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Entries in perseverance (4)

Thursday
May112017

Writers and illustrators: Be brave. Fail. Try again. Succeed. Rinse & repeat. - Jenny Bent

Morning doodle inspired by one of my favourite pieces of advice, from Jenny Bent:

Writers and illustrators: "Be brave. Fail. Try again. Succeed. Rinse and repeat."

 

Monday
Sep122016

On rejections: No matter how discouraged you get, remember: always try one more time. - Billy Coffey 

 

No matter how discouraged you get, remember - always try one more time.

- Billy Coffey

Sunday
Aug022015

Tip for writers/illustrators: Intelligent perseverance will get you far. Take a break if needed but then try again!

To aspiring book authors and illustrators out there: Intelligent perseverance will get you far. Take a break if needed but then try again!

If you like my found object doodles, you can browse more on Instagram at @inkygirl.

Thursday
Apr122012

Comic: Perseverance In A Shoe

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