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Daily Inspiration

ICON8: Inspiring Sights and Sounds from the Illustration Conference

"It's a helluva time to be an illustrator."

Brian Eno on Looking Back at Old Work

"Who was the me that did that?'"

So Are All Creative People Crazy?

Short answer: kind of?

Marc Maron on Arriving

"... the sad thing about pounding your head against the wall and giving up your life for a dream is that it might not happen..."

Maya Angelou on Being Human

A being made of flesh and matter constructed that artwork.

Help Boost Your Creativity By Taking a Walk

Let's put those boots on and go for a walk.

David Lynch on Seeing the World like a Child

"Sometimes when you pass a house and you see that the door's closed, the window blinds are closed... You wonder what's going on in there."

Chad McMillan’s Designs are His Babies

"Designing something is like having a baby."

Jakob Nielsen Talks the Usability of Design

"...users don’t have to worry about what will happen."

How Edward Ruscha Recycles His Artwork

"Everything I've done in art, I was in possession of when I was 20 years old."

Creativity is an Investment

"The creative individual persists in the face of this resistance..."

Daily Inspiration: Carl Sagan’s Views on Life

"We are star stuff, my dad famously said, and he made me feel that way."

Daily Inspiration: Felix Gonzalez-Torres and His Short, Sweet Advice

"I was in love. I was afraid. I was hopeful."

Daily Inspiration: Edward McKnight Kauffer on Getting Started

"I pick up a book. I lay it down. I look out of the window."

Daily Inspiration: ‘F**k You. Pay me.’

Perfect.

Daily Inspiration: ‘Breaking Bad’ Creator Vince Gilligan on Sealing Yourself Off

"...you can have a quiet, hermetically sealed clean room to work in..."

Daily Inspiration: Agnes Martin Knows About Artists, Fear, and Pride

"Pride blinds you. It destroys everything on the way in."

Daily Inspiration: William Morris Talks Beauty and Function

A rule for designers, art lovers and hoarders to live by.

Daily Inspiration: 29 Ways to Stay Creative

You should definitely bookmark this post for next time you you feel like your creative juices have dried up.

Daily Inspiration: Anne Lamott’s Sand Castles

"Another part of us thinks we'll figure out a way to divert the ocean"

Daily Inspiration: A Short Film by Pierre Ducos

nuff said?

Daily Inspiration: Jim Jarmusch on the Mainstream

"The things in the margins are more moving to me."

Daily Inspiration: The Grateful Dead’s Sound as Art

"The music played the band."

Daily Inspiration: 4 Artists and their Lists of Commandments

Thou shalt always be awesome.