A Day in the Life of an Illustrator

Wow! My YouTube channel has hit its first 3k, thank you so much all, you are lovely!

Upon request here’s a vlog on a typical day working as a freelance illustrator. We’re talking about time management, and also looking at how to make fun bookmarks with your art!

Breakdown:
0:32 – Start of the day
0:50 – Lunchtime
1:01 – Client work start
1:52 – 80s Children’s book Flip Through
2:28 – Time management talk
3:32 – 3000 subscribers thank you!!
4:00 – Making bookmarks for sale
6:02 – Packaging orders
7:05 – Illustration in progress – “When I was a child”
10:42 – Upcoming Patreon
11:19 – Cats behaving like dogs
11:30 – End of the day

PROJECTS

http://www.montaguemouse.com/

BOOKMARKS

http://kirileonard.com/product/bookma…

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Kiri Østergaard Leonard
kiri@kirileonard.com

Award winning Illustrator, Artist and Creator Kiri Østergaard Leonard happily shares her experiences making a living as an artist and pursuing a creative life. She grew up in a tiny village in Denmark, left her country behind to pursue art in the bustle of New York City and now resides in the delightful weirdness of Austin, Texas surrounded by sunshine and felines.

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