Your Creative Push
About This Show
Your Creative Push is the daily podcast that pushes YOU to pursue your creative passion, even though you have a busy, full-time life. Every day, Youngman Brown interviews artists, musicians, writers, photographers, graphic designers, and other inspirational creative individuals in an attempt to get them to inspire you to put aside your excuses and START DOING WORK. Each artist opens up to YOU, revealing the things that hold THEM back on a daily basis, and how they FIGHT THROUGH IT. They then give you one final push, in an attempt to motivate you to start doing work as soon as the episode is over. If you have a full-time job or full-time responsibilities and WISH that you had the COURAGE and MOTIVATION to FINALLY do that thing that has been on your mind, this podcast is for you!
Most Recent Episode
164: EXPAND your creative mind! (w/ Stuart Holland)
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Stuart Holland is a visionary realism artist currently based in Boise, Idaho. Working in primarily charcoal and watercolor, Stuart's work often depicts ethereal figures as they explore and engage with stark landscapes riddled with enigmatic natural and artificial features. Drawing influence from sources like psychology, various spiritual traditions, psychedelics, and quantum physics, Stuart's drawings and paintings explore the timeless concepts of Light and urge viewers to contemplate their innate relationships with Self, Nature, and the Universe at large. Full shownotes: http://yourcreativepush.com/stuartholland In this episode, Stuart discusses: -How his recent work has been heavily influenced by ayahuasca ceremonies that he recently took part in. -How his artistic style has changed since his experiences. -His reason for using charcoal. -The experience of telling his parents about his transformative experience. -Self-doubt and how to deal with it as a creative person. -The importance of having a creative sanctuary. -The role that travel plays in expanding his perspective and feeding his creative energy. -How he balances his time as a bartender, an artist, and someone who loves to sleep. -His dreams and the significance that he gives to them. -Lucid dreaming and how they can be used to potential “speak” with your subconscious to get through creative blocks. Stuart's Final Push will inspire you to be honest with yourself, both in your failures and your successes. Quotes: “I would really love to get into working with holograms and using that as a medium to facilitate a facsimile of a psychedelic experience in a sort of immersive art installation.” “It’s so hard to be a creative person in a world that doesn’t necessarily favor creative endeavors.” “Having that creative space is crucial for me.” “Creating something and bringing it to fruition and manifesting it in front of you is a very sacred ability that we have and it needs the reverence and the opportunity to flourish.” “Each night you dream it’s li
Rated 4 out of
Do creative types need daily inspiration?
My first thought was- maybe not. I am a painter, my husband is a writer. We both have full time jobs, and was interested to see what's new with this new podcast. Curiously enough, the good mix of guests so far has made me wonder... do we need daily inspiration? I still think not, but this is a podcast I would like to catch up with every once in a while to see what the guests have to share.
Date published: 2016-01-22