'Toto' (Aleksina Teto)

A Canadian designer, writer, typographer, and artist.

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Creative: Stop Procrastinating
9 months ago
Maybe it's vanity, pride, or an issue of self-confidence, but as a creative sometimes the hardest thing is to actually create. Maybe you are bursting with ideas big and small. There are kernels of ide...
Why Would I Join Inktober?
9 months ago
Just two days now until it happens.Excited? Yes. Extremely anxious? Yes It's Inktober time again! For two years now I've participated in Inktober, I even wrote a post about it last year on whether it ...
Beginner's Guide: Deepening Creativity and Skill - Part 3
9 months ago
Between here and on Twitter, I've become this broken record of saying to believe in yourself as an artist, letting yourself have ups and downs, and finding creativity. But, I'm creating very little fi...
Should You Be Selling Art?
10 months ago
Before taking the leap to sell my art at the local Comic Con this year, I asked myselfIs my art good enough? Would anyone want original content? Will only fan art sell? What would I even sell? First o...
Dealing with Creative Failure
a year ago
I hadn't really thought of it, maybe I just didn't want to, but I was really bad at my first official design job. I had almost no training aside from one actual design class and one marketing class. H...
5 Ways to Make and Love Art Again
a year ago
Have you ever sat down to draw or create art and just felt absolutely intimidated by the white page? Whether you have or not, it's still easy to get into a rut with art. You might find yourself drawin...