Graphic Design

You're Decent

When you have a crisis of confidence, what do you do? Ben Tallon takes a look at when he struggles with confidence in creativity, and how to overcome it.

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Say it!

Ben Tallon looks at the opportunities he’s had to share his experiences in the arts, and how embracing these chances may help with your confidence and crystallize your own journey.

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Freelancer artist and podcast extraordinaire Ben Tallon discusses collaboration as a way to enjoy shared passions and generate creativity purity, while pushing ourselves outside our comfort zones. Oh and he also got to meet some famous faces!

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Under pressure

Freelance illustrator Ben Tallon looks at the impact of pressure on his life and how to break his workload down into bite-size pieces. A must-read for any creative who feels up against it.

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Having a global appeal

Sometimes you might be totally unaware of the sheer impact your work is having on others. As freelance illustrator Ben Tallon discovers his global appeal, he learns a thing or two about seeing his work from many new angles, helping him to build a stronger platform from which to shout to the rest of the world.

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When you’re the one in charge of your own time, concentrating and making the most out of any day can be a challenge. Freelancer Ben Tallon tells us lessons learned on trying to stay focused.

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Ben Tallon column - The death of email

All bets are off when Ben Tallon weighs up your chances of getting commissioned through an email or through a more direct approach. Learn why mailing your work is the smart gambler’s way to getting clients here.

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Ben Tallon column - Show and tell

Illustrator Ben Tallon explains how he gets his work in front of the right people in his latest freelance column.

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10 book covers that take your breath away

Well on World Book Day, it was only right to celebrate the beauty of books! Here’s our rundown of the best books that will leave you in awe.

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Ben Tallon column - Please and thank you

Manners maketh the man, and can serve you greatly in the creative industry space. Read Ben Tallon's lastest blog on approaching potential clients and collaborators politely.

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