Bastards of Art | Episode 62
Good Artist Borrow and Great Artist Steal.
How and when to use reference.
No one starts off their art career being the most original and profound artist on the planet. It just doesn't work that way. While you are learning your craft it is crucial to observe how those who came before you problem solved. In fact since we are always learning its even more crucial to become comfortable using reference to enhance your career.
Matt Hodel talks about the how, when and why of stealing from artist who came before you like a pro.