If anyone needs help tracking their art times and overall productivity, try ManicTime. It’s free and gives amazingly detailed data on all your activity. I’m using it to keep track of how long it takes to do drawings and it’s sobering to see how much time gets sucked away by “little” distractions like chat or social media.
Tips: Drawing while Depressed
A quick list of tips that helped me draw while suffering from depression: For commissions: I communicated clearly up-front that their picture could take a long time and might not get finished. It was embarrassing but also a relief and took away a lot of the pressure. Almost everyone was understanding and patient even when […]
It’s Halloween night, and I figure there’s no better time to announce the spookiest thing I’ve done in years… …I quit my job this month! Art is now going to be my full time job. I’m beyond scared, but considering my (good) life circumstances right now, this is my best chance to try. This is […]