Creative Lift 61 – Creating Space: Designing with Play in Mind

Creative Lift 61 – Creating Space: Designing with Play in Mind

In today’s episode of Creative Lift, "Creating Space: Designing with Play in Mind," dive with me into the first of the Illuminary’s rooms, the Studio. You can think of the Illuminary as an inner creative hideout that is made up of various rooms designed to support your creative thinking process....

Creative Lift 58- Permission to Play

Creative Lift 58- Permission to Play

Have you ever thought about the importance of play in your life? In episode 58 of Creative Lift, Living the Artful Life: Permission to Play, we’ll chat about how you might give yourself permission...

Creative Lift 57- Design for Delight

Creative Lift 57- Design for Delight

In her book, Present Over Perfect, Shauna Niequist asks, ″What would our lives be like if our days were studded by tiny, completely unproductive, silly, nonstrategic, wild and beautiful five-minute...

Creative Lift 56- Seek the Metaphor

Creative Lift 56- Seek the Metaphor

What does it mean to “seek the metaphor?” Here’s a quote from Twyla Tharp’s The Creative Habit that puts this hard-to-describe concept into words: Creativity is more about taking the facts,...

Creative Lift 55- Create Story Moments

Creative Lift 55- Create Story Moments

In today’s episode, Living the Artful Life: Create Story Moments we’ll pay attention to the moments that make up our lives and think about how we might intentionally create opportunities for...

Creative Lift 54- Listen Deeply

Creative Lift 54- Listen Deeply

Why is listening important in the artful Life? In episode 54 of Creative Lift: Living the Artful Life: Listen Deeply we’ll explore how the practice of listening deeply can open unexpected doorways...

Creative Lift 53 – You’ve Already Started

Creative Lift 53 – You’ve Already Started

In Season Seven of Creative Lift, our theme is Living the Artful Life. Today’s episode is titled, You’ve Already Started. It’s been a while since we last published a season of Creative Lift,...

Creative Lift 052-Lean Into the What If

Creative Lift 052-Lean Into the What If

We’re wrapping up Season Six of Creative Lift: Ring in a New Year of Creativity. If you’ve found this post around the time it was published, 2023 has just begun. In this season, we’ve been exploring...