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Elisha-Rio Apilado

The Art of Imitation


There’s a beauty in imitating another artist’s style or way of drawing. Putting yourself in another artist’s shoes and another artist’s mindset is a great way learn new techniques and quite possibly integrate them with your own. Monkey see, monkey do. And eventually, monkey creates something new that speaks to them as an artist. Imitation isn’t stealing; it’s an act of growing and being more open.

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