Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You about Being Creative


When asked to talk to students at Broome Community College in upstate New York in the spring of 2011, Austin Kleon wrote a simple list of ten things he wished he'd heard when he was their age: Steal like an artist. Don't wait until you know who you are to start making things. Write the book you want to read. Use your hands. Side projects are important. Do good work and put it where people can see it. Geography is no longer our master. Be nice (the world is a small town.). Be boring (it's the only way to get work done.). Creativity is subtraction. After giving the speech, he posted the text and slides to his popular blog, where it quickly went viral. Now Kleon has expanded his original manifesto into an read more

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ISBN:

9780761169253

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

160

Dimensions:

15cm x 15cm

RRP:

$24.99

Category:

Pop Culture , Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Workman Publishing

Published:

01 May 2012

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Austin Kleon