In January of last year I published my first art book. This book is a collection of my doodle art and watercolor paintings. With each painting I have told a story from my life and/or personal experience from my journey on being an artist. I’m excited to share with you one chapter from my book. This week is Chapter Number 31: “You Must Believe In Yourself”.
I know this is true for artists, but I also think it is true for everybody else in any other occupation. You really must believe in yourself!
There was a time when I had very little confidence, not only in my art but in myself in general. I questioned everything that I did and said on a daily basis. I think the turning point came for me when I finally decided to stop listening to people’s opinions and actually start forming my own opinions.
I found that once I became strong in my opinions, other people suddenly backed off of their opinions or their opinions became more like mine.
Once I started forming my own opinions and listening to myself instead of others, it was amazing how much faster my confidence grew. Then it became easy to believe in myself.
To read about the project, click here.
To read the introduction, click here.
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