Symbols of the Season by Nora Sibley

Symbols of the Season By Nora Sibley ** Exercise purpose This exercise helps creatives connect with their senses and the season as a vehicle for building personal meaning in the work. By connecting the physical and mental associations, new creative sparks fly and...

15 Great Artists on Beauty

15 Great Artists on Beauty “The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.”– Francis Bacon “If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your...

20 Great Artists on Nature

As winter descends, let’s hear from twenty great artists on their relationship to nature. 1. “I have gone into roses and have over a thousand planted. There is nothing like making pictures with real things.” — Mary Cassatt 2. “Wherever I...

Creative Alchemy by Pragati Chaudhry

Creative Alchemy by Pragati Chaudry ** Exercise purpose This exercise uses colors to alchemize gremlins by awakening a creative’s sensory, nonverbal intelligence. Breakthroughs in brain science are now confirming that the nonverbal portion of the brain plays a...

Peace Treaty by Beatriz Martinez Barrio

Peace Treaty: A Dialogue Between the Critical Voice and the Creative Voice By Beatriz Martinez Barrio Exercise Purpose To soften the power of the critical voice and to allow creative energy to express its needs and desires. Exercise Description When there is a...