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By Donna on August 20, 2009
What topics would you like see on this blog? Do you have questions you’d like answered here? Post them in the comment box and I’ll respond to as many as I can. I’d really love to hear from you! Happy Painting!
By Donna on August 17, 2009
You can’t be creative and be critical at the same time. These two processes require different ways of thinking. The critical, judgmental, analytical function of the brain is not the part that knows how to generate creative ideas. Author Unknown Each of us has within us an inner guide; the voice of wisdom. We also have within […]
By Donna on August 13, 2009
You’re always believing ahead of your evidence. What was the evidence that I could write a poem? I just believed it. The most creative thing in us is to believe. Robert Frost I am especially interested in how our unconscious beliefs, assumptions, and what we tell ourselves impacts our creativity. For years I told myself that […]
By Donna on August 10, 2009
Last year, after filming my art instruction DVD for Creative Catalyst Productions, I was interviewed by their Art and Marketing Director, Lynn Powers. Lynn is presenting portions of our 4-part interview over the next few weeks in the Creative Catalyst Newsletter. Here’s Lynn’s newsletter, and you can click on the links to hear the interview. From Behind the Camera: […]
By Donna on August 7, 2009
As I mentioned in my last post, making the decision to become your own art coach announces to yourself and to the world that you are ready to passionately step up to the plate and take responsibility for if, when, how, and how much you create. It means setting goals, setting up an action plan […]