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Why you're not growing

Why you're not growing

Have you ever felt like your art is on the same level for a long time? Have you ever felt like you can't grow your skills. Have you ever felt like everyone around you grows in rapid speed and you are just like a snail at the end of the race? I was thinking about that and trying to pinpoint the reasons why you might feel that way. I figured out some solutions that helped me and some other artists I know. 1. Not looking for critique/feedback 'You can't yourself pinpoint things you need to focus on because your eye still isn't trained enough to pinpoint exact problems.' This is number one problem I see and many professional artists will tell


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Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
  • July 2
  • United States
  • Deviant for 15 years
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DylanCArtStudent General Artist
you are awesome.
Happy Date o' Birth!
theopticnerveProfessional Traditional Artist
Thank you! :)
georgepthibaultProfessional Traditional Artist
happy birth day
theopticnerveProfessional Traditional Artist
:cake: Happy Birthday! :cake:
theopticnerveProfessional Traditional Artist
Thank you! :)