DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Underdog
This playlist is dedicated to the lost causes, the doomed, those least likely to succeed—the theme this month is underdog and the undercurrent is upset.
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Meet Our Illustrator for Underdog: Astrid Jaekel
Our global theme for July is Underdog. This month our featured illustrator is Edinburgh-based artist and illustrator Astrid Jaekel.
July's Theme is Underdog
Our Edinburgh chapter chose this month’s exploration of Insecure, Astrid Jaekel illustrated the theme, and Mailchimp is presenting the theme globally.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Insecure
The playlist this month is brimming with vulnerability, fragility and instability. The theme is Insecure, with self-conscious songs of introspection from Remi Wolf, J. Cole, and Dolly Parton.
Meet Our Illustrator for Insecure: Rachael Sinclair
Our global theme for June is Insecure. This month our featured illustrator is Kentucky native Rachael Sinclair, an illustrator and designer.
June's Theme is Insecure
Our Louisville chapter chose this month’s exploration of Insecure, Rachael Sinclair illustrated the theme, and WordPress.com is presenting the theme globally.
Black Lives Matter.
As a global, U.S.-based organization, we own that there is power in our platform and that we have work to do.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Nature
From rockers Say Hey to Vincent Draper, this month’s playlist is swarming with themes of nature. Nature has two meanings, that which pertains to the natural world and it can also mean traits or features that are elemental or fundamental — the nature of something
Meet Our Nature Illustrator: David Habben
Our global theme for May is Nature. This month our featured illustrator is David Habben, a Utah-based illustrator, artist, and educator.
May's Theme is Nature
Our Salt Lake City chapter chose this month’s exploration of Nature, David Habben illustrated the theme, and it’s presented globally by WordPress.com.
Habits and Self-Care Rituals for Dealing With Career Anxiety
We turned to illustrators, photographers, writer, and designers to gather a list of helpful habits and self-care rituals for career anxiety that help provide a scaffold for their days — even if it’s just temporary.
How to Deal With Career Anxiety in Uncertain Times
Dealing with hardship is a hallmark of being human. We turned to writers, photographers, designers, and illustrators of CreativeGuild to find out how they navigate career anxiety in uncertain times. We think these insights from our thoughtful community — on what they’ve learned about feeling stuck, the comparison trap, and trusting yourself in times of uncertainty — are especially pertinent now.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Purpose
The global CreativeMornings theme this month is Purpose. DJ Jim Q brings us a soundtrack of determination, intention and resolve. This month's playlist contains songs with purpose.
Meet Our Purpose Illustrator: Jason Ratliff
This month our featured illustrator is Jason Ratliff, an Art Director at Bradley and Montgomery and freelance illustrator based out of Indianapolis, Indiana.
April's Theme is Purpose
Our global theme this month is Purpose. What makes you light up inside? What brings you peace? This month's exploration of Purpose was chosen by the Indianapolis chapter and Jason Ratliff illustrated it.
It's Weekly Highlights time! You'll learn about the power of communal singing, think about time, learn to be heard, and more this week.
Silence the Noise
How important is silence for creativity? This week, we have a thoughtful talk from Gothenburg, some Mardi Gras spirit, links of the week, and more.
Basecamp Joins the CreativeMornings Family
We are thrilled to announce that Basecamp is our newest CreativeMornings Global Partner! Basecamp will be joining Mailchimp and WordPress.com as one of the generous partners that allows CreativeMornings to grow and thrive around the world.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Identity
Songs of individuality, personal expression, distinguishing characteristics and notable traits fill the playlist. The theme this month is identity. DJ Jim Q brings us another great list of jams!
Meet Our Identity Illustrator: Nadya Noor
Nadya Noor is Jakarta-based graphic designer and editorial illustrator. A self-described "visual hunter," Nadya specializes in illustrations, comics, as well as art merchandise.
March's Theme is Identity
Our global theme this month is Identity. What makes you, you? This month's exploration of Identity was chosen by the Jakarta chapter and Nadya Noor illustrated it.
In this latest Weekly Highlights issue, we spoke with Madeleine Dore about working with the imperfect chaos around us. We're also sharing our favorite links of the week, projects, and jobs.