Early in my art career, I abandoned countless paintings and drawings for one simple reason - they were ugly! They didn't exactly match the vision in my head and because of that I needed to stop and try again.
Years later (Yes, it took that long!) I overheard someone say that their painting was still in the "ugly stages." I watched as they worked through it over time, and sure enough, it turned out fabulous in the end.
In this process, I learned valuable lessons every artist should know:
I hope these techniques help you achieve your dreams - remember to always be creating and learning!