Artist Tutorials

The Art of Criticism: How to give and take good critiques as well as spot poor critiques.

The Art of Criticism: How to give and take good critiques as well as spot poor critiques.

Criticism.

The rest of the world considers criticism a bad thing, but as an artist, it is what keeps me moving forward. Critiquing is how I learn from my mistakes and fine tune my skills. Not all feedback is equal, which is why I wanted to write an article on how to give and take criticism, as well as how you can turn a bad critique into a good one.

The Art of Prepress: How Artist can Utilize Basic Print Knowledge to Their Advantage.

Malcolm Gladwell states when I person practices something for 10,000 hours they then become an expert. I have been in printing since I graduated college and I am estimating my printing experience to be around 6,000 hours (You can do the math to try and figure out how much overtime I have done in less than 3 years!). Now I don't claim to be an expert by any means, but I feel confident enough to say that I have mastered the basics.