We all know that the lack of confidence is a huge problem. At Janolo, we always see artists with great talent but not enough confidence in their art. As an artist, it is natural to feel insecure and to compare your work to others. However, this can be detrimental to your confidence and creativity. In this blog, we will discuss some tips on how to boost your confidence in your art and stop comparing yourself to others.
You should focus on your own journey. We all have different ways of thinking and working. Therefore, your artwork is unique and special, and your journey as an artist is different from anyone else’s. Focus on your own progress and don’t compare yourself to others. Celebrate your accomplishments and progress, no matter how small they may seem. Your style is what makes your art unique and special! Just embrace it and don’t try to copy someone else’s style, it’s already taken. Be proud of your own style and let it shine through in your work.
You don’t have to do as everyone else but you can learn from them. Instead of comparing yourself to others, try to learn from them. Look at their work with a critical eye and see what you can learn from it. Use their work as inspiration, not as a yardstick to measure your own success.
Practice, practice, practice! This is the key to getting more confidence. The more you practice, the more you improve your skills. Therefore, you will get more and more confident in your art. Keep creating and don’t be afraid to experiment and try new things. The more you practice, the better you will get, and the more confident you will become in your abilities.
Surround yourself with positive influences, people who support and encourage you. Seek out other artists and creatives who share your passion and who will lift you up, not tear you down.
Last but not least: celebrate your successes! Celebrate your successes, no matter how small they may seem. Write down your accomplishments and keep a record of your progress. This will help you to stay motivated and to see how far you have come, you may be surprised…
Being confident in your art and stopping comparison to others takes time and effort. However, by following the tips above, you can boost your confidence, embrace your own style, and let your art shine. Just remember, your art is unique and special, and your journey as an artist is one-of-a-kind. Celebrate your progress and don’t be afraid to let your own voice be heard!