By Bobby Chiu
"When i used to be a scholar in artwork tuition, I had an concept of constructing a publication. it might be approximately how one can develop into a profitable artist, as noticeable from the point of view of someone who wasn’t profitable yet.
Over the subsequent ten years, I wrote down all of the suggestions and strategies that labored for my profession, in order that someday, if I ever DID turn into winning, i might have a “step by way of step” of ways I did it. in this time, I’ve been very lucky to do many of the issues that I’ve continuously desired to do, and dwell the way in which that i wished to live.
In addition to doing paintings, I’ve additionally been fortunate adequate to fulfill a few of my favourite artists, every one very winning in what they do, and interview them at size. In studying their tales, I felt that it used to be time to place this e-book together."
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