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10 Secrets Every New Artist Should Know


Could You Be a Successful Designer?

1. I draw (digitally included):

When solving a problem
Every day
When I feel like it

Being a professional artist is as much about tenacity as it is about talent. Just because you have the creative ability to mold perception and shape moods using color, light, and sound, doesn’t mean you have what it takes to make it as an artist. In fact, being creative and being talented is rarely very lucrative.

It takes a lot of concentrated energy, impressive levels of ability and commitment, and a combination of luck, timing, and business savvy to succeed as an artist. It’s definitely not easy, but neither is it impossible — especially if you know what to expect when you are first starting your career.

To help you along the way, ArtBistro put together this list of 10 things every artist should know.

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