IncomplexIt always feels like simpler times, looking back, regardless of how far back it is you're looking. Time is funny that way. In retrospect one year is the same as two, five, or even ten. You were younger. Problems were smaller. Times were simpler.
The uphill battle for online content creatorsHello everyone. Recently I had a good amount of stuff on my mind in relation to online art communities. After freelancing for over 6 months I feel like I have more to contribute to the conversation but this is more of a serious topic which I would certainly like to hear what you all have to say, but let's dive into it.
OC PSAFirst off I haven’t come across this actually happening (though if you do see it please let me know) BUT
Tips for Artists - Building your Audience!It's been a while since I did the last one of these! The last one was such a hit, that I felt a fair bit of pressure to make sure that any future "Artist Tip" articles I write are presented in a clear and useful way. That takes time, and I have spent most of my time building and growing my own career. But lately, I have been getting a ton of questions, specifically how to grow an audience. I know a thing or two about doing such a thing, intentionally and with purpose. So, I figured I'd collect my findings here, and share them with anyone that might find them useful. But just as I said before, these are just my opinions on the matter. They are not the only methods that work, they are just the best strategies I have found for my own work.
2am ThoughtsWords and images dance through my mind. Worlds and ideas, lives and stories. All precious and dear to me, all things I long to share with the world with every fiber of my being. I want the world to see them. Their lives, their tales. I want the world to see them and love them as dearly and deeply as I do.