This episode is about handling criticism, how to make it a positive experience, learn from it and how to respond. Note: A few technical skips in the recording caused me to cut out a few sentences. Nothing important, but it does affect the flow of the podcast a bit
The SketcheeBook Podcast is a creativity and productivity audio show featuring quick tips for illustrators, designers and other visual arts. Hosted by Brian E. Young.
I had an experience in art school where I felt "stuck". Make the most of your time by not letting yourself get stuck in the first place. Keep looking for the next goal and use your time wisely. The SketcheeBook Podcast is a creativity and productivity audio show featuring quick tips for illustrators, designers and other creatives. Hosted by Brian E. Young.
Providing a few tips on seeking criticism, what to ask for, and who to ask. When to trust Do you trust the people who you're asking to critique you? Your friends, family and fans might want to be supportive, but might not be honest about negative points. Seek experts and knowledgeable people. A group of diverse styles and a great mix of range is often better than a group where everyone seems to be the same. They might want to force everyone into their narrower views. But you may aim to do work like them. Be prepared for good and bad feedback. Know what you're asking ... Read more
Brian E. Young is a graphic designer and artist in Baltimore, MD.