When Trying Too Hard Backfires. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

When Trying Too Hard Backfires

I can vividly remember the year I decided to buckle down and start trying to…


Inspiration vs. Imitation: How to Copy as an Artist. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

Inspiration vs. Imitation: How to Copy as an Artist

Inspiration vs. Imitation: How to Copy as an Artist Have you ever copied…


On Keeping a Sketchbook. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

On Keeping a Sketchbook

Have you ever tried to keep a journal or diary? There are endless…


8 Takeaways on Creative Block from Miyazaki. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

8 Lessons on Creative Block from Miyazaki

Lately, I've been in a bit of a creative rut. I've been trying and…


Not Enough Time, Part 3: The Real Reason You Don't Have Time to Draw. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

The Hidden Reason You Don't Have Time to Draw

This essay is the final in a 3-part series, I Don't Have Time to Draw. Part 1…


Not Enough Time, Part 2: 6 Strategies for Busy Artists. Christine Nishiyama, Might Could Studios.

6 Busy Artist Issues (and How to Bust 'Em)

Last week I shared the first of this three part series on not having enough…