Traits of a True ArtistThursday, April 16, 2015
A true artist creates even when the conditions aren't perfect.
A true artist puts in the hours even when they don't feel like it.
A true artist is willing to produce work no one will ever see in order to develop a skill set that produces even better art.
A true artist can produce in line with trends but is also willing to commit to a vision larger than the zeitgeist.
A true artist realizes that their style and perspective does not have to be (and often is not) shared by everyone.
Originally published September 2014