struggle > success.

Recently, I was housesitting at my sister’s place in the county and decided to draw her house, so I went out the ...

22 notes on starting.

Starting before you are ready is scary. Starting before you are ready is the best way to get better. You cannot know ...

beginning the ‘coloring pages.’

I have been working on a new artistic style for well over a year now and I’m finally getting it to the ...

layering flavors.

When I started painting, I felt like I picked up the skill quicker than I should have. This is probably related to ...

starting my first meta painting.

I am working on a new style of painting that I’m calling meta art (which I’m doing in parallel with my coloring pages), ...

chasing down the propylene glycol.

Have you ever woke up in the middle of the night and wondered why kitchen sponges stay moist in their packages, but ...

training your madness.

“I myself have trained everyday in an effort to get close to this madness”

my favorite tools: 2020 edition

Being an INTJ, the only things I truly love in this world are my tools. These are the 20 things that make ...

lichtenstein sucked at first.

A look at Lichtenstein's early work... how much his process evolved over the 1960s... and why this inspires me to keep progressing and getting better.

pretend you’re in jail.

Last year I read the book Creativity by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and overall I thought it was kind of dry and 400 pages ...