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The Dilemma of Honest Critique

(Warning, this is long!)

We have an interesting relationship with the rest of the world, us artists.  Pouring our time and energy into our creations and releasing them into the wild, waiting and hoping for someone, anyone really to like it :) 1,365 more words


How to give critique (and take it)

There’s a weird thing happening in most artist communities. It’s like an unwritten codex of sorts. And it states ‘Thou shalt not critique another’s work except in the most veiled and subtle of ways.’ 910 more words


art is personal

ok so you dont have to be an art expert or an art critique to appreciate and be passionate about art. it doesnt have to represent something deep or have some secret hidden meaning for it to have a high value. 301 more words


Ask the Art Professor: How can I study to become a professional artist on my own?

“Ask the Art Professor” is an advice column for visual artists, now featured in the Huffington Post.  This is your chance to ask a professional artist/educator your questions about being an artist, the creative process, career advice, etc.  1,023 more words


Final Mentor Meeting

I had my final mentor meeting with Kevin on 12/17 and we wrapped up the semester nicely. Since we were pretty much on the same page for the course of the semester, we had already covered lots of theoretical and formal territory. 500 more words