This 45 minute interview of Nancy Reyner was taped on February 23, 2017, as part of Julie Merritt’s Mindfully Alive Retreat, an online series of interviews with artists on the topic of creativity. Nancy explains how all artists have creative blocks, and that they are a natural part of our rhythm. She explains what a creative block is, and reveals her five favorite methods to free a creative block when you get one.
A list of Nancy’s five favorite methods discussed in the video interview. These are also included in her new book, Create Perfect Paintings, published by North Light Books.
(1) Reconnect with your inner voice:
(2) Coaching, therapy and some DIY methods to self-therapy
(3) Practice positive thinking
(4) Avoid perfectionism
(5) Know how to take a break – and enjoy it!