Don't quit your day job
Oh, work! For most artists you have to have a day job to support yourself. Although I still think there is something scary and wonderful to committing full-time to art making. Day jobs make art making hard but not impossible.
Be sure to read this article posted on artnet. If gives some good assurance that working a day job isn't so bad...just remember for you artists...don't let it take over (which is easier said than done)!
For many artists, a day job is not just a way of keeping body and soul together-it also feeds and sustains their creative work By Barbara Pollack