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The truth about being an illustrator. (peptalk time)

Hello there, it has been a while since I updated my blog. I am rather busy with keeping things going. I have some cool projects where I am working on at the moment but I am also looking for a part time job to pay the bills. So I think this would be a good thing to write about today. The truth about being an illustrator. This because it is not all fun and flowers.


You are making amazing artwork, you have a great portfolio, you are enthusiastic and you know how to do things and you never missed a deadline. You are one of the best. Perfect, but nobody is waiting for you. All those art directors and companies care as much about you as the entire universe gives about human existence. The universe doesn't give a shit. Life is a chaotic place and nothing makes sense. So that's about it.

Joy. That doesn't sound that great does it? Well that is because you care too much about being a successful artist. You do have to make money, and you do have to convince all those people you can …

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