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Explore creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions. Hosted by lifelong creatives, educators and coaches, Len Metcalf & Brie Stockwell.

A Creative Affair Brie Stockwell & Len Metcalf

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

Explore creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions. Hosted by lifelong creatives, educators and coaches, Len Metcalf & Brie Stockwell.

    Inspiration and Lessons Learned from Georgia O’Keeffe

    Inspiration and Lessons Learned from Georgia O’Keeffe

    Inspiration and lessons learned from Georgia O'Keeffe
    A conversation with hosts, Brie Stockwell and Len Metcalf, unpacking & exploring creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions.  
     
    In this chat about Georgia O'Keeffe we discuss:
    Why we love her art
    Her catalyst for creating authentic work
    Lessons we've learned from studying her
    Our inspiration from her passion for art
    We love being inspired by other artists!  WHO inspires YOU???
    Resources for learning more:
    Watch: Georgia O'Keeffe By Myself
    Watch: Georgia O'Keeffe: Portrait of an Artist
    Read: Georgia O'Keeffe
    As always, please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Brie Stockwell.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 41 min
    Creative ”Quickie”: Finding Beauty through Art

    Creative ”Quickie”: Finding Beauty through Art

    Finding Beauty through Art
    A quickie conversation with hosts, Brie Stockwell and Len Metcalf, unpacking & exploring creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions.  
     
    In this chat about Finding Beauty through Art we discuss:
    Finding beauty in the world today
    What is beauty? We share our personal views
    What is an orgasmograph?
    How looking for beauty through art helps us
    Mentioned in this episode:
    Our episode on who we make art for
    Brooks Jensen's podcast
    Len's book, "Our Love Affair with Trees"
     
    Please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Len Metcalf.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 31 min
    Creative Quickie: Who do YOU Make Art For?

    Creative Quickie: Who do YOU Make Art For?

    Why do YOU Make Art?
    A quickie conversation with hosts, Brie Stockwell and Len Metcalf, unpacking & exploring creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions.  
     
    In this chat about why we make art we discuss:
    Motivation behind why we do what we do
    Is paid work authentic?
    Some personal experiences with making and sharing art
    So, why do YOU make art?
    Please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Brie Stockwell.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 30 min
    Teaching & Learning Creativity with Michael O’Neill

    Teaching & Learning Creativity with Michael O’Neill

    Teaching Creativity with Michael O'Neill  
    Joining our affair this week is Michael O'Neill, a photographic artist and professor at Queen's University of Charlotte. 
     
    In this chat about Teaching Creativity we discuss:
    Why teaching can make us more creative
    Conscious competence
    What role curiosity plays in teaching creativity
    Why DOING is essential to the learning process
    How perfectionism keeps us from being creative
    Mentioned in this episode:
    "The Artist's Way" by Julia Cameron
     
    Find out more about Michael O'Neill's work: http://www.santafeartphotographer.com
     
    Please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Michael O'Neill.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Creative Quickie: Tentacles of Creativity

    Creative Quickie: Tentacles of Creativity

    Tentacles of Creativity
    A quickie conversation with hosts, Brie Stockwell and Len Metcalf, unpacking & exploring creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions.  
     
    In this chat about the Tentacles of Creativity we discuss:
    Where this topic came from
    How is creativity infused into our lives
    What does creativity mean to us/you?
    How our creative energy influences others
    Please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Len Metcalf.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 28 min
    Creative Quickie: Creative Indulgence

    Creative Quickie: Creative Indulgence

    Creative Indulgence
    A quickie conversation with hosts, Brie Stockwell and Len Metcalf, unpacking & exploring creativity through the art of photography and other creative passions.  
     
    In this chat about Creative Indulgence we discuss:
    Indulgence vs guilt
    What creative indulgence looks like for us
    How we can indulge in our art and NOT feel guilty
    How have you indulged in your own creativity?
     
    Please don't hesitate to engage us in conversation by connecting with us on Instagram or send us an email at create@acreativeaffairpodcast.com. 
     
    Find out more about our creative work here:
    Len Metcalf: www.lenmetcalf.com
    Len's workshops
    Brie Stockwell: www.creativemindscoach.com
    Brie's Creative Confidence Coaching Group
     
    Episode image by Brie Stockwell.
    Original Music composed and performed by Brian Free. 
    Logo created by Tricia Ulberg at Tricia Elizabeth Design.

    • 20 min

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