Blog / 2018 / Why Artists Need So Much Validation

April 2, 2018

This video is related to this one about how everyone craves credit and to this one about the myth of the selfish artist. I talk about validation in my book about art marketing.

a small girl wearing parts of the sky and surrounded by lightning, all contained in a circular braid
Gwenn Seemel
Self-portrait as the Sky
marker on paper
9 x 9 inches

The original drawing is available for $75 plus shipping—see all the artworks that are currently for sale. Prints and other arty items of Self-portrait as the Sky are in my Redbubble shop.

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