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  • How To Use Colour To Level Up Your Art Like A Pro

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    Do you want to take your illustrations, designs or artworks to the next level? Can’t get your head around what makes up good colour? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there! Especially for those of you who are new to the art world, getting colour right can make or break any image (it’s that important in...

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    3 Mammoth Habits To Help You Think Of Outstanding Ideas

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    Ideas help your work stand out. Ideas make your illustrations come to life. Ideas breathe new energy into your creativity. However thinking of unique and captivating ideas can be a challenge. Unfortunately when you’re tasked with thinking of an idea, you can bang your head against the wall – desperately trying to figure what that...

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    How To Write Goals To Reach Inconceivable Heights

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    Having actionable and far reaching goals is crucial to success. If you don’t write goals, you won’t have anything to shoot for. I’ve been a huge advocate of goal setting, as it’s helped me reach targets and make myself accountable. It gives me the pleasure of ticking off goals once they’re completed – much like...

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    The Ultimate Guide Of Blogging Tips To Propel Your Creative Services

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    Want to discover some fresh blogging tips? Have a website that no one visits? Being a creative today means you’re going to be in a battle. A battle to acquire new clients, a battle to promote yourself, and a battle to gain new eyes on your work. Everyone is shouting from the rooftops to be...

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    How To Create An Outstanding Illustrator Portfolio

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    An outstanding illustrator portfolio makes all the difference. It encourages clients to hire you, helps you receive more commissions, and brings in more revenue. The better your portfolio is, the more successful you will be. That’s how highly I (and hopefully others in the field), rate an illustrator portfolio. Unfortunately it can’t be average, it...

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    How To Cope With This Frustrating Freelancer Rejection

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    A lot of freelancers can relate to this. You construct that perfect email to hopefully secure that commission, you ring that potential customer, you even meet with them in person after a networking event to showcase what you do…but instead of success, you receive the classic “I’ll put you on file” response. Whether you’re a...

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    3 Tips To Champion Self-Belief As A Freelancer

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    Self-belief is the most important aspect of being a freelancer. There, I said it. Let me explain; With freelancing, most of the time it’s only you that makes things happen. You are an individual, and you need every bit of self-belief to make sure you don’t give up. Especially if you work from home, and...

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    How To Draw More When You’re Struggling For Time

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    Hi guys! Hope you’re having a fantastic week! I’ve recently added some new elements to my website, including my very own fine art section, showcasing everything from canvas paintings to original pieces of art. I’ve also updated this very blog, to give you the best content on illustration, design, freelancing, to business! My aim is...

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    5 Habits That Can Be Ruining Your Creative Career (And How To Solve Them)

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    Are you a creative? Do you desire a successful creative career? Following from my previous blog post about self belief, and why it’s important for any freelancer, creative or business owner, I wanted to touch on the numerous ways you can be ruining your creative career… Sorry to be blunt, but it’s true! (As I...

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    Why Self Confidence Is The Most Important Aspect For Any Freelancer

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    Self confidence is one of the most important aspects for any freelancer, regardless of the field or industry that you find yourself. From illustrators like myself, graphic designers all the way through to branding consultants, self belief is crucial within freelancing endeavors. Why is this? Without self belief you question yourself, you don’t back yourself,...

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