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Steal Like an Artist

Someone Awesome's Key Ideas from Steal Like an Artist
by Austin Kleon

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AUSTIN KLEON

Chapter 1

Chew on one thinker:

Artist, musician, anybody. Know about them. Everything you can find. Then find their three favourite thinkers and read about them.

AUSTIN KLEON

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School Yourself

Don’t wait until you know who you are to get started

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Steal from anywhere that resonates with inspiration or fuels your imagination. Devour old films, new films, music, books,paintings, photographs, poems, dreams, randomconversations, architecture, bridges, street signs, trees, clouds, bodies of water, light and shadows. Select only things to stealfrom that speak directly to your soul. If you do this, your work(and theft) will be authentic.”

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<p><strong><em>Don’t wait unti...

Don’t wait until you know who you are to get started.

Start Copying: Don't steal the idea, steal the thinking behind the idea.

Write what you want to read

Draw the art you want to see.



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Leave home :

Author Austin Kleon says that it is so important to leave home. Get uncomfortable. We are too comfortable in our home. At some point of time, it is important to cut the comfort and move on. It helps to live around interesting people

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"She was writing her own story through the world around her"

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