I write blog posts about personal development and building a worldview as a creative.

I also create illustrations to represent and better understand my own thoughts and ideas.

I also just make illustrations because it’s fun.

My objective is to share my thoughts until the process of sharing them becomes less uncomfortable.

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About Ben

Ben is an independent artist based out of Buffalo, New York. Ben focuses his creative pursuits on illustration, painting, design, and writing/producing music. All while writing about the trials and tribulations on being a modern day creative and publishing these writings regularly to his blog.

Commissions are regularly open. If interested, contact Ben at bgreenman7@gmail.com

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The Artist and Fear

What kind of relationship do you have with fear?

The Talentless Artist

I have a bit of a new artistic credo. Talent and ability are not requisites for artistry. True artists show up, that’s it. Say there’s a creative freelance opportunity that’s offered to both an experienced designer and a fresh upstart freelancer. The experienced designer can initially have the better idea and have confidence in the…

Consistency Doesn’t Produce Quality Unless Quality is Valued

I’ve been posting to my blog here on a daily basis. I’ve done so for about a week in a row so far and I’ve noticed that it’s not that hard to do once you make it a non-negotiable. But consistently creating doesn’t make you a better creator unless quality is something that you’re focused…