The Creative Folks Wants To Celebrate Its One Year Anniversary With You!

The Creative Folks (TCF) will be celebrating its first anniversary on January 1st, 2019. To commemorate this huge milestone, TCF wants to celebrate with the public by hosting a T-shirt design contest. The winning design will be featured on our new upcoming merchandise in 2019. But that’s not all, the winner will also be able […]

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How to Market Your Art on Instagram

Instagram is one of the best mediums for young, broke artists who want to feature their work, which is why the term artstagram is big in art circles. Let’s face it. A website is ideal, but with that being said, the cost of maintaining one is oftentimes out of budget for many newcomers. Instagram is […]

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Five Elective Classes Any Illustrator Student should take

Anatomy Class What’re the biggest problems I see with young arts? Proportions, proportions, and proportions. It’s amazing to me how many young artists moving from high school to college have an issue with proper proportions and anatomy. I was in the same boat, too (I still struggle with this myself, so I shouldn’t be the […]

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Not Getting to Pursue Your Passion Might Just be your Big Break

Guest post written by Fariha Rashid The Bengali culture, my culture, is notoriously known for being creative while ironically frowning down upon anyone that decides to pursue art in any form as a career.  While this is a vast overgeneralization- it is what I grew up knowing. That being said, from childhood I had exposure […]

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Finding a Style: Something Old can be Something New

It’s really no secret—all artists have been inspired by something from a different time, artistic movement, or zeitgeist in history. Something that no one really told me is that an artist has to wear many hats. Outside of knowing their craft, an artist has to know marketing, branding, sometimes (depending on the assignment) an architect, […]

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How to find a style

The biggest concern that I have heard from so many young artists who are either first entering art school or entering the workforce is “what is my style?” or “how do I find my style?” This is a fundamental question that we must ask ourselves as artists, because not only does this define our brand, […]

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