And how it kills your business in a not so subtle way.

Artists are especially prone to desperation. As are all beginning business people, freelancers, writers, singers, and anyone else whose lifestyle depends on their own ability to put food on the table through their skills and talents. It comes in many flavours; standard ‘I need more clients’ flavour, ‘I’m stuck on this piece’ flavour, ‘I need a break but can’t take time off’ flavour or some other flavour of lack. Continue reading

The Silent Pillar

Three Problems Attacking Your Mind

When I sat down to write this article I wasn’t sure if I was ready to tackle this month’s set of issues.

You see, it’s easy to talk about how to improve your 3D Art from a technical point of view, or even as an abstract concept (I’m looking at you Emotion). It’s much harder to look at the process of creating itself and jump into the ditch to fight those monsters with you. But, although anyone that’s played DnD with me would dispute this point, I’m not one to avoid a fight just because it looks difficult. Continue reading



Lightmark is an art series created by Cenci Goepel and Jens Warnecke; I came across their work a few years ago when looking at light and studying composition. This month has been about Story and adding emotion to your artwork and these are things that Lightmark does well. Continue reading