I have another book review this week and if you are interested in Daily Rituals then this book is for you. Have you ever wondered how artists work? What routines and disciplines do successful artists put into place to insure that they are as productive as they can be each and every day?
In “Daily Rituals” by Mason Currey (amazon affilitate link), he catalogs the daily routines and rituals of many successful artists from past and present. We get a glimpse into their lives and how they maintained a consistent and productive work schedule despite the pressures of normal daily life.
I have to be honest, I have listened to this book probably six times on Audible while working in my shop. I tend to listen to a lot of books during the workday. I get bored easily just listening to music, so Audible is a very important part of my sanity throughout the hours and hours of working alone in the shop tapping away on leather.
Oh sure, Freddy is there with me the majority of the time but he listens to his music in his headphones and doesn’t waste time chattering away the day with me… although I enjoy being able to focus on my chores, I do miss conversation at times. Continue reading