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The challenges of dealing with self-quarantine, self-isolation, seclusion and social distancing can take a toll on your mental, physical and emotional health. However, this experience reminds me of when I was laid off from my job in 2007. I took the time to refocus my energy into developing a passion for acrylic painting. It was … Continue reading Self-care: The Art of Creating in Challenging Times
Do Not Expect Support from Family or Friends Do not look for support and encouragement from your family or friends. The biggest mistake is expecting the people closest to you to understand, encourage and support your art. Depending on how you grew up, family only perceive you in a certain way and often downplay your … Continue reading Three Things Creatives Should Not Do When Honing Their Craft
In this world of social media, it’s easy to begin to lose your creative edge because you’re constantly consuming artistic inspiration from others. Within the sea of creative expression, you may begin to struggle with your own creativity by comparing your work to others or even worse begin to adopt certain techniques, styles or designs … Continue reading Finding Your Creative Identity
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