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How To Be a Successful Artist: 6 Simple Yet Brilliant Insights From Author Neil Gaiman

In author Neil Gaiman's commencement speech to the University of the Arts, he revealed these 6 brilliant lessons for anyone trying to earn a living creatively.

Colton Swabb

18 Disturbing Mental Illnesses and Depression Drawings

An artist brings to life 18 mental illnesses and disorders with amazing artwork.

Jon Brooks

Stanley Kubrick’s Unbelievable Answer to the Question, “Is Life Worth Living?”

Playboy asked Stanley Kubrick, "Is life worth living?" What followed was unforgettable.

Jordan Bates

The Secret to Artistic Excellence: This 2-Minute Video Will Radically Invigorate Your Creative Self

This video about the artistic struggle between taste and talent offers some of the best advice for creatives I've ever heard.

The Unknown

Go Do Some Shitty Art: How Unapologetic Creativity Facilitates Insight and Self-Acceptance

Unfettered creative expression allows one to gain insight into one's unconscious mind, deepening one's self-understanding. And that's only the start...

Ben

Make Your Soul Grow: 84-Year-Old Kurt Vonnegut’s Wonderful Letter to a Group of High School Students

"Practice any art... not to get money and fame, but to experience becoming , to find out what's inside you, to make your soul grow."

Jordan Bates

The Sacred Art of Vladimir Kush: 35 Visionary Paintings That Will Awaken Your Artistic Soul

Vladimir Kush has an uncanny ability to seduce us into seeing the world differently. Do your soul a favor and soak in these 35 masterworks.

Jordan Bates

How to Overcome Perfectionism: Life Lessons from Kubrick to Picasso

Learn creative lessons from Picasso, Kubrick, Spielberg, Woody Allen, and leading psychologists to overcome perfectionism and improve your productivity and wellbeing.

Jon Brooks

Photographer Ryan Muirhead Talks Depression, Creativity, and What it Means to Be Human

In this intimate interview, photographer Ryan Muirhead tells of his path from being suicidal to finding meaning in art.

Ryan Trimble

Why The Excuse “I Don’t Have Enough Time” Is The Coward’s Way Out

I wrote my first novel while sitting on the toilet. What's you excuse?

Geoff Thompson

10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

Use these 10 tips for being creative from the groundbreaking book 'Steal Like An Artist'. It will completely change the way you work.

Sathyvelu Kunashegaran

John Keats on Creativity, Mastery and The Art of Practice

John Keats on overcoming set backs and developing his poetic mastery through dogged determination and persistent practice.

Sam Thomas Davies

10 Reasons You Really Ought to Make Some F**king Art

What is art for? In the post we cover the 10 most important reasons art exists and why you ought to start making it.

Jordan Bates

10 MEGA Inspirational Zen Pencils Comics

I've handpicked the 10 most inspiration comics from the Zen Pencil's blog. This wonderful comic takes famous, inspirational quotes and turns them into deliciously illustrated comics.

Jordan Lejuwaan

“We Live In A Beautiful World”

How to appreciate the wonder of being alive in the beautiful world we call home.

Jordan Lejuwaan