Hey everyone, it’s Julian! Have I got updates for you…not much tangible, not much I can post, but lots of news. First off, since everyone’s going to ask, here’s the latest Tarot cards I’ve painted: Aside from that project, which yes, is ongoing, I do have several things going on… Tarot Reading: I’m going to… Continue reading Monthly Update September 2018 | Tarot Reading, Angelic Divination, Day Job Advancement, and Enjoying Writing Again
Hey guys! It’s Julian! I have a lot of updates to post in this one, so let’s just get to it. Re-Prioritizing Last month (July) I attempted to do World Watercolor Month. I did not, in fact, succeed in doing World Watercolor Month – in that I didn’t complete it. I do feel that it… Continue reading Monthly Update August 2018 | Re-Prioritizing, Final Stages of my Tarot Deck, and Why I’m Staying With Etsy
Hey guys, it’s Julian and it has taken me AGES to get this update out, but here it is. 🙂 Things are looking better. Long story short, things are not nearly as dire as I’d thought, and while I am still likely going to lose my insurance and part of my income, the repercussions are… Continue reading Monthly Update July 2018 | World Watercolor Month, Video Creation, and Art Coming Naturally
Hey guys. It’s Julian. Things ain’t good. I’m likely losing my insurance and most of my income in September, and now it’s looking like my day job is in danger, too. My disability kept me out of work for 5 years; I’ve only been working again for 5 months. I’m frustrated, but I’m beginning to… Continue reading Life Hits The Fan | Finances, Insurance, Day Jobs, and The Future Of My Art 😦
Hey guys. It’s Julian. And let me tell you, having two jobs – running my online presence, and working a day job – is EXHAUSTING. I don’t mean to complain though – quite the opposite; I am grateful for these opportunities. I just wanted to explain my reasons for posting less lately. While I have… Continue reading MONTHLY Update June 2018 – Changes to Site Format + Art Updates
Hey guys, it’s Julian. And I have been away. Well, not really away. I’ve been right here, mostly making and packing and listing stuff for my Etsy shop. I hit 25 sales and I think Etsy’s algorithms must have (for some dumb reason) rewarded that, because all of a sudden I’m hecka busy and getting… Continue reading Weekly Update 4-30-18 | Time Off, Game On!
Drawing from life is an incredibly rewarding, surprisingly fun practice for any artist, and I hope that others will learn from my experience and do as I say, not as I have done, and NOT wait 18 years into their drawing study to start doing daily drawing-from-life. Drawing from life is also known as observational… Continue reading Drawing from Life: Benefits, Tools, and How to Get Started