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Online Portfolio Sites Compared: Behance versus Dribbble

I’ve been a member of Dribbble (with 3 B’s) for approximately 2 years. I’ve been a member of Behance.net for a few months. If you’re weighing your options as to …

 
Seven Things You Can Do Right Now to Break out of Your Creative Rut

If you’re feeling frustrated with your skill level or lack of opportunities as an artist, take heart. It’s a perfectly natural feeling. Having a pity party for yourself isn’t. Here …

 
How to Murder Your Dreams

Imagine you are running a marathon. Every step forward is a challenge. There are points in the race where your body’s pain tells you to stop. But you push that …

 
How to Properly Pitch a Children’s Book Idea to an Illustrator

I am going to share with you the key secret to getting an illustrator interested in working on your project. I am sharing this as a public service announcement, on …

 
On Creativity and Writer’s Block

The first in a series of videos (maybe?) where I chat about topics that are on my mind. This time around, topics near and dear to me: creativity, writing for …

 
On Success…

Showing up every day without fail is the surest way to achieving everlasting success. Many of the most famous creators didn’t achieve their success early on. Maria Popova’s excellent article, …