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?

11: Simone Dennis

Simone Dennis is a good friend who I've had the pleasure of working with. She runs an art gallery and a retail shop on the Central Coast of NSW. We talked about her support for young artists and running a business, etc. and also about her perspective (and a gallery's...

37: Catherine Cassidy

I am such a fan of painter Catherine Cassidy and I am so excited that I had the opportunity to chat with her! Growing up, Catherine was always drawing and painting, she remembers doing her art forever In the end, self-doubt becomes your friend. If you don't have it,...

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...

36: Why Don’t I Sell More Work

Show notes: Most of us love to sell more artwork The mindset level of why you're not selling more work Stumbling to be seen as an artist Felicity gives you a couple of tips on how to sell more work and marketing ideas If you are struggling about marketing yourself as...

14: Vanessa Ashcroft

I had the chance to interview Australian artist and art gallery director Vanessa Ashcroft recently. We discussed some juicy stuffs and how she became an artist. Show Notes: Vanessa never studied art at school and she only came upon art 25 years ago...

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33: Tash Corbin

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

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!

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

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

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

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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