numerous. The reason I bring up the book Talent is Overrated is that, like talent, creativity is a process. Not… Continue reading Creativity
I seem to have a lot of trouble keeping hard edges in my artwork. I see this in a lot of other work from people who are in the beginning/ intermediate level of painting/ drawing. Any tips would be welcome.