This Creative Life Podcast

Creative women all over the world are unblocking and recovering their creative journey while they rewrite the rules for creative success.

Felicity interviews female artists achieving great things within the art world and gives you insights on how to succeed in your creative life.

Are you ready to be inspired and recover your creativity?

17: Sally West

Sally West is a Sydney-based en plein air artist and has been in a couple of prominent Sydney galleries Sally has always been an artist She felt it was challenging when she left school because a lot of people in her family were trying to coax her in an opposite...

29: Spotlight Series – Jemma Calavassy

Another great interview from Art Activator, Jemma Calavassy Jemma started sewing from a young age and always had a sewing machine in her room growing up She is a milliner by trade After being in the corporate world for 15 years, she still loved to paint and draw so...

10: Going en plein air, loosening up and your income

Show notes: - Spend some time today, not just seeing but looking - There's a big difference between seeing and looking! - The landscape takes some time to reveal itself - Free yourself from expectations - that's the best way forward - Find some spontaneity and energy...

07: Alyson Stanfield

Art Biz Coach started in early 2002, and Alyson worked with artists for 11 years prior to that. The Art Biz Blog launched in the fall of 2004. Her book, I’d Rather Be in the Studio: The Artist’s No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion, was first published in 2008. The third...

33: Tash Corbin

Show notes: Tash Corbin is an extrovert and proud of it! A successful business is built by knowing your strengths As long as you are in control and you take responsibility on how you feel you can do things exactly your way Business success comes from 50% strategy and...

24: Tracey-Maree Smith

Tracey-Maree Smith is an Australian artist who thinks she is born an artist as she possesses the quality of being an artist - introvert, empathic, loner, etc. When she was young, she wanted to become an Art teacher Started an art business with 2 friends in Newcastle...

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33: Tash Corbin

Show notes: Tash Corbin is an extrovert and proud of it! A successful business is built by knowing your strengths As long as you are in control and you take responsibility on how you feel you can do things exactly your way Business success comes from 50% strategy and...

32: Emily Raubenheimer – Artists Guild

Emily is the Founder/Director of The Artists Guild. According to Emily, they have created The Artists Guild to provide an innovative art hub and community that provides peer support for female artists to create, connect and collaborate. They support women in their...

31: Welcoming in 2018!

How to plan ahead and strategise for the coming year What's coming up for Felicity O'Connor and the Art Activators Workshops or trips away to work plein eir Why you need to keep fresh, keep learning and keep improving as an artist Being a part of Art Gallery on...

30: Spotlight Series – Natalie Verriest

Podcast interview with emerging female artist Natalie Verriest Her personal story told through her exhibition artwork The realisation that her previous artworks were scared to be feminine and vulnerable After a big year personally and professionally, being in the Art...

29: Spotlight Series – Jemma Calavassy

Another great interview from Art Activator, Jemma Calavassy Jemma started sewing from a young age and always had a sewing machine in her room growing up She is a milliner by trade After being in the corporate world for 15 years, she still loved to paint and draw so...

28: Spotlight Series – Jenny McIntosh

Emerging artist and Art Activator Jenny McIntosh shares her creative passion and how she juggles her art and day job She's not exclusively an oil painter but also loves photography or anything art-y Enjoys experimenting with lots of things but out in the environment...

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