7 tips for the 21 year old me7 tips for the 21 year old me by imaginism
7 TIPS FOR THE 21-YEAR-OLD ME by Bobby Chiu
When I was a student in college working on my skills as a character designer, I’d had periods where I would sit at my desk working as hard as I could but having little to show for my efforts at the end of the day. I remember sitting there surrounded by blank pieces of paper, trying to come up with an amazing style that nobody had ever seen before. I would do one drawing and not be satisfied, so I would lay a new piece of paper over it, re-draw it with slight changes to features here and there. This would still not be good enough so I would put another piece of paper over my revision, make more minor adjustments trying to perfect this new style I was searching for.
I did this for weeks on end, tweaking and polishing over and over, working hard every day. But in the end, did I come up with a brand new style, something amazing that
I just gotta take a break and do some mindless doodlin’ tonight!
AHHH This was really fun and relaxing !
A long time ago Jandruff, an artist I admire a lot, did some paintings on mirrors. I always thought the idea was really cool and wanted to try it myself. Then several weeks ago I was walking by an antique shop and ended up buying 5 different shaped mirrors. I plan to paint Sailor scouts on all of them eventually. For now, can’t paint anyone but Neptune on a hand mirror of course.
She is for sale, if you are interested please message me. : )