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Professional Development for Visual Artists

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COPYRIGHT LAW & PLAGIARISM
Copyright for Artists
Recognizing Plagiarism
Plagiarism in Art School
Plagiarism vs. Inspiration
Going Viral: Kamala Harris Artwork
Ripping off Winslow Homer

EXHIBITING ART
Approaching Galleries
Getting into Exhibitions
Start Exhibiting Your Art
Curating Art

PROMOTION
Self-Promotion Mistakes
Websites for Artists
Artist Website Critique
Social Media for Artists
Art Instagram Critique
Instagram Can Be Toxic

BUSINESS SKILLS
Photographing Art
Business Tips for Artists
Public Speaking Tips

ART COMMISSIONS
Art Commissions

NETWORKING
Networking for Artists
Artist Statements
Art School Mentors
Artistic Mentors

SELLING ART
Selling Art Online
Pricing Your Art
Turn Your Art into Merch
My Art Isn’t Selling!
Packing & Shipping Art

MOTIVATION
Staying Motivated

ART CAREERS
Fine Art Careers?
Day Job & Your Art
Art Jobs Can Ruin Your Art
Art Schools Fail at Career Prep
Animation Industry
The Starving Artist Myth

FREELANCING
Freelance Illustration
Should I Work for Free?
Freelance: What You Need

ART BOOKS
Art Books (full list)
Art Books 1
Art Books 2
Ezra Jack Keats
Manga Essentials 1

ARTIST SKETCHBOOKS
Julie Benbassat: Illustration
Cat Huang: Illustration
Annelise Yee: Jewelry
Monika Hedman: Illustration
Julie Sharpe: Illustration
Natalie Linn: Comics

ARTISTIC SUCCESS
What is Artistic Success?
Chasing Success

ART & SELF-ESTEEM
Comparing Yourself
Artist Jealousy
Artist Guilt
Imposter Syndrome 
Instagram Can Be Toxic
Fight Your Perfectionist
Gaining Confidence
Build Confidence
Does Age Matter?
Introverted Artist
Am I a “Real” Artist?

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MFA PROGRAMS
Should I Get an MFA?
Choosing an MFA Program
Yale MFA & Covid
MFA Q&A #1
MFA Q&A #2
MFA Q&A #3

TEACHING ART 
Becoming an Art Teacher
Teaching Art in College
Critiquing Art Online
Teaching Art Online

REJECTION & FEAR
Rejection as an Artist
Dealing with Rejection
Failure, Fear, & Risks
Your Toughest Critic
Toxic Artist Stereotypes
Rejection Abroad
Should I Drop out of Art School?
Make Bad Art!

IDEAS IN ART
Coming up With Ideas
Identifying Art Cliches
Creating a Series
Is Drawing a Talent?
Painting vs. Illustration
Traditional vs. Digital
Speaking with Art

ART CRITIQUES
How to Self-Critique
○ How To Critique Art
○ Group Critique
○ Critiquing Art Online
Art School Critiques

HOW TO IMPROVE
How Can I Draw Faster?
Be More Productive!
How do I Improve?
Improve as a Self-Taught Artist
Be a Well-Rounded Artist
Artistic Improvement
Mindset for Drawing
How To Practice Drawing
Art, Discipline, & Sports

ARTIST STUDIO
Household Art Supplies
Home Art Studio Tips
Unusual Art Supplies
Lauryn Welch: Studio Tour

USING PHOTO REFERENCES
Using Photo References
Is this from a Photo? 1
Is this from a Photo? 2
Is this from a Photo? 3
Is this from a Photo? 4
Photorealism Can Be Boring

ART & COMMUNITY
Find Your Artist Community
Online Artist Friends
Community Mural

ARTISTIC PROCESS
Finding Your Style
When to Stop Working
Is My Art Finished?
Why is it Hard to Start?
Drawing from Life Matters

ART RESOURCES
Art Publications

ARTIST PROGRAMS
Artist Residencies
Pre-College Programs

ARTIST GRANTS
Pro Artist Grants
Student Competitions
Grants for Students

LIFE AFTER ART SCHOOL
Life After Art School 1
Stay Motivated After Art School
Life After Art School 2
Embracing the Process
Self-Censorship
Artistic Dreams

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APPLYING TO ART SCHOOL
National Portfolio Day Tips
Complete Art School Portfolio Guide
Art School Portfolio Examples
Art Prompts
Thinking of Applying
Portfolio Mistakes to Avoid
Art School Portfolio Critiques
National Portfolio Day
Shoot Excellent Artwork Photos!
Accepted Portfolio: Jordan
Accepted Portfolio: Lauryn
Accepted Portfolio: Cat
Find the Right Art School
Should I Go To Art School? 
Is Art School Worth it?
Variety in Your Portfolio
Range of Art Media
Draw from Life!

