65 episodes

Creative entrepreneur, Jess Kovic shares intimate confessions about her real real life struggle and success as an artist putting her work out into the world. Opening yourself up to display your passion is scary and can hold even the most talented artists back. We’re a fragile bunch. Get the dish on exhibiting, vendors, money talk and embarrassing tales of a creative in business. We’re name dropping here people. This podcast reveals all of her tips and tricks while figuring them out in real time so you don’t have to. In a world of Instagram highlights, many creatives share only the polished final products but rarely the hard lessons learned to get there either out of perfectionism OR fear of competition. But there’s enough room for all of us to fail forward together!

Confessions of the Creative Kind Jess Kovic

    • Design
    • 5.0, 27 Ratings

Creative entrepreneur, Jess Kovic shares intimate confessions about her real real life struggle and success as an artist putting her work out into the world. Opening yourself up to display your passion is scary and can hold even the most talented artists back. We’re a fragile bunch. Get the dish on exhibiting, vendors, money talk and embarrassing tales of a creative in business. We’re name dropping here people. This podcast reveals all of her tips and tricks while figuring them out in real time so you don’t have to. In a world of Instagram highlights, many creatives share only the polished final products but rarely the hard lessons learned to get there either out of perfectionism OR fear of competition. But there’s enough room for all of us to fail forward together!

    How I'm Rebranding My Shopify Store

    How I'm Rebranding My Shopify Store

    This week I'm giving you the inside scoop on why I'm mixing it up and how I went about designing the new logo.

    • 26 min
    A Varied Career in Photography

    A Varied Career in Photography

    This week I'm sharing my experience in the photography industry and how I have pivoted within the industry. There are so many ways to to craft a creative career. Wanted to share the options. Additionally, I touched on my new Redbubble store in which I...

    • 25 min
    I Performed In a Music Recital Over Zoom

    I Performed In a Music Recital Over Zoom

    Performing over Zoom, how my recent virtual recital went down.

    • 27 min
    Why You Should Start An Email List For Your Art Business

    Why You Should Start An Email List For Your Art Business

    Why you should start building an email list for your artist business.

    • 35 min
    How to Start Creating Music w/ Connor Frost

    How to Start Creating Music w/ Connor Frost

    Connor Frost shares how to get started creating original music and common obstacles.

    • 56 min
    Art Activism

    Art Activism

    This week I've been inspired by the incredible art that has come out of the Black Lives Matter movement as well as art and graphics that have developed from the global pandemic. I'm sharing some examples in modern history were creativity has had an...

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

occasionaloak ,

Informative, inspiring, personal and entertaining.

This podcast is SO informative on the business side of the art world as well as tips for artists improving their craft and practice. Jess and the show guests talk from their personal experiences and share what's helpful for then in achieving goals not only their craft but in all life. It's inspiring and motivating to hear from someone actively trying to improve themselves and their business and what works for them. Great stuff!

President Tyler ,

Creativity Cures!

No longer do you need to scream into the void alone! Everyone is trying to find their art, and this show helps!

larryblaw ,

Insightful, Motivating and Relatable

This is one of my favorite podcasts about creativity and the creative process. Great for any artistic level. Each episode leaves you with tangible insights you can immediately put into practice. A must listen to for the active creative person. Jess has a great voice too.

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