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25 Journal Prompts for Creative Inspiration
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25 Journal Prompts for Creative Inspiration

To me, inspiration is about finding a fresh perspective. It’s about harnessing a renewed vigor, sense of purpose and renewed trust. Feeling inspired is a pretty magical state of mind, but I refuse to believe it only comes around like a lighting-bolt – unexpected, from somewhere outside me. Inspiration can be found if we just get on it’s trail, … Continue reading

Feminine Energy & “Staying Steeped” In a Generative State
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Feminine Energy & “Staying Steeped” In a Generative State

The two fundamental forces of creativity are generative energy and sustaining energy, according to director / producer Barnett Bain. Generative energy can be compared to feminine energy (it’s all about being open to receive – inspiration, feedback, support) and sustaining energy can be compared to masculine energy (it’s all about giving.) We need to be on friendly terms, and … Continue reading

Macey Cohen on Making Meaningful Jewellery & Her Creative Process
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Macey Cohen on Making Meaningful Jewellery & Her Creative Process

One of my most talented friends Macey let me interview her about her jewellery-making business, Jane Dope Jewellery. Apart from being a metal-smith with a seriously independent style, Macey is a conscious consumer of ethically made goods and a resident of Mexico City. I asked her about her creative process and her jewellery design philosophy. Here’s what she had to say. What … Continue reading

In Praise of Bloggers Who Don’t Care About Likeability.
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In Praise of Bloggers Who Don’t Care About Likeability.

The fear around creating and putting work out into the world is so big it’s created a pretty massive market (just ask Liz). Making and sharing content is easier than ever, and it’s more foreboding then ever too. Online, opportunities for criticism are everywhere and anywhere and it can be enough to stop even the most passionate of content creators with something … Continue reading