Giving Your Right Brain a Regular Workout

Open Discussion: Do Artists Have to be Egocentric?

Does being "arrogant" help?

Weekend Inspiration: Seth Godin on Making a Connection

"...if there isn't that leap that leads to're not making art."

Avoiding the Inspiration Trap

The Inspiration Trap will leave you sitting around for days, weeks, waiting for a fleeting moment of clarity that may turn out to be rubbish in the end.

Piece of the Week: ‘Between Two Lungs’ by Nimosa

Simply beautiful.

How to Be a More ‘Selfish’ Artist

The good kind of selfish.

Open Discussion: What Do You Do to Let Your Creative Mind Rest?

There's no one way to relax your brain. So how do you do it?

Weekend Inspiration: Jerry Seinfeld on Staying Interested in Your Work

"If you're more interested in what you have're screwed."

Piece of the Week: ‘Observation’ by Sarah Sifers


The Best Ways to Prepare Your Shop for the Holidays

Get that shop in shape.

Redbubble Gets Artsy for Halloween

Happy Halloween.

Day of the Dead, Sugar Skulls, and the Question of Cultural Appropriation

Día de los Muertos is NOT Mexican Halloween.

Piece of the Freak: ‘Cartoon Zombie Party’ by Martyee

A shamblingly charming Happy Halloween to you.

Open Discussion: What Scary Art Inspires You?

Scarily inspiring stuff.

Featured Fearsome Artist: Liransz

"I try to explain my own feelings and experiences."

Design Ideas that Look Great on Mugs

We think you may already have work that is perfect for this new product!

Open Discussion: How Important is Fear to Your Artwork?

"Making art is dangerous and revealing."

Piece of the Freak: ‘Leap of Faith’ by Budi Satria Kwan

A zombified Halloween treat.

Featured Fearsome Artist: Astrosim

We chat about the freaky heads of this talented illustrator.

Prickly Products Featuring Succulent Illustrations

Prickly plants that look great on a range of products.

Open Discussion: What Do You Do When Your Creative Well Dries Up?

Suddenly, inexplicably, my creativity ran dry. Now what?

Featured Fearsome Artist: Michael Bombon

"It's fun to be thrilled, to be taken out of your element."

3 Reasons to Create for Calendars

More than just an office supply.

Piece of the Week: ‘Goatowls’ by zuzannakrolik

Proud animal hybrids.

The Importance of Having a Facebook Fan Page

Perfect for sharing holiday promos.