Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk

Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk


  • Author: Danielle Krysa
  • Release Date : 2016-10-11
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 5746708 Bytes


This book is duct tape for the mouth of every artist's inner critic. Silencing that stifling voice once and for all, this salve for creatives introduces ten truths they must face in order to defeat self-doubt. Each encouraging chapter deconstructs a pivotal moment on the path to success—fear of the blank page, the dangers of jealousy, sharing work with others—and explains how to navigate roadblock. Packed with helpful anecdotes, thoughts from successful creatives, and practical exercises gleaned from Danielle Krysa's years of working with professional and aspiring artists—plus riotously apt illustrations from art world darling Martha Rich—this ebook arms readers with the most essential tool for their toolbox: the confidence they need to get d...

Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk


  • Author : Danielle Krysa
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2016-10-11
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452148496


Your Inner Critic Is a Big Jerk Book Description :

This book is duct tape for the mouth of every artist's inner critic. Silencing that stifling voice once and for all, this salve for creatives introduces ten truths they must face in order to defeat self-doubt. Each encouraging chapter deconstructs a pivotal moment on the path to success—fear of the blank page, the dangers of jealousy, sharing work with others—and explains how to navigate roadblock. Packed with helpful anecdotes, thoughts from successful creatives, and practical exercises gleaned from Danielle Krysa's years of working with professional and aspiring artists—plus riotously apt illustrations from art world darling Martha Rich—this ebook arms readers with the most essential tool for their toolbox: the confidence they need to get d...

Creative Block

Creative Block


  • Author : Danielle Krysa
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2014-02-18
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452130026


Creative Block Book Description :

Creative block presents the most crippling—and unfortunately universal—challenge for artists. No longer! This blockbuster of a book is chock-full of solutions for overcoming all manner of artistic impediment. The blogger behind The Jealous Curator interviews 50 successful international artists working in different mediums and mines their insights on how to conquer self-doubt, stay motivated, and get new ideas to flow. Each artist offers a tried-and-true exercise—from road trips to 30-day challenges to cataloging the medicine cabinet— that will kick-start the creative process. Abundantly visual with more than 300 images showcasing these artists' resulting work, Creative Block is a vital ally to students, artists, and creative professionals....

Shut Your Monkey

Shut Your Monkey


  • Author : Danny Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-02-15
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440341175


Shut Your Monkey Book Description :

Hear that voice inside your head? The one that nitpicks all your new ideas? That's your monkey. This hypercritical little critter loves to make you second-guess yourself. It stirs up doubt. It kills your creativity. But it can be stopped. And acclaimed author Danny Gregory is here to show you how. After battling it out with his own monkey, he knows how to shut yours down. Gregory provides insight into the inner workings of your inner critic and teaches you how to put it in its place. Soon you'll be able to silence that voice and do what you want to do—create. Now follow his lead and Shut Your Monkey....

A Big Important Art Book  Now with Women

A Big Important Art Book Now with Women


  • Author : Danielle Krysa
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-10-02
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762463800


A Big Important Art Book Now with Women Book Description :

Celebrate 45 women artists, and gain inspiration for your own practice, with this beautiful exploration of contemporary creators from the founder of The Jealous Curator. Walk into any museum, or open any art book, and you'll probably be left wondering: where are all the women artists? A Big Important Art Book (Now with Women) offers an exciting alternative to this male-dominated art world, showcasing the work of dozens of contemporary women artists alongside creative prompts that will bring out the artist in anyone! This beautiful book energizes and empowers women, both artists and amateurs alike, by providing them with projects and galvanizing stories to ignite their creative fires. Each chapter leads with an assignment that taps into the inner arti...

Collage

Collage


  • Author : Danielle Krysa
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2014-09-16
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452130354


Collage Book Description :

Collage has enjoyed a resurgence in popularity during the twenty-first century, resulting in an explosion of creativity. This showcase of cutting-edge contemporary art from across the globe features galleries of collage by 30 practitioners, from the surreal landscapes of Beth Hoeckel to Fabien Souche's humorous appropriations of pop culture. Each artist has also created a new piece especially for this book—all using the same original image, but with results as wildly diverse as the medium of collage itself. This collection is visual inspiration for art lovers and an appreciation of the transformation of old into new....

