Founding host of CreativeMornings/Brisbane. Founder of Not Two Studio
sneakers, 90's hip hop, being in love.
Working smarter not harder.
Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly.
My grandmother, she always tells me what I need to hear even if it sucks. She's badass at Tai Chi too. Close runners up are my mum Annie and my best friend and partner in crime and life, Mitch.
Vegan strength. Being highly anti-social.
Luxury dog walker. Anti-hoarding expert.
New Zealand national anthem. My mum's mobile number.
The attitude of gratitude. And the New Zealand national anthem.
Jacinta’s CreativeMornings activity
In a creative business, there's often this tricky period where you're going from hobby business to business business.
Women are not my competition but my cheerleaders as I am to them.
Building those creative networks with genuine excitement for others' achievement does nothing but help you and is the only way forward.
Every women's success is your success too.
It's this internalized misogyny that tells us that there is this finite amount of success and that someone else's accomplishment is ultimately your demise. Which is bullshit.
Ironically we are told from birth that all women are our competition and it's a very toxic environment.
Women have historically been discouraged from entering creative fields because it's inherently competitive.
I'm a twice uni dropout
That's what I do when I don't do what I do.
Try not to make mistakes twice.
Done is better than perfect. There's probably 100 spelling mistakes in this slideshow.
Rule: Must love puppies.
We open doors and we remove barriers.
We started making all this noise, which is pretty much my only skill in the world.
As long as you work hard and you're not willing to accept no you'll be fine.
Every obstacle that ever came up, I found a new way around it. A way that no one else had ever done before and it was because I had no idea about the way people were meant to do it. I just wanted it.
Every obstacle that ever came up, I found a new way around it.
People like you and I, can see things that other people can't.
Creatives CAN BE the best leaders in the world.
Creativity is nothing without commerce.