Creativity for Artists
Online Coaching and Courses for Creatives in MD, VA, GA, ME, UT, CA, NY & beyond
To be an artist in today’s world is a bold, new, challenge! You live in a time where you are surrounded by images, and images from around the world are available everywhere. The accessibility and opportunities for exposure and reach are unprecedented, but with them come brand new challenges for you as a Visual Artist. You may be a painter in ME, a ceramicist in MD, an animator in UT, a designer in NY, but your work today is on a global stage. No matter where you work, as an Artist, you feel a calling inside you to create and make sense of your world through your art, to share your experiences with the world! You have all the tools you need to succeed inside of you creative as part of your personality, and I am here to help.
Creativity Coaching to Know your Art and Identity
To face the challenges in the image-laden world around you every day as a visual artist, you must intimately know your reason for creating! This is as personal as it is fundamental. Your identity and purpose will ground and focus you through inevitable ebbs and flows of your life. As your Creativity Coach, it is my job to help you understand what drives you to create, and utilize your identity as an Artist a motivating and guiding force to your work.
Creativity Coaching for Flow Motivation
When it is clear to you why you create and why this matters to you in your life, another challenge you face as a Visual Artist is keeping your motivation, energy and flow alive. Your creative work is the hardest work you will ask of yourself in a day, and gearing up to engage with it is a challenge! In Creativity Coaching, we address the complexities of staying motivated and showing up for your creativity. A key component of this is channeling desire into your work. Your Creative Personality is naturally embedded with strong passions for the purpose of powering your creative work. It is when you understand this about yourself, learn to nurture them correctly rather than smother, suppress, fear or direct them in nonproductive ways, that you can truly flourish!
Creativity Coaching the Modern Day Artist
You dream of working in your studio full-time and ditching that other income-producing job. You constantly feel the pressure of maintaining multiple income streams, or a “day job” in order to make your art. Maybe you make art full time and feel the struggle between “selling out” producing commercial work yearning to make more authentic pieces. What’s an Artist to do? Visual Artists today face these challenges and finding your balance is an important aspect of Creativity Coaching. You can have balance and peace!
Creativity Coaching for Creative Blocks and your Inner Critic
You feel comfortable and confident in many areas of your life. You have earned your strips through hard work and you feel accomplished and skillful. And yet- you are spinning your wheels somehow, not quite sure where to begin, or to go next. You create regularly, but are unsure of your style choices, subject matter, content- you may not even know what you are unsure of- but something is missing. In Creativity Coaching, learning to listen to and trust your instincts, reduce the power of your inner critic and free your creative voice will guide you towards what you find authentic and meaningful. Authentic work is your best work, and together, this will help you break through creative blocks and create with ease!
Creativity Coaching for Artists and the Marketplace
Every Artist at in their career will face marketplace challenges! To make money as an artist is to be an entrepreneur. What are your marketplace challenges? How do you feel about being a small business owner? Do you feel conflicted about marketplace relationships or selling your work? Do you feel overwhelmed about business aspects of art? Do you struggle with imposter syndrome? Helping you address marketplace obstacles is an important part of Creativity Coaching that many Artists dislike, but, you can learn to love!
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