I freelance for all types and focus on the rituals of true art. I start with pencil and paper. I gather intel on who you are and what you want to say. I make a statement based on the conversation we have. The artwork is one of a kind and the value of the design is priceless.
We’re Breaking all the Rules.
Find a place you trust, and then try trusting it for a while.
General duties of a student: Pull everything out of your teacher; pull everything out of your fellow students.
General duties of a teacher: Pull everything out of your students. Consider everything an experiment.
Be self-disciplined: this means finding someone wise or smart and choosing to follow them. To be disciplined is to follow in a good way. To be self-disciplined is to follow in a better way.
Nothing is a mistake. There’s no win and no fail, there’s only make.
The only rule is work. If you work it will lead to something. It’s the people who do all of the work all of the time who eventually catch on to things.
Don’t try to create and analyze at the same time. They’re different processes.
Be happy whenever you can manage it. Enjoy yourself. It’s lighter than you think. We’re breaking all the rules. Even our own rules. And how do we do that? By leaving plenty of room for X quantities.
Always be around. Come or go to everything. Always go to classes. Read anything you can get your hands on. Look at movies carefully, often. Save everything. It might come in handy later.