Ep.171: How to balance and grow with making art on the side with Marc Allante

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Aug 20, 2018 

Hey, guys! In this episode, I am chatting with Marc Allante, a contemporary artist from Hong Kong, known for merging traditional Chinese inks with European painting techniques in a contemporary art that reflects the fusion of his Chinese-French ancestry.

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Key Takeaway

“When you are starting out or trying to breakthrough, consistency is very important. For me, the first 6 months didn’t bring anything, but I kept working, trying and improving until it happened. These things don’t happen overnight.”

Resources mentioned

Special thanks to Marc for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Marc Allante, used with permission

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Iva Mikles
Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, teacher, and the founder of Art Side of Life™️. I've worked as a commercial artist since 2009. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways so I’ve made it my mission to teach you everything I know, to contribute to waking up your creative genius.

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