Welcome to a new WCT. This week's question for discussion - What part does encouragement from other artists play in your creative life? Share your thoughts and experiences with us in the Reply box below... Continue
image: dan jamesWith "studies", we choose a very small aspect, topic or technique to focus on, rather than trying to create vast all encompassing masterpieces.We go deep, rather than wide.To unfold one tiny corner of our creativity and chosen medium at a time...…Continue
Do you have a creative ritual that you do to slide into the "not" doing.(I tried to search for this.........couldn't find anything)thanks.dithe "not" doing = the opposite of showing up and creating. That space of not doing when your mind is working on the thought, idea, solution........and percolating and simmering.Continue
Most of the time I create exactly what and how I want to, revelling in the freedom and opportunities for experimentation that creative approach brings.Occasionally though, I find my thoughts around creating stumble up against what I think I "should" be creating.When I say "stumble", I actually mean "smash headlong into a seventeen foot thick concrete wall with the force of a rocket fuelled…Continue
Dear friends, today I had a message from a fellow CCSer I haven't seen for a while and she asked how I was. It was a nice surprise and I thought I would pass the joy on by contacting another CCSer. I encourage you to reach out and contact someone you know here and say hi. contacting a new person here would be even nicer. did that today too. lots of love from susanJOY Continue
[image: Lotus Carroll]Welcome to a new Weekly Creativity Thread.This week's question -How much of what you create is to try to please other people? As always we'd love to hear your thoughts, just type in the box below and hit the Add Reply button... Continue
In a recent conversation in our tribe here on CCS, I was asked if I had any plan or pattern to how I photograph, such as which camera and film combination to use when and where.My first response was that I have no plan whatsoever.I don't have a carefully pre-plotted timetable of the next 12 months, indicating which camera to take out when, and where, and which film to load in it.I don't have…Continue
Recently I shot a roll of 24 photographs.Rewinding the film, I discovered it hadn't moved past the first frame.None of the photographs I'd carefully composed had been captured.At least not by the camera.Continue reading over at A Big Creative Yes, then share your…Continue
What if, today, you gave away all but ten percent of your art supplies, tools and materials?Read on at A Big Creative Yes...Then head back here to join the conversation and share your thoughts on Ten Percent Everything... Continue
Welcome to a new Weekly Creativity Thread.The question this week - How much do you talk about your creative work with family and friends? Let us know you thoughts below... Continue
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