Playing Big
Score: 3.5
From 17 Ratings

Playing Big


  • Author : Tara Mohr
  • Publisher : Avery
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781592409600


Playing Big Book Description :

"In her coaching and programs for women, Tara Mohr saw how women were "playing small" in their lives and careers, were frustrated by it, and wanted to "play bigger." She has devised a proven way for them to achieve their dreams by playing big from the inside out."--Amazon.com....

A Feast of Science
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

A Feast of Science


  • Author : Dr. Joe Schwarcz
  • Publisher : ECW Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-22
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781773051345


A Feast of Science Book Description :

An entertaining and digestible volume that demystifies science, from the author of 16 bestselling popular science books Crave answers? A Feast of Science demystifies the chemistry of everyday life, serving up practical knowledge to both inform and entertain. Guaranteed to satiate your hunger for palatable and relevant scientific information, Dr. Joe Schwarcz proves that “chemical” is not necessarily synonymous with “toxic.” Are there fish genes in tomatoes? Can snail-slime cream and bone broth really make your wrinkles disappear? What’s the problem with sugar, resistant starch, hops in beer, microbeads, and “secret” cancer cures? Are “natural” products the key to good health? And what is “fake news” all about? Dr. Joe answers th...

The Fine Art of Paper Flowers

The Fine Art of Paper Flowers


  • Author : Tiffanie Turner
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2017-08-22
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399578380


The Fine Art of Paper Flowers Book Description :

An inspiring, practical and gorgeous guide to crafting the most realistic and artful paper flowers for arrangements, art, décor, wearables and more, from San Francisco botanical artist Tiffanie Turner. The Fine Art of Paper Flowers is an elevated art and craft guide that features complete step-by-step instructions for over 30 of Tiffanie Turner’s widely admired, unique, lifelike paper flowers and their foliage, from bougainvillea to English roses to zinnias. In the book, Turner also guides readers through making her signature giant paper peony, shares all of her secrets for special paper treatments, candy-striping, playing with color and creating botanical imperfections, and shows how to turn paper flowers into gorgeous garlands, headdresses, bouq...

Making Space  Clutter Free
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

Making Space Clutter Free


  • Author : Tracy McCubbin
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492675204


Making Space Clutter Free Book Description :

"This isn't another Kondo-clone, because she dives into the heart of why decluttering is so difficult."— Booklist, STARRED Review Discover the freedom of a beautiful home, personal purpose, and joyful inner confidence Decluttering expert Tracy McCubbin offers revolutionary help to anyone who has repeatedly tried to break their clutter's mysterious hold. Her powerful answer lies in the 7 Emotional Clutter Blocks, unconscious obstacles that stood between thousands of her clients and financial freedom, healthy relationships, and positive outlooks. Once a Clutter Block is revealed—and healed—true transformation of home and life is possible. Her empowering techniques and strategies help you: Recognize and overcome your Clutter Block(s) to liberate y...

Failing Up
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Failing Up


  • Author : Leslie Odom, Jr.
  • Publisher : Feiwel & Friends
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250139979


Failing Up Book Description :

Leslie Odom Jr., burst on the scene in 2015, originating the role of Aaron Burr in the Broadway musical phenomenon Hamilton. Since then, he has performed for sold-out audiences, sung for the Obamas at the White House, and won a Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. But before he landed the role of a lifetime in one of the biggest musicals of all time, Odom put in years of hard work as a singer and an actor. With personal stories from his life, Odom asks the questions that will help you unlock your true potential and achieve your goals even when they seem impossible. What work did you put in today that will help you improve tomorrow? How do you surround yourself with people who will care about your dreams as much as you do? How do you know w...