Every single artist on Earth has heard it at least once: you should stop drawing, it’s for children and dreamers, get real and find a real job that supports you. The suggestion hurts even more if it comes from friends, family members, people close to
Overcome your weaknesses and become a professional comic / manga artist or illustrator.
Francesca Urbinati is an Italian freelance illustrator and comic artist. She started working in 3D animated VFX, graphic design and multimedia.
In 2011 she self-published her comic series Niki Batsprite and focused on illustration and mentoring. Her clients include RAI, Mediaset, Adobe, ArtOrder LLC, Studio Hamburg, MoveTheGame and many others.