Creative Pep Talk
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Creative Pep Talk


  • Author : Andy J. Miller
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452152776


Creative Pep Talk Book Description :

Every artist needs a little pep talk now and then. An inspiring tool and beautiful art book in one, Creative Pep Talk offers illustrated words of wisdom from 50 of today's leading creative professionals. With full-color, typographic prints and explanatory statements from a host of creative luminaries—including Aaron James Draplin, Oliver Jeffers, Lisa Congdon, Mike Perry, and many others—this volume encourages artists to stay excited, experiment boldly, and conquer fear. "Create curiosity," "Learn to say no," and "If you can't be good, be different" are just a few of the motivational maxims in this visually rich collection that's perfect for students, designers, artists, and creatives at any stage in their careers....

Creative Pep Talk
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Creative Pep Talk


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 145215208X


Creative Pep Talk Book Description :

Every artist needs a little pep talk now and then. An inspiring tool and beautiful art book in one, Creative Pep Talk offers illustrated words of wisdom from 50 of today's leading creative professionals. With full-color, typographic prints and explanatory statements from a host of creative luminaries—including Aaron James Draplin, Oliver Jeffers, Lisa Congdon, Mike Perry, and many others—this volume encourages artists to stay excited, experiment boldly, and conquer fear. "Create curiosity," "Learn to say no," and "If you can't be good, be different" are just a few of the motivational maxims in this visually rich collection that's perfect for students, designers, artists, and creatives at any stage in their careers....

Creative Pep Talk
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Creative Pep Talk


  • Author : Andy J. Miller
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452152776


Creative Pep Talk Book Description :

Every artist needs a little pep talk now and then. An inspiring tool and beautiful art book in one, Creative Pep Talk offers illustrated words of wisdom from 50 of today's leading creative professionals. With full-color, typographic prints and explanatory statements from a host of creative luminaries—including Aaron James Draplin, Oliver Jeffers, Lisa Congdon, Mike Perry, and many others—this volume encourages artists to stay excited, experiment boldly, and conquer fear. "Create curiosity," "Learn to say no," and "If you can't be good, be different" are just a few of the motivational maxims in this visually rich collection that's perfect for students, designers, artists, and creatives at any stage in their careers....

Pep Talks for Writers
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Pep Talks for Writers


  • Author : Grant Faulkner
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452161716


Pep Talks for Writers Book Description :

Every writer knows that as rewarding as the creative process is, it can often be a bumpy road. Have hope and keep at it! Designed to kick-start creativity, this handbook from the executive director of National Novel Writing Month gathers a wide range of insights and advice for writers at any stage of their career. From tips about how to finally start that story to helpful ideas about what to do when the words just aren't quite coming out right, Pep Talks for Writers provides motivation, encouragement, and helpful exercises for writers of all stripes....

Find Your Artistic Voice

Find Your Artistic Voice


  • Author : Lisa Congdon
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452169057


Find Your Artistic Voice Book Description :

An artist's unique voice is their calling card. It's what makes each of their works vital and particular. But developing such singular artistry requires effort and persistence. Bestselling author, artist, and illustrator Lisa Congdon brings her expertise to this guide to the process of artistic self-discovery. Featuring advice from Congdon herself and interviews with a roster of established artists, illustrators, and creatives, this one-of-a-kind book will show readers how to identify and nurture their own visual identity, navigate the influence of artists they admire, push through fear and insecurity, and appreciate the value of their personal journey....

Indie Rock Coloring Book

Indie Rock Coloring Book


  • Author : Yellow Bird Project
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2009-08-12
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0811870944


Indie Rock Coloring Book Book Description :

The Montreal-based nonprofit Yellow Bird Project has worked with an amazing range of indie rock musicians over the years to create unique T-shirt designs that benefit an array of charities. This first ever indie rock coloring book is a fitting tribute to the DIY spirit of the bands, featuring witty, hand-illustrated activity pages from artist Andy J. Miller. Music fans can keep themselves out of trouble for hours with mazes, connect-the-dot games, and coloring pages for the Shins, Devendra Banhart, Rilo Kiley, the National, and more than 20 artists. With all royalties going to charity, The Indie Rock Coloring Book is sure to warm even the coolest of hipster hearts....

Being Boss

Being Boss


  • Author : Emily Thompson
  • Publisher : Running Press Adult
  • Release Date : 2018-04-10
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762490455


Being Boss Book Description :

From the creators of the hit podcast comes an interactive self-help guide for creative entrepreneurs, where they share their best tools and tactics on "being boss" in both business and life. Kathleen Shannon and Emily Thompson are self-proclaimed "business besties" and hosts of the top-ranked podcast Being Boss, where they talk shop and share their combined expertise with other creative entrepreneurs. Now they take the best of their from-the- trenches advice, giving you targeted guidance on: The Boss Mindset: how to weed out distractions, cultivate confidence, and tackle "fraudy feelings" Boss Habits: including a tested method for visually mapping out goals with magical results Boss Money: how to stop freaking out about finances and sell yourself (wi...

Feck Perfuction
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Feck Perfuction


  • Author : James Victore
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2019-03-05
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452166438


Feck Perfuction Book Description :

"James Victore is a dangerous man. His ideas on optimizing your creativity, doing wow work and building a life that inspires will devastate your limits. And show you how to win. Read this book fast." —Robin Sharma, #1 bestselling author of The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari Begin before you're ready. Renowned designer and professional hell-raiser James Victore wants to drag you off your couch and throw you headfirst into a life of bold creativity. He'll guide you through all the twists, trials, and triumphs of starting your creative career, from finding your voice to picking the right moment to start a project (hint: It's now). Bring your biggest, craziest, most revolutionary ideas, and he will give you the kick in the pants you need to make them real. ...

Pick Me Up
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Pick Me Up


  • Author : Adam J. Kurtz
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143109082


Pick Me Up Book Description :

This weird and wonderful book offers perspective, hope, and perhaps the best advice of all -- your own. (Plus a bit of existential humor because why not.) This is not a journal you fill out in order. Flip to a random page and leave your mark. When you land on the same page days or weeks later, add a little more. Watch yourself change and grow with each visit as you record and reflect on the fleeting but amazing moments of everyday life....

So Many Sounds
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

So Many Sounds


  • Author : Tim McCanna
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2019-11-26
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683357667


So Many Sounds Book Description :

Listen! Do you hear a sound? Noises come from all around. Soft and gentle, loud and clear. Oh so many sounds to hear! SoMany Sounds is a wonderful rhyming read-aloud featuring everyday sounds and a refrain that children will love repeating. The playful text and illustrations are sure to delight little ones while also inviting them to pay more attention to the world around them....