2016 Recap, 2017 Goals

What a year 2016 was!

While looking back at my goals for the year, I realized the year flew by so fast I wasn’t able to accomplish them all. However, I accomplished some things that I didn’t even think were possible when I was planning for the year.

My goals for the year included:

Take more online classes. I had registered for six, but only took two. I did product photography and a pen, ink, and watercolor classes. I really learned a lot, and will definitely be using a lot of the photography tips in 2017 as I improve my product listings on Etsy.

Continue to better the quality of my work. Always an ongoing process, but I feel like I’m starting to get there! I just got a new flatbed scanner and a drafting table with a special light a couple months ago, so that should really help increase productivity and quality.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, everyone!

Last year I made some resolutions/goals for the year, and I thought it would be great to review them as well as talk about goals for 2016.

My goals for 2015 review:

  • Take a children’s book illustrating class and a pet portrait class
    • I did take the illustrating children’s book class (that was a foreshadowing to Boathouse when I made that goal last year!), but somehow never actually registered for the pet drawing class so I never took it…

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