Molly Sydnor is a fine artist who works in multiple mediums including drawing, painting, textiles, jewelry, and performance art. Today she shares about her inspiration, how consistency and discipline leads her to success, and the advice she thinks about all the time.
Name and website:
Fun fact about you:
I am an artist with a BFA in fibers
I am an athlete
I have a heart condition requiring a pacemaker
What do you think has been essential to your success so far as an artist?
Continuing to make work even when I do not have the inspiration or desire to do so.
What was something that surprised you about art?
The connections you can make from being inspired by other artists and creatives!
If you had to describe your art in 6 words or less, what would you say?
Color, texture, bright, fun, body, experimental
Who or what inspires you?
I’m inspired by the body and human experience. I’m also inspired by color and textures. I get inspired everyday by different artists both famous and found on Instagram.
What is your all-time favorite bucket list item (of yours or someone else’s)?
To travel the world!
If you aren’t doing anything related to your art, what are you doing in your free time?
I like to work out in my free time.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
My dad always tells me not to worry so much because everything always works itself out. I pretty much think about that advice all the time for both little things and big things.
Readers: Join me in thanking Molly for sharing her time, stories, and advice with us! If you want to learn more about her, check out her blog and Instagram (@mollymargaretdesigner).
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