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Photographer Emma Croman talks to guests every week about identifying the hurdles that stand in our way of creating and how we can work with these hurdles rather than fight against them. Every week there will be a new conversation with experts in the creative world on what can be major blocks for us to create. The episodes are thoughtful, inspiring and constructive.

Photographer Emma Croman talks to guests every week about identifying the hurdles that stand in our way of creating and how we can work with these hurdles rather than fight against them. Every week there will be a new conversation with experts in the creative world on what can be major blocks for us to create. The episodes are thoughtful, inspiring and constructive.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Photographer Emma Croman talks to guests every week about identifying the hurdles that stand in our way of creating and how we can work with these hurdles rather than fight against them. Every week there will be a new conversation with experts in the creative world on what can be major blocks for us to create. The episodes are thoughtful, inspiring and constructive.

Twitter:

@emzyducks

Language:

English

Contact:

07702340727


Episodes

The Importance of Imperfection with Valerie McIntyre Baird

12/22/2020
Valerie McIntyre-Baird spent over 25 years leading technology teams to reach their potential in the energy, utility, banking and technology industries. Over the last 6 years, Valerie has developed a private practice (based in Victoria, B.C.) as a trusted Executive Coach (ICF), Mentor and Certified Forest Therapy Guide (ANFT) for clients around the world. Her unique approach incorporates guided time in nature in support of mental health and overall wellbeing. This conversation is calm,...

Duration:01:06:21

The Power of Play with Andrew Judd of Playto Studio

12/15/2020
Andrew Judd is a designer who's been creating for over 15 years working over a bunch of different disciplines - from kicking off his career in-house at the global event promoter Live Nation, designing TV style guides for the BBC, packaging for high street stores and achieving his childhood dream of designing for his beloved Tottenham Hotspur F.C. He currently teaches in the arts space at a University and his studio Play To Studio is all about - you guessed it, play. Andrew strongly feels...

Duration:00:52:37

Get Confident with Your Rates with Stacey Lowman of Pachira Money

12/7/2020
I’m introducing Stacey Lowman of Pachira Money to the podcast - Stacey is a financial wellbeing coach bringing ten years experience in the city to create practical and measured but holistic advice around money in both our business and personal lives. I met with Stacey a few years back when she approached me about portraits. After that, so began my transformation with my relationship with money through coaching sessions with Stacey. Prior to them I firmly had my head stuck in the sand so...

Duration:00:41:18

Confidence and Comparison with Andrea Anderson of Who I Am

12/1/2020
Andrea Anderson operates under Who I Am and is a creative careers coach, helping her community find identity and direction towards the fulfilling life they want. This episode has so much useful insight on how we can deal with our inner saboteurs and why comparison is the killer of creative joy. Shirzad Charmine Joanna Macey Womenhood IG Live Andrea's website Andrea's IG Emma's website Emma's IG Artwork by Playto Studio Help with the podcast running costs by buying me a virtual...

Duration:00:44:57

Personal Projects and Meaningful Work with Benjamin Youd

11/24/2020
I chat personal projects and meaningful work with portrait and environmental photographer Benjamin Youd. I always have such thoughtful conversations with Benjamin and delighted to bring him to Bounce the Block. Benjamin considers his work so carefully and it's such a joy to be inspired by him. Benjamin's website My website Kofi - buy me a virtual coffee Artwork by Playto Studio

Duration:00:49:43

Owning Your Story with Maureen Bleekerpaal

11/17/2020
I speak with Maureen Bleekerpaal who runs a global female creative collective called Moksi Collective. Moksi Collective is all about owning your story and we explore in this episode the benefit of being clear on your story in your creative endeavours. Maureen: Maureen's Instagram The Moksi Collective Instagram The Moksi Collective website Emma: Website Instagram Find Your Focus Quote credit Dean Graziosi Artwork by Playto Studio Help with the podcast running costs by buying me a...

Duration:00:40:47

The Importance of Clarity - Calandre Orton of Up With The Lark

10/28/2020
I am kicking off this Bounce the Block series with a guru of creativity - Calandre Orton. Calandre is a business consultant in the creative work and she is an expert at helping artists and creatives thrive within their business. We talked finding clarity, the power of support and just doing the thing. This episode was recorded in Summer 2020. I feel so inspired by this conversation, I know you will be too! Show notes: Calandre's website Buy me a coffee! My website The Find Your Focus...

Duration:00:54:26