A friend requested I make this, and so here it is, and I offer it to anyone who needs it, with all the authority vested in me by whoever vests these things. Print it out if you need to.
The best art advice ever given to me—ever, ever—was “Don’t be afraid to make bad art.”
You will make a whole lot of crap in your time. Some will be truly awful and some will be merely mediocre. And that is totally normal and totally fine and for the love of little green apples, just keep going, because that’s the only way I know to get to the good stuff eventually.
(I normally feel horribly egotistical mentioning my awards, but I think this counts as using that power for good.)
:’D i feel better now
WE HAD THIS FAILING EXERCISE AT SCHOOL - after you don’t succeed very well with arting, make your most successful pose and with your most successful voice say “I FAILED” \ o /
Oh, wow! That sounds fantastic, actually. Wish my drawing class had that. (In ceramics, we could just ritually smash the piece, which was cathartic like whoa.)
been seeing a lot of Gravity Falls crossovers with other mystery kids on my dash, and naturally, I was like- why not teens!!!!
cool thing about choosing literally any major is that someone is gonna make you feel bad about it
Theatre major? You mean waiting tables for the rest of your life.
English major? Oh, so you want to be a school teacher.
Art major? Enjoy poverty you hipster.
Anthropology major? Was history too hard for you?
History major? What can you even do with that?
I’ve heard all of these before.
RIP Mike Brown. His momma said she didn’t want anymore pics of him laying dead on the street so she shared pics of him as she knew him. This is one…And I swear if it’s the last thing I do on this bloody website we are gunna make sure this doesn’t get forgotten. If we can’t get justice we’ll get change. The event in ferguson show that things have to fucking change
What, some screaming Republican is going to pop a blood vessel and yell “WELL HE STILL ISN’T AN ANGEL”.
No, he’s human. He was an innocent black teenager that was shot by a racist white cop.
This will not be over until Darren Wilson is brought to justice. Last I heard, he’s still on PAID LEAVE.
REAL women have retractable claws and communicate by echolocation