Wednesday, January 12, 2011

"Should I Work for Free" Flowchart

There are a lot of discussions lately about the mostly poor shape of the illustration industry. As everyone knows, it seems to get harder and harder to make a living as an illustrator. On top of that, there is a steady steam of requests for free work...

This cogent diagram by designer Jessica Hische says it all: http://jhische.com/workforfree.html

Genius!

5 comments:

  1. Hilarious! ...and potentially useful too.
    I particularly like the question: "Is it for your Mom?"

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  2. Holy crap that is the funnies thing I've seen all week! Thanks for posting!

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  3. I like it a lot. But it just goes to show ya': don't be a dad. You don't even make it on the chart.

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  4. Love it!!....I've printed it out and posted in the shop....lol

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  5. Brilliant! And so eerily true.

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