May 1st, 2018 | 14 mins 13 secs
art, artist, creative, creativity, discouragement, inspiration, metrics, musician, painter, painters, painting, sculpting, sculptor, tracking, writer, writers, writing
Have you found that the middle of a project is where you’re most likely to get discouraged or give up? There’s a strategy that can help us get through that frustrating middle - but it’s one we often forget when it comes to our creative work.
April 23rd, 2018 | 17 mins 30 secs
art, artist, creative, creativity, inspiration, musician, painter, painters, painting, performance, sculpting, sculptor, writer, writers, writing
How do you define your 'best'? I share why aspiring to 'do your best' may be undermining your efforts to make more art.
April 16th, 2018 | 13 mins 22 secs
anne lamott, art, artists, creative, gretchen rubin, inspiration, manifesto, musician, painter, painters, painting, sculpting, sculptor, writer, writers, writing
Do you have a creative manifesto - a document that lists the important creative truths you want to keep top of mind? If you were to create one, what would you write?
April 8th, 2018 | 17 mins 53 secs
acrylic, artist, bruce macavoy, color, color index name, color mixing, color theory, color wheel, handprint, oil, paint, painter, painting, pigment, pigment trade name, watercolor
Do you find mixing the colors you want to be frustrating, elusive and inconsistent? Do you get overwhelmed at art stores, trying to decide what paints to buy? Get ready to have your mind blown.