The Simple Secret To Finding More Time To Make Art

"If only I had more time, I'd be far more creative" is a comment I hear over and over again as a Creativity Coach. So how do we find that elusive art time, once everything else is taken care of? The secret is simple - What we prioritise, gets done. The rest falls by the… Continue reading The Simple Secret To Finding More Time To Make Art

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Accumulate Or Create (Or, Saying Bye-Bye to The Buy-Buy-Buy)

Though you could argue that all creation begins in the imagination, virtually all artists need some¬†kind of equipment and media to bring these ideas to life. We need a way to give our creativity a tangible form that others can experience and engage with. The amount and variety of equipment and materials we need does… Continue reading Accumulate Or Create (Or, Saying Bye-Bye to The Buy-Buy-Buy)

The One Percent Worthwhile

Naturally, we all want to create our best work, as often as possible. But with such expectations, when we inevitably don't create brilliant¬†work every time, it usually leads to frustration, disappointment and disillusionment. Which means we create less and therefore reduce the likelihood further that we will regularly create great work. What if adjusted these… Continue reading The One Percent Worthwhile

Escaping Back Home – 3 Steps To Finding Your True Creative Calling

Talking to other artists, I've often heard the experience of creating your most important work being described as "coming home". These are the experiences where the media and projects you're immersed just feel right, and the very best focus of your creative talents and energies at that moment in time. Lost in this work, we… Continue reading Escaping Back Home – 3 Steps To Finding Your True Creative Calling