Summer Reading Suggestions

It's summer and it's hammock time!
Here are some good reads to curl up with.

A light hearted read and fun little book providing insights and inspiration. By author
Austin Kleon

Show Your Work!

Words of wisdom from author Don Miguel Ruiz to keep you grounded in your art practice.

The Four Agreements

This is a great insight into our creative minds and how the creative process works. We all have a common inner critic and it is interesting to hear this perspective on it. By author Steven Pressfield

The War of Art

This book is chock full of exercises to help you overcome creative obstacles and work through creative block authored by Danielle Krysa, the
Jealous Curator

Creative Block

Crib notes for art history by Carol Strickland, this a good quick, easy, and digestible read. Any artist worth their salt should know the foundations.

The Annotated
Mona Lisa

Awesome motivation book if you need a kick in the butt to finish a project. Another good read from Steven Pressfield.

Do the Work

From author Elizabeth Gilbert, this is a great insight into creativity and the battles we
face as artists and creators. Inspiring and fun to read.

Big Magic

Great art business tips and insights from well-known illustrator Lisa Cogdon.

Art Inc.

Inspiring read about the need to create as artists on our journeys. Another great Steven Pressfield. 

The Artist's Journey

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