L&D_Day_#4_ figurative painting interview

Birth is not beautiful but keep pushing, interview with Forrest Solis

July 28, 2016

I loved conducting this interview with Forrest Solis, who has made autobiographical, figurative paintings about her difficult birth experience. I hope you enjoy this as much as i did! Was there a point in your life when you realized that you are a creative person or an artist? At...

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Science and nature inspire colorful muralist Oh Soyoung

June 16, 2016

An artist interview with Oh So Young; Creativity and the beginning Do you consider yourself “creative?” How do you express that creativity? I think that creativity means making something. We are constantly creating things in everyday life such when we cook, put on clothes, or make-up. Everyone has preferences...

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Conjuring Creativity with artist Cherie Buck-Hutchison

May 18, 2016

This interview with Cherie Buck-Hutchison was really fulfilling. I love Cherie’s dedication to women’s quality of life. Read about her experiences and creative process below! How did you first discover your creativity and begin finding creative process? My older brother painted and sold his work in galleries. He taught...

Martin Westlake on photography in Indonesia: “not easy but rewarding”

January 13, 2016

         This is another creative interview you won’t want to miss. Martin Westlake, who is based in Indonesia, talks about his creative process, and shares his polished and beautiful photographs. Enjoy!   Do you consider yourself “creative?” How do you express that creativity? First of all, let me...

Creativity is innate but must be nurtured, interview with Lisa Baughn

December 16, 2015

Enjoy this interview with creative person, Lisa Baughn, about what being creative really means anyway. You talked to me before about having a “creative consciousness.” Do you consider yourself an artist? I do, now. But that wasn’t always the case. Right now I’m learning violin, I paint and I...