I recently took a week off social media and it was refreshing. So easy to both waste time down the rabbit hole and spend it admiring other people’s work (and comparing) instead of making your own. It’s a delicate dance, maintaining the balance between inspiration and perspiration.
I crave a lot of input so I easily get into cycles of research mode, collection mode, feeding on information and inspiration and then diving into creative work that synthesizes it all. A lovely process when taken all together in balance.
Maintaining a conscious awareness of the appropriate use of time is a constant act of refinement.
#Inktober 7/31 A current book illustration project has me delving into character design exploration for 30 mental states. Grief is a natural response to loss. It is the emotional suffering one feels when something or someone the individual loves is taken
#inktober 2/31 A current book illustration project has me delving into character design exploration for 30 mental states. I know this one well. Imposter syndrome and unworthiness is something I’ve struggled with a lot in life. Don’t worry about what anyone