How to Overcome the 3 Fears Every Creative Faces

Avid readers of The New York Times will recognize the name Christophe Niemann.

He’s the illustrator behind those clever, whimsical line drawings and images that have been appearing in the pages of “the gray lady” for years.


In this talk on the Behance’s art and design blog 99U, Niemann shares his three big fears: the fear of not being good enough, the fear that our work will be irrelevant, and the fear of running out of ideas.

Creatives in almost any field of professional endeavor should be familiar with these limiting beliefs.

What advice does Niemann have? Check out the video below.