2018 was definitely the year that my comfort zones got BURNED UP AND OUT.
Scared of public speaking? Time to deliver dozens of talks and workshops.
Not worked on comics for long? Time for a client 120 page full colour graphic novel.
Not left the country on your own before? Time to book a trip to a huge illustration convention in Italy.
Always had a part-time job? Time to quit. Go full-time freelance.
It was without a doubt the busiest, biggest, and most exciting year of my career yet. Definitely a heady mixture of ups and downs, with lots of confusing bits in between, but overall I can say that I achieved a few goals and milestones this year and I’m proud of it. So I’m going to do what I do every year and write up a quick review of the last 12 months, how they went, and what I’m planning on powering through in the next 12 months. Some of the next 12 months are planned, some of them aren’t, all of them are terrifying, but I’m excited nonetheless.
So first here’s a breakdown of the things I’ve done this year…Read More