Just a writer that likes to dabble with Photoshop. I'm also a poet with a pretty mean Muay Thai kick.
denim... and catchy headlines.
breaking into a creative agency.
Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity. - Charles Mingus
The power of wordplay. Give me any word and I can make an acronym out of it. I dare you.
Community garden coordinator
The Low End Theory - A Tribe Called Quest
Jonathan’s CreativeMornings activity
Let's see what happens - I think it's the best way to go. What would I have to lose?
What is evident to some people is a revelation to others.
I should have invested more in relationships and people...it's not who you know but it's what you get exposed to. Everybody is interesting, everybody has something that you can learn from.
João Vitória How are you investing your time?
My favourite quote from Howard [Gossage] is that nobody reads ads, people read things that interest them.
If you work in a creative industry, you have to understand there's a difference [between creativity and creating value]. I can come up with the most clever headline known to man but if it doesn't sell, we have a problem...my business is creating value, not being creative.
This is how I see creativity. You have to have a beginner's mindset, even with stuff that you do know, and learn how stuff works.
The more you put in, the more diverse it is...the more rich your output will be.
Whatever you invest in, you'll get something in return.
The idea of it is funny and captured people's imaginations far more than the how well the box was made.
The interaction with the people was an integral part of the work, the performance.
The more creative you try to be, the more creative you will be.
I kind of abandoned craft, or trying to be good at anything, and I just tried to make work that was engaging and interesting, created by any means possible.
I like to say I haven't sold my soul... merely licensed it.
A doodle... is a fun, quick idea.
Doodle doesn't have to be a drawing; it doesn't have to be just an image. It could just be a noise... t's just playing around with something.
Jon Burgerman The Art of Doodling
Amy Padnani Overlooked Obituaries
Remember you are here, breathing.
Don't give up. Making and creating is hard work.