Welcome to Create Forward with Ward Andrews! We are here to help you discover your creativity through creative hacks, guests with insight, Q&A's and so much more. Stay tuned for more to come!
Create Your Way Out of Feeling Like a Failure
Have you felt like a failure, or had imposter syndrome before? So have we.
Tune in to hear Ward and Sean discuss how failure is nothing more than part of the learning process and can be embraced. You can learn how to use creativity to work your way out of feeling like a failure when you’re stuck. So let’s dive in!
Create Opportunities by Expanding Yourself & Your Community
In this episode of Create Forward, we explore how personal growth and community connections can open up new opportunities. We discuss the importance of expanding our social circles, the influence of media and art, and how these factors can help us grow and connect with others. The conversation also touches on the benefits of stepping out of our comfort zones and how sharing ideas and experiences can lead to growth, both personally and within a community.We also look at how we can learn and get inspired by using resources like YouTube and delve into specific examples like Ward's Music and the Sensoria Project. These examples show how creative projects can contribute to our personal development and strengthen community ties. This episode is about finding new ways to learn, connect, and create opportunities for ourselves and those around us. More from the Sensoria Project https://on.soundcloud.com/NjjB4
An Artist's Advice On Creativity: A Conversation with Jon Arvizu
This week we have the pleasure of talking with local Arizona artists and owner of High Jinks Apparle, Jon Arvizu. Jon and Ward go deep on the meaning of art and creativity in this episode. Showing just how personal the creative process can be, and what happens when you commit to your art and put your heart and soul into it. Jon breaks down his creative process and the personal growth he's made both personally and as an artist once he fully committed to the work.
You Receive Back the Energy You Put Out
On today’s episode we dissect the idea of karma and energy and how to apply it to your every day adventures or your next creative project. Learn the skillset of learning who to keep in your bubble to compound the energy you want to receive back in your life. And just for you, our listeners, a VIP listen to Ward’s cover of “World in My Eyes” as a part of his Sensoria Project: https://on.soundcloud.com/NjjB4
Focus to Unlock Your Capacity to Create
On this episode of the Create Forward Show, Ward and Sean talk about the importance of focus. Why is it important to hone the skill of focus and what different ways can we we utilize focus in our day-to-day lives. Discover when it’s okay to lose focus and allow yourself to wander. Join us on this enlightening journey into the world of focus, where even the most dedicated creative minds can make an exception for a Harryween concert!
Creating with Passion: A Conversation with Whitney Schlander
Dive into the world of creativity and fine art as Whitney Schlander, a celebrated fine art painter, joins Ward Andrews on this episdoe of Create Forward. Whitney unravels her artistic journey, from the roots of her passion to her signature process. Gain insights as she shares invaluable advice for budding creatives. Discover why the right support system is the canvas to a creative's masterpiece. Plus, get an inside look at how she crafted masterpieces for Ward's home. Don't miss this colorful conversation!
Ward, I’ve definitely been inspired by your conversations.
I love that you took a moment to recognize those of us who follow our passion and create mostly for ourselves and our closer circle of family and friends. Creating Forward can be a very personal thing.
Also love that your feelings of gratitude inspire you to inspire others. I look forward to following along on your journey of sharing your passion and insights.
Ward Andrews Gets It
I have loved listening to these episodes. I love the approach Ward takes with creativity. Everyone can be creative! There is a lot to take away from all the episodes I have listened to so far and I look forward to hearing more!
Creativity is everything
In world where it’s too easy to feel like we get a creativity fix by just scrolling and seeing others accomplishments it’s great to have a place to come and listen to action ideas that we can implement to truly boost our creativity. I love the idea that everyone is creative. Looking forward to more episodes and ideas.