Journal

Artists who influence my work

Spending a lot of time finding and admiring artwork online, inspiration from digital artists plays a massive role in my own work. As a creative trying to navigate through my own artistic journey and finding a 'style' which I feel best transports the messages I want to communicate, I take influence from artists whose techniques tell the stories I also want to convey. 

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The inescapable artblock

As an online creative, I’m sure you’re all too familiar with the term ‘art block’ and how it plagues the mind once it seeps in and settles itself. It feels like you’ve hit a metaphorical wall and no matter how much you bang your head against it, it won’t budge. The ideas just won’t flow and anything you conceptualise just feels stale, overdone and not authentic to you.

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My art evolution

As an artist, I think its important to reflect on just have far you’ve come. I can’t count the number of days where I have sat in front of my computer, questioning my own talent as I scroll through vast amounts of beautiful works by other, perceptively better, artists. Its so easy to fall into a limbo of self-doubt and insecurity when putting yourself against people you find online – a problem for anyone, not just artists.

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