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Here you can find a list of notes, tools, resources and links to accompany the book

Blogs, YouTube channels & podcasts from illustrators

Alexandra Helm’s Youtube Channel

Anoosha Syed’s Youtube Channel

Holly Exley’s Youtube Channel

Fran Meneses’s Youtube Channel

Tom Froese’s Podcast

The Creative Condition Podcast

Art Business with Ness

The Business of Illustration

Creative Pep Talk Podcast

The Handsome Frank Podcast

Great online classes and courses:

Seth Godin’s Freelancer Course on

Seth Godin’s Value Creation Masterclass on

Tom Froese on Skillshare

Andy J Pizza on Skillshare

Creative Live

The Illustrator’s Guide Skillshare class


Becoming a Successful Illustrator by Derek Brazell & Jo Davies

The Graphic Artist’s Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines

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The Illustrator’s Guide to Law and Business Practice

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Champagne & Wax Crayons by Ben Tallon

Atomic Habits by James Clear

Find Your Artistic Voice by Lisa Congdon

The 1 Page Marketing Plan by Allan Dib

The Big Leap: A Guide to Freelancing for Creatives by Martina Flor

The Practice by Seth Godin

Creative Calling by Chase Jarvis

Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon

Make Time: How to Focus on What Matters by Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky

Deep Work by Cal Newport

So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport

The War of Art by Steven Pressfield


How to be confident: Charisma on Command Youtube playlist

The School of Life:


Jia Jiang’s Ted talk: What I learned from 100 days of rejection:

100 Days of Rejection Therapy blog

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The Illustrator’s Guide list of various illustration agencies’ submission guidelines

Partfaliaz directory of illustration agencies

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