Steal Like an Artist 10th Anniversary Gift Edition with a New Afterword by the Author: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative (Austin Kleon) (Hardcover)

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Celebrate the 10th anniversary of a groundbreaking book on creativity with this limited anniversary hardcover, with a new afterword, color endpapers pulled from Austin Kleon’s sketchbooks, and a ribbon marker.
 
Ten years after its initial publication, the message of Steal Like an Artist remains powerful: embrace influence, follow interests wherever they take us, forget old clichés like writing about what you know—instead, write the book that you want to read, make the movie you want to watch. And above all, find the space you need to be wild and daring in your imagination and your work.
 
This 10th anniversary edition includes a new afterword by the author, discussing the book’s influence and how “stealing” has been misunderstood, and offering a unique, personal perspective on a book that’s touched so many.
 
Unlock your creativity
  1. Steal like an artist.
  2. Don’t wait until you know who you are to get started.
  3. Write the book you want to read.
  4. Use your hands.
  5. Side projects and hobbies are important.
  6. The secret: Do good work and share it with people.
  7. Geography is no longer our master.
  8. Be nice. (The world is a small town.)
  9. Be boring. (It’s the only way to get work done.)
  10. Creativity is subtraction.

 
 

About the Author


Austin Kleon is the New York Times bestselling author of Steal Like an Artist, Show Your Work!, Keep Going, and the Steal Like an Artist Journal, together with over 1 million copies in print. He speaks frequently about creativity in the digital age for such organizations at Pixar, Google, SXSW, TEDx, and The Economist. He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and children, and online at austinkleon.com.

Praise For…


"New York Times bestseller and Goodreads Choice award-winner Austin Kleon will captivate you from start to finish."— Men's Journal online
 
Product Details
ISBN: 9781523516322
ISBN-10: 1523516321
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
Publication Date: March 15th, 2022
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Austin Kleon