Art is Pain – Art is Pleasure –

Art is Pain – Art is Pleasure –

A short exposition on the stark emotional opposites you may feel in creating. The following are recent/recurring conversations and happenstances. Art is Pain –  “My mom switches between working life sucking day jobs for money, and being happy as an artist,...
Soul Crusher

Soul Crusher

He noticed the residents staring at him. “I’m actually an artist you know.” We all laughed. They all prefer to know nothing about him, it’s just easier that way. What do you like to do? “I like to stay busy,” he said. The sweat...
Boneyfiddle Brainstorming.

Boneyfiddle Brainstorming.

This Final Friday. July 28th. 5:30pm-10:00pm The Creative C*ult is bringing you a live painting performance with the aim of making the Boneyfiddle District more beautiful. But, not just with the art we create on Friday night. There’s more, and we need your help....
Exercise as a Means of Being More Creative

Exercise as a Means of Being More Creative

Exercise (when used intentionally) alters our state of mind, and can lead to creative outcomes.  Today I drove 2 hours back into Portsmouth from Columbus, Ohio. My legs and mind where heavy, and I felt like laying about while the night wasted away. My plan initially...
Uncreatives

Uncreatives

“There is nothing new under the sun.” -the wisest man to ever live.    It began in nothing.  The universe began chaos and void. Order was formed, creations arose. Of whom we are the foremost. Made to reign and create and be free. We are but a shadow, a...