Calvin and Hobbes-inspired comic strip offers life advice for creatives

Calvin & Hobbes advice

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Choosing to be an illustrator, graphic designer or any other creative professional can sometimes make others sceptical of your career choice. Going freelance also comes with its set-backs, as others veer towards society's view of what it means to work (and have fun).

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Sammy Maine

Sammy Maine was a founding member of the Creative Bloq team way back in the early 2010s, working as a Commissioning Editor. Her interests cover graphic design in music and film, illustration and animation. Since departing, Sammy has written for The Guardian, VICE, The Independent & Metro, and currently co-edits the quarterly music journal Gold Flake Paint.