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Practicing creativity can make you happier and healthier.

Practicing creativity can make you happier and healthier. It’s true. Of course, you would expect that coming from the mouth of an artist. But it goes further than just the “art makes a person happy” trope. As far back as I can remember, I would feel this instinctually subconscious need to express myself creatively as a way of feeling better mentally and emotionally. I would start …

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How to be creative.(even if you don’t think you are)

As an artist, I hear on a pretty regular basis something that goes like this: “You’re so creative…I wish I could be creative.” I never know what to say.   To single me out as “creative”, as if it were a rare anomaly amongst humans, always shocks me because I believe that the desire to make and create is fundamentally human. It is intrinsic to …