I had a chance to participate in a collaboration with Nick of PinkHat Photography which got me thinking we should talk about collaborations as photographers and artists. Oftentimes in the arts we find ourselves creating as a lone wolf, but sometimes it’s important to stretch those wings and actually collaborate with another artist to make something cool or even just to have a little fun! Read the rest of this entry »
The world is in a state of chaos right now and as creatives things might be feeling pretty down right now. I just want to check in with all of you and talk about the state of things in our creative lives at the moment.
I’m joined this week by my good friend Vincent Ferrari from the Because We Make Podcast. Pull up a chair for this great conversation all about creating the cliche, struggling with creative plateaus, and the impact of impostor syndrome. Get your notebook ready because there is some AMAZING take-aways this episode!
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If you read about creativity online at all you’ll likely have seen the terms “growth mindset” and “fixed mindset”. But they are often presented in terms of creativity in business, which means to a person like myself that pursues my creative passions as a hobby or side gig, we may have glossed over the buzzwords thinking they don’t apply to us. In fact, they are SUPER relevant, possibly even more so to us than in business! Let me explain why!
Is releasing your art, your creations, out into the world a part of the creative process? Or is that something we do after the creative process is complete in search of some sort of gratification?