One of the biggest ways we sabotage ourselves as creatives is allowing our negative inner dialogue to dictate how we show up and what we carry into the process of art-making.
If perfectionism has prevented you from creating in the way you desire, take heart. I think we all wrestle with this to varying degrees. The good...
Have you ever felt like you are merely scratching the surface of what you are capable of with your art? I am sure you have.
You are not alone in this thing called discouragement,
Or frustration, or confusion, and doubt about your creative endeavors.
We are artists, so we must know
That this is part of the journey. Part of being in the club.
But still, how long do you want to sit in the mud?
It doesn’t need to last too long.
I just spent some time praying, asking, “God, what do you want me to write about? What do you want for this community of artists?” These are questions I intend to keep asking, especially before creating. I know I have certain ideas, but what are my ideas when compared to God’s, whose ways are...