Being an Explorer in this modern age

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I am, and I’ve been, very attracted to the idea of being an explorer for a long time. Since I read about all the adventures of heroes in foreign lands when I was little, I’ve been picturing myself as one of them. But don’t get me wrong. I know I won’t become a real explorer.…

5 Books I want to read before Christmas, for girlbosses

Life in the Atelier, Sweet Home

Have you ever read an article of books recommendations of books that the critic haven’t yet read? Well, lucky me, I’m just a designer and not a critic! A post on books again… just because they’re one of my loves! Well, it is for a few reasons in fact:  I enjoyed reading and learning this…

How to go away with experimenting in art and design

Life in the Atelier

Creativity isn’t an easy friend. You know it and I’ve told you (here and here). It is important to be flexible in mind to be creative. But, how to do that? What does it really mean? Let’s remember what creativity really is: to make connections and see relationships were others haven’t.  When we use creativity,…

7 podcasts for content creators and creative entrepreneurs

Life in the Atelier

Today is a very special day, a day for gratitude. It’s Thanksgiving day. I don’t celebrate it (because it doesn’t exist in Catalonia) but I do like it exists. I believe gratitude is such an important value that we so often forget about! But not today, so let’s be thankful because the following podcasts exist…

Creative books for the artist in you (2)

Life in the Atelier

Even if your art is your passion, it doesn’t come easy to devote yourself to it. There are those endless projects, too many ideas or the lack of them. Sometimes, working in our art feels like a battle, like a war. We started the topic with these books over here. This is the follow-up post,…

How to start any creative project … and move forward

Life in the Atelier

Your creative juices have been spurring ideas for days. You see plenty of things you could try out. You are definitely ready for a DIY project. The moment have arrived. You have the time to work on something creative for the pleasure of it. But you find yourself starring a blank page. Or this page. …