Dare to Fail Greatly

08/11/21 • 0

Failure in life is inevitable and bouncing back from failure is the most fundamentally creative thing we can do.

Simple Slideshow Warmup

08/09/21 • 1

A simple exercise to use your art reference collection for the power of good (creativity)!

Want to Be a Genius Like Mozart?

08/03/21 • 0

Twyla Tharp is one of America’s greatest choreographers and she has a ton of wisdom in her book The Creative Habit.

A Tool to Conquer Imposter Syndrome

08/02/21 • 0

Imposter Syndrome. It’s basically internal thoughts that you’re a phony, fake, sham, etc… And sooner or later someone will find out that you’re a fraud.

Make it Till you Make it

08/01/21 • 0

You know the aphorism “fake it till you make it”? Well Chase Jarvis has a better one. “Make it till you make it”!

Episode 7 – CreateQuest Update!

07/30/21 • 0

On this episode we’re going completely unscripted, unedited in a single take and having some fun updating everyone on the latest changes with CreateQuest and our lives.

Get Busy Copying

07/29/21 • 0

We don’t come out of the womb knowing who we are. In the beginning, we learn by pretending to be our heroes. We learn by copying.

A Professional Seeks Order

07/26/21 • 0

Tidying up is not just something your mother told you to do, it’s a powerful habit that can keep your creativity soaring.

Daydreaming Alone Isn’t Lonely

07/24/21 • 0

The act of creation can be a lonely one. You should get used to the feeling, and get used to YOUR feelings. This little self-exploration exercise is one of my many go-to activities at the beginning of the day.

A Professional is Patient 2

07/23/21 • 0

Resistance outwits the amateur with the oldest trick in the book; It uses his own enthusiasm against him.

You Are Already a Professional

07/20/21 • 0

“All of us are pros in one area; our jobs. We get a paycheck. We work for money. We are professionals. “

Are You Unmotivated?

07/18/21 • 0

Everything can look right from the outside and still leave you feeling hollow.

Make Your Mix Tape

07/16/21 • 1

Have you ever wondered why artists get so upset about their work getting copied

Motivation and Side Projects

07/04/21 • 0

One of my favorite reads to date is Creative Calling by Chase Jarvis. I particularly love his thoughts on motivation and creative cross-training.