If you keep doing what you’re doing, you’ll keep getting what you’re getting. If you’re into self development, you’ve probably heard this saying a few times – and it’s certainly worth remembering. Some of the best moments in life are the ones where that light bulb suddenly pings on and you suddenly realise – Wait a minute,… Continue reading That moment you realise you can re-write your story
As a creative person do you often find reality & ideals are at odds with each other? People often say you need to be realistic, but could focusing too much on being practical limit your creativity and your dreams? I discovered this week that I’d inherited a really crappy outlook on life that I didn’t realize I was carrying around.… Continue reading How can you be a better Dreamer?
Whether it’s a good-looking girl or boy, a colourful exotic bird, or an expertly arranged bouquet of flowers – we all love beauty. But shouldn’t ugliness be just as important? We love beautiful images that take us away from the irregularity of the everyday to a transcendent place of purity and symmetry. But I think sometimes beauty… Continue reading When Ugliness is a Good Thing
As I’ve changed this blog into more of a personal artist blog, I thought I’d share my reflections about Art & self-belief from my walk around the park with my dog, Rocket, this morning. I was walking around the lake in the park at 5.30am wondering why, when the morning was so stunningly beautiful and… Continue reading One Simple Thing Every Artist Needs