We need to realize that creativity isn’t just a material “product,” but a mindset.
For Californian folk artist James Spaite, a cello, a guitar, and a pair of voices are all it takes to craft a record that is breathtakingly beautiful and immensely satisfying.
Even the best artists have experienced creative drought. Here are their words of encouragement
The fiddler (and nearly any other artist) needs these two sets of skills to improvise well.
Should you make art for an audience, or for one person?
No one’s going to miss your unfinished novels or paintings. Or will they?
As their Germanic moniker (“new lore”) implies, Neulore aims to tell stories as grand as the beginning of human history and as familiar as grappling with family issues
Overcome your fears and artistic blocks with some help from this beloved author
Contrasting the perspectives of Albert Camus and Fyodor Dostoyevsky on art and rebellion
This Norfolk-based folk artist is southern Virginia’s best-kept secret
Artist extraordinaire Erica Brown talks about the joys and the dangers of painting with encaustics
Art doesn’t have to end when you have children. It just needs to become a regular appointment.
In art, to skip the journey is to skip the creation.