So I was looking at the dashboard for my tumblr when I spotted an interesting comic strip that gives some useful tips for succeeding as an artist on line. Now, it’s primarily focused on how to make your living as a webcartoonist, but there were some parts that I thought were universally applicable. These panels in particular struck a chord:
It gives me an idea what to work on. For me, the “work” part of the triad comes easily. I’d do nothing but that if I could. I imagine that’s true for most artists. And the networking is my weakest point, and I know for a fact I’ve just gotten weaker at it this year, in an attempt to focus more on The Work. I need to turn that around.
See the whole thing here.