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Secrets shared « Keri Smith

Secrets shared « Keri Smith.

Wise words from a very talented illustrator.

My personal favorites:

6. Goof off on a regular basis.

7. If you want to work on your art, work on your life. All those personality traits that aren’t working for you will come back to haunt you in your career (i.e. assertiveness, fear of conflict, fear of confrontation.) It’s all connected.

13. Don’t worry about whether or not you are good (good is subjective and most people are not great judges of their own work), just keep making work.

14. Ignore cool. Successful people do not try to be hip, they just do work that excites them.

15. Always come back to work that excites you. Even if you get off track for a while. Do personal work on a regular basis, show it to others. You can reinvent yourself at any time.

Keri Smith

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I spend most of my day online since my work is internet-based but when I want to take a break or I’m simply bored, I do a lot of surfing. I have these go-to websites that keep me entertained, up to date and even make me literally laugh out loud. I thought I might share them with you since they have helped me to keep my sanity ;). Continue reading

This, undoubtedly, appeals to my OC-ness in making lists.

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