How to get better at ArtTake your timeMore Like This
That's all I really wanted to say. I could launch myself into a book-long explanation of all the things to do to get better, of what to read and what to watch and what to look for, all the "how to's" and "do this"...but in the end there is one thing I've noticed that seems to get overlooked: people aren't taking their time. Slow down!
I can't tell you how often I've seen newer artists ask for a critique on something they did 'really quick'.
The worst thing I've seen newer artists do is ask for a critique on something they've done from imagination....
If you remember anything on your journey's to improving your art and finding yourself in art, it would be this:
1. Take your time. You cannot learn anything quickly. Just assume no one can. I can't. The artists I admire didn't. The masters didn't.
a. Don't skip steps. Take your time to learn how something looks before trying to do it from your head. Always