The Meteoric Rise of 'THE FAILURE CV'

Failures Count.  I know, I’ve endured hundreds of them.  This post warms the cockles & reminds us that there is success in failure. In ‘failing’ we find the golden nuggets of what didn’t work - paving the way for what absolutely does.

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Self-Labeling. Let's Biff One Together.

Last Friday I did something I’ve been wanting to do for a long time.  I delivered a 4hr free Art Marketing Workshop to 10 friends all of whom have creative businesses.  Boy, was I nervous but as Farrah Storr writes in her new book The Discomfort Zone - don’t be nervous, be excited. This post is all about Self-Labeling. Those things that we tell ourselves that we are crap at - let’s biff one of those thoughts together.

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Brexit Blues - A Creative Antidote. FREE DRAWING ACTIVITY

Friends, confusion is rife, it’s January and frankly it’s all a bit shit.  Forgive the swearing but it’s uncertainty is not our friend in the short term.  So, my post here is about bringing our own personal world a little bit closer, drawing your emotional curtains and having some time out to do something you might not usually do.

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Monkey See, Monkey Do.  Helping Our Teenagers to Keep Creative.

Teenagers and drawing, it all begins to drop off at this age.  The freedom our children once enjoyed via exploratory drawing begins to wane about 10 – 12yrs old, it’s natural but it’s also a shame.  Is your teenager still creating?  If not, here are some tips to stimulate them into action.

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