If their goal is to be a successful artist, it would be different than if they want to be a masterful artist. To those who want to become masterful artist I would say embrace being a perpetual student of the craft. That continual process of learning always makes you better. Knowledge is certainly important, so I would tell them to find refuge in solace and comfort in the task of learning and that goes a really long way.
PSST Blog is written by Carolyn Hancock