How To Be confident In Yourself, Your Art, Or Your Abilities

Creativity requires confidence and sometimes life has a way of robbing you of confidence. For example, a teacher can choose you as the person he wants to humiliate in his third-grade class. How much confidence is stolen from you in that excruciating year and how many other robberies occur in childhood and adulthood? Over time, that can manifest itself in an inability to conceive of and follow through on creative projects, a fear of the unknown, and other creativity killers. [Continue reading below]