The Practical Creative

By The Practical Creative

In-depth conversations with people who are actively making and doing creative work.

  1. 1.
    Fire, Clay & Ice - How the artist CASSILS works with risk
    1:00:15
  2. 2.
    Ceramicist Kate Malone, MBE, on developing creative confidence and crystalline knowledge
    1:09:17
  3. 3.
    Painting in Freefall - my conversation with artist and skydiver Michelle Nirumandrad
    52:40
  4. 4.
    Creature performer and artist Jeremiah Krage on the many challenges of bringing non-human characters to life
    1:10:03
  5. 5.
    Season 3 "Power of Play" Wrap Up
    14:24
  6. 6.
    LEGO's Magnus Goransson on Playing as Adults and Maintaining your Creative Spark
    47:20
  7. 7.
    Artist Sandy Brown on the Power of Making with an Empty Mind
    1:09:50
  8. 8.
    A Play Date for Practical Creatives
    9:56
  1. 9.
    Dr. Mike Rucker on living a deliberate life (and having fun along the way)
    1:17:17
  2. 10.
    Playing in different worlds with puppeteer and sci-fi author Mary Robinette Kowal
    55:42
  3. 11.
    Play Futurist Yesim Kunter on Building your Creative Muscle and Tickling your Brain
    58:50
  4. 12.
    Artist and Filmmaker Charlie Hoehn on Play as Work, Wrestling, and Shifting out of ‘Seriousness’
    54:23
  5. 13.
    Roadkill, memory, and drawing: artist Kathyrn Poole on her distinctive creative process
    50:34
  6. 14.
    Season 2 "The Business of Creativity" Finale - 5 Key Principles for starting a creative business collated from my guests across the season
    11:43
  7. 15.
    An Artrepreneurs Playbook: Applying the skills of an entrepreneur to your creative career with self-represented artist 'Borbay'
    57:18
  8. 16.
    How being a quiet person can be a strength in marketing: coach Pete Mosley on being brave and promoting your work with confidence.
    54:30
  9. 17.
    Profit isn't everything: gallerist Mike Goldmark on running a creative business that reflects your core values.
    1:23:17
  10. 18.
    Why every artist should keep 'office hours': gallerist and coach Alix Sloan on identifying your goals and putting time into nurturing the business side of your practice.
    46:46
  11. 19.
    Never work for free: best-selling author Jeff Goins on why being a starving artist is a choice, the importance of thinking like a professional, and what it means to be 'original'.
    1:01:08
  12. 20.
    Jo Downs - The UK's premier fused-glass artist and designer on building a business in craft, constant experimentation, and saying 'yes' to uncertainty
    1:36:49
  13. 21.
    Getting clear on your 'Why': Business & PR Strategist for creatives Catherine Orer on the fundamentals of promoting your work and finding your audience.
    51:14
  14. 22.
    Season 2 "The Business of Creativity" Trailer: What are they key skills and mindset creatives need to adopt to earn an income from their work?
    2:39
  15. 23.
    Pre-Season 2 Update "The Business of Creativity"
    3:26
  16. 24.
    Season 1 Finale - Key take-aways from all my guests across the season!
    18:39
  17. 25.
    Potter and Entrepreneur Keith Brymer Jones on creativity, business, and the keys to his success in both
    41:31
  18. 26.
    Contemporary Bookbinder Kate Holland on craft, design, and unusual sources of inspiration
    1:00:36
  19. 27.
    Contemporary Tapestry Artist Jo Barker on inspiration, developing ideas, and her idiosyncratic process
    56:43
  20. 28.
    The Practical Creative Podcast Trailer
    3:41
  21. 29.
    Kinetic sculptureartist Arthur Ganson on communicating through art, taking feedback, and intentionality
    1:45:35
  22. 30.
    Glass artist Matt Durran on curiousity, collaboration, and the importance of communication
    59:30
  23. 31.
    Irish basketry artist Joe Hogan talks about working slowly, authenticity, and finding inspiration in nature
    58:19
  24. 32.
    Cleft-oak furniture maker and woodcarver Adrian McCurdy on finding inspiration, his distinctive process, and dealing with the pressure of working slowly
    44:20

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