A friend recently posted a list of
101 Things to Do in 1001 Days. I was inspired and began working on my own list,
but quickly concluded that I should probably focus on marking 101 things off my existing list before adding to
“Optimum creativity is a birth: it needs a plan and foreknowledge, but it needs time, no pressure and an unexplainable force of nature.”
Natalie Dybisz is a fine-art fashion photographer based in London, and works under the name Miss Aniela.
Her quote comes from this video – “The Best Environment for Creativity” – a clip from her CreativeLive course Imaginative Fashion Photography. More on that…
Maggie Taylor creates digital photomontages “to invite the viewer to engage and recollect, almost like entering a stage set or a scene from a dream… Making images for me is a way of life. I can’t imagine not doing it.”
Many artists know that our inner depths provide the material for creative expression. How can creative people make better use of it?
“Going to one’s dreams, or to one’s own life experiences/subconscious, I have found to be the best way to conceive images that might not even be truly original, but lack cliches, and come genuinely from the artist’s soul and heart…. often with a message for others.”
Fine-art and fashion photographer Natalie Dybisz / Miss Aniela
Pamela Slim is the author of books including “Escape from Cubicle Nation: From Corporate Prisoner to Thriving Entrepreneur,” and is a coach and author with experience as a consultant to large corporations.
She writes about some of the inner, emotional aspects of following our entrepreneurial passions:
“Trying to wait until you have enough courage to start your business is fighting the way your…
How does our self concept, our identity, affect creative expression?
How do we find creative passions and how does pursuing them demand changes in our life?
One example of an artist who has addressed these questions is photographer Natalie Fobes.