ART SCHOOL PORTFOLIO Q&A
Prof Lieu Q&A #1
Prof Lieu Q&A #2
Prof Lieu Q&A #3
Prof Lieu Q&A #4
Prof Lieu Q&A #5
Prof Lieu Q&A #6
Prof Lieu Q&A #7

ART SCHOOL PORTFOLIO EXPERIENCES
RISD/Purchase, Lauryn
RISD Painting, Tatiana
RISD Painting, Tatiana 2
RISD/Brown Illus, Monika 
RISD Illus, Alex 
RISD/Brown Illus, Jeff
RISD Architecture, Piper
RISD Animation, Janice
RISD Illus, Natalie
RISD Illus, Cat
Northeastern, Lucy
RISD Illus, Julie

ART SCHOOL PROGRAMS
RISD/Brown Dual Degree
Art Major vs. Art School
CalArts Animation
CalArts vs. RISD
RISD During Covid
MD Institute College of Art (MICA)
Liberal Arts vs. Art School

ART SCHOOL
Racism at Art School
Fav Art Projects 1 
Fav Art Projects 2
Managing Time in Art School?
Advice for New Students
Art School Social Life
Adjunct Faculty Problems
Art Mentors
Can’t Relate to Your Prof
Art School Critiques
2020 Art Prof Graduation
Stand Out in Art School
Liberal Arts to Art School
Art School in NYC
Budgets & Art Supplies
Surviving Art School
I Don’t Want to Draw
Animating 500 Sheets

ART SCHOOL STUDENT PROFILES
MICA Painting, Anjali
RISD/Brown Illus, Jeff
RISD Animation, Janice
Northeastern, Lucy
RISD Jewelry, Annelise
RISD Architecture, Piper
RISD Illus, Casey 
RISD Illus, Alexandra

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BEHIND THE SCENES AT ART PROF
Welcome to Art Prof
Creating Art Prof
Art Prof Interns
Thank you Art Prof Family!
Staff Bloopers
Clara Lieu: Intro
Lauryn Welch: Intro
Eloise Sherrid: Intro
Cat Huang: Intro
Deepti Menon: Intro
Alex Rowe: Intro

TIME MANAGEMENT
Time in Art School
Finding Time in High School

ARTIST BLOCK
Artist’s Block
Dealing with Artist’s Block
Beat Your Artistic Rut

ARTIST PROFILES, DRAWING
Song Kang: Pen & Ink
Kathleen Speranza: Painting
Tony Janello: Crayon Drawing
Chuck Welch: Mail Art
Judy Brown: Photography
Lauryn Welch: Studio Tour
Alex Rowe: Illustration
Cat Huang: Comics
Jordan McCracken-Foster: Concept Art
Eloise Sherrid: Film
Deepti Menon: Animation
Lauryn Welch: Painting
Alex Kiesling: Illustration
Casey Roonan: Comics
Mia Rozear: Ballpoint Pen
Julie Sharpe: Sketchbooking
Clar Angkasa: Comics

ART & ETHICS
Separating the Art & Artist
Ethics of Fan Art

SELF-TAUGHT ARTISTS
Improve as a Self-Taught Artist
Tips Self-Taught Artists
Self-Taught vs. Art School

MENTAL HEALTH & ART
Artists & Mental Health
Depression & Art
Art & OCD

ART & POLITICS
Cartoons & Politics

ART & RACE
Racism at Art School
New Yorker Covers
White Artists Portraying POC
Going Viral: Kamala Harris Artwork
Whose Stories Can an Artist Tell?
POC in Character Design
Asian American Artist
Race & Representation

COMICS
Comics vs. Storyboards
Clar Angkasa: Comics
Must Read Manga 1
Must Read Manga 2
My Passion for Comics
Web Comics

ART & GENDER
○ Badass Female Characters

ART & IDENTITY
Finding Your Individuality
Artistic & Suburban
Artist in an Athlete’s World
Get Out of Your Own Way

HIGH SCHOOL ART
Non-Artist Parents
Cage of Expectations
A Healthy Break
Computer Painting
Coming out as a Gay Artist
Your Art Teacher Sucks
Middle to High School

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