Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered

Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered

Austin Kleon

In his New York Times bestseller Steal Like an Artist, Austin Kleon confirmed readers how one can liberate their creativity via “stealing” from the group of alternative movers and shakers. Now, in a good extra forward-thinking and important publication, he indicates how you can take that serious subsequent step on an inventive journey―getting known.

exhibit Your Work! is set why generosity trumps genius. It’s approximately getting findable, approximately utilizing the community rather than losing time “networking.” It’s now not self-promotion, it’s self-discovery―let others into your strategy, then allow them to scouse borrow from you. packed with illustrations, charges, tales, and examples, Show Your Work! deals ten transformative principles for being open, beneficiant, courageous, productive.

In chapters such as You Don’t need to be a Genius; Share whatever Small each Day; and Stick Around, Kleon creates a user’s handbook for embracing the communal nature of creativity― what he calls the “ecology of talent.” From broader lifestyles classes approximately paintings (you can’t locate your voice if you happen to don’t use it) to the etiquette of sharing―and the hazards of oversharing―to the practicalities of web lifestyles (build a superb area identify; supply credits while credits is due), it’s an inspiring manifesto for succeeding as any form of artist or entrepreneur within the electronic age.

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