My Influence Map 2014 Picture

I wanted to make it a yearly tradition on my birthday to do my self-critique meme, but since my problems haven't changed much, I opted to do another Influence Map instead! You can find the blank version of this meme here.

The first one I did encapsulated the influences I grew up with and what I found inspiring and fun in my younger years. This new map captures my current influences as a more mature artist considering what they want their artistic voice to be in the future. Rebecca Guay gave wonderful advice via 1FW and Muddy Colors on 'creating with intent' and condensing our top three influences into our pieces to create something all our own that really struck a chord with me.

It was very difficult to narrow down, but I forced myself to!

My first Influence Map
Continue Reading: