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Creative Minds, Brilliant Life

Author: Nicole Gariepy

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This podcast is your creative partner in crime! Inspiring conversations with creative minds about the experience of being an artist and creator.  It's not easy to be an artist, especially if you make a living from your art. Creativity is a superpower, that spark that lives deep inside each one of us and drives us to create. I believe that it is our mission as artists to bring more beauty into the world, and the world needs us now more than ever!



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Send us a Text Message.WARNING! Another vulnerable, deep, and honest solo episode ahead. In this episode, I am exploring the themes of vulnerability, authenticity, pain, process, and community. Taking a break from interviews, I'm going into my personal story and journey and the importance of being open, honest, and vulnerable about our experiences.Vulnerability in Creativity: I've found that being vulnerable helps me release pain, shame, and fear. By sharing my truths, I not only heal myself ...
Send us a Text Message.I think we all underestimate the power of simple steps and small actions. In this episode, I am sharing insights into the incredible power of small steps and actions in the journey of creativity, business and life. Drawing inspiration from the wisdom of Lao Tzu and other impactful quotes, we are exploring the importance of consistent, small efforts over time, whether in building a business, fostering self-care, or pursuing creative endeavors. Key Topics Discussed:The Si...
Send us a Text Message.Are you waiting for permission? To start? To go all in? To make your dreams reality? In this episode, I'm sharing some significant insights into the profound impact of giving ourselves permission in the creative process, and in life in general. Drawing from personal experiences and reflections, I explore the common tendency among creatives to wait for external validation before pursuing their passions and really going for what they truly desire. This is a call...
Send us a Text Message.VULNERABLE SHARE! This episode gets a bit more personal than usual, with my thoughts on the idea of navigating love and romance after heartbreak. It's an intricate dance through creativity, romantic partnerships, and personal growth. We are exploring how fully embracing vulnerability and abundance can enrich every aspect of our lives. I'll also tell you why I think love is like skydiving... Key Takeaways:The Synchronicities of Life: Discover the unexpected ways in...
Send us a Text Message.In this episode, I'm talking about the intense power of passion in our creative businesses. Join me as we explore why passion is more than just a spark—it's the flame that illuminates our path as artists and entrepreneurs. People who are passionate about what they do and about life in general are infectious! We want to be around them, and we want the life experience they are having. When we show up in our full, big beautiful, dynamic energy, we attract others ...
Send us a Text Message.There's a better way to navigate the world of creativity, business, and finding balance as artists and creatives. It's not the toxic culture of hustle and the glorification of busyness that many still subscribe to. I am learning there's a better, more sustainable way. Like most lessons, I am learning this one the hard way, and trust me, it's a journey. I've had to unlearn the notion that success means grinding yourself into the ground and that productivity is the only m...
Send us a Text Message.In this episode, I am interviewing clarity and confidence coach, Anna K. Morris. We jump right into the good stuff! Sharing insights about how your personality as a child shows up throughout your life and affects pretty much everything. Anna has a unique approach to coaching, which incorporates journaling, mindset shifting, and fostering creativity through play. She emphasizes the importance of reconnecting with the innate creativity we possess from childhood and ...
Send us a Text Message.In today's conversation, I touch upon the often-overlooked aspect of being a creator – the power to intentionally shape our existence. It's a notion that resonates deeply with me, having walked the path of a creative business owner for many years. Let's start by acknowledging the innate creativity within each of us. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur, a budding artist, or someone navigating the complexities of life, creativity pulses through your veins. Yet, it...
Send us a Text Message.Today's guest is Sierra Sophia Mercier, author of the enlightening book "How to Attract Your Cosmic Love Partner". Sierra, a love coach and beacon of positivity in the realm of love and relationships, shares profound insights on finding love, beauty, and fulfillment in ourselves, our partnerships, and the world around us.In this episode, we talk about:Sierra's inspiration behind writing "How to Attract Your Cosmic Love Partner"The importance of self-love and its connect...
Send us a Text Message.Happy Spring! With a brand new season upon us, and that season being SPRING, this is the perfect time to think about planting seeds for the coming months! In this episode I am sharing my favorite insights around seasonal energies and their impact on creativity and productivity.Spring, symbolizing new beginnings and growth, serves as a catalyst for embarking on fresh endeavors and projects. We can all tap into this revitalizing energy, whether it's starting a new busines...
Send us a Text Message.Musician, singer/ songwriter, soon-to-be-published author, and friend Matt Vrba is on the podcast today, and we have a long history of life on a Caribbean island, and all the ups and downs that go along with that. We had an incredible conversation, going deep into the world of creativity and the multifaceted nature of artistic expression. Matt shares his journey from a reluctant piano student to a passionate musician, recounting the pivotal moments that shaped his ...
Send us a Text Message.Today, I am going deep into the realm of creative living that goes beyond the creation of tangible art. In this episode, we're venturing beyond traditional artistic forms, exploring the expansive concept of creativity permeating various aspects of our lives, especially creating the life we desire to live and filling our lives and our cups with inspiration.We'll delve into the intriguing concept of manifestation, a journey that starts with my initial skepticism and evolv...
Send us a Text Message.In this interview with Adriana Douglas we are discussing how to live a creative life! This is exactly why I started this podcast, and Adriana and I go into many facets of the creative experience and the idea that we both fully believe in that as humans, we are all artists. Adriana Douglas is the creator of "We Are All Artists," a movement focused on the transformative journey of unlocking your soulful artistry, co-creating intentionally, and infusing your multidime...
Send us a Text Message.Let’s talk about the power of showing up for your creative business. In the era of technology, social media has become an incredible gift for us creatives, offering the potential to connect with audiences beyond geographical limitations.I've been in awe of the possibilities ever since my Facebook days back in the late 2000s. Despite the negative connotations surrounding social media, I truly believe it's a powerful tool that, when used authentically, can transform your ...
Send us a Text Message.Today's episode is all about a journey close to my heart – overcoming creative burnout and tapping into the transformative power of big energy. In this solo episode, I’m talking about my journey in burning out and what I’ve worked so hard to build in my current creative business. We explore the idea that business problems are often personal problems in disguise, making the entrepreneurial journey a profound experience in personal development.This episode is full of insi...
Send us a Text Message.Today’s creative conversation is with “Wild Visionary,” Audra Bartlett, a multi-passionate entrepreneur, podcast host, visionary coach, and a true advocate for unlocking one's creative potential. Audra's journey is nothing short of extraordinary, from childhood dreams of owning a store in the mall at the age of 10, to navigating the complexities of starting a bakery in her apartment with a one-year-old on her hip, to buying a house for $327 at closing and building a six...
Send us a Text Message.In this insightful episode, I’m sharing personal experiences, invaluable tips, and resilience-building strategies for emerging artists and creatives who might find themselves feeling frustrated and stagnant in the early stages.In this episode, recorded from my “podcast studio” overlooking the Caribbean Sea, I am reminded of the importance of stillness and creating space for creativity. I discuss challenges faced by those starting creative businesses, drawing from r...
Send us a Text Message.In this episode I am sharing bits of the conversation from my official podcast launch party held virtually on 1/11/2024, the first new moon of the year! I share my journey into the podcasting world, inspired by a need for knowledge and connection. The vision to create a virtual gathering, conceived five years ago, has finally materialized into the "Creative Minds Brilliant Life" podcast.Recognizing music as a potent form of creativity, we discussed its ability to alter ...
Send us a Text Message.Performing on Broadway, surviving breast cancer, running a successful jewelry brand, and succeeding in everything she does, my guest today, Ana Maria Andricain is a true STAR!As a fellow performer, we discuss the unique energy exchange that happens on stage. Anna vividly describes how an engaged audience can transform a show, drawing parallels between the theatrical and jewelry-making experiences. The audience, whether on Broadway or in a jewelry studio, is an integral ...
Send us a Text Message.From dancer to designer... There is an intricate dance between pursuing one's creative passions and navigating the practicalities of life and career choices. Join me on a personal journey through the various phases of my creative life, from childhood passions for reading and writing to experiences as a ballet dancer and eventually a jewelry designer. One of the best choices I made in my jewelry career was to get support from people who had the success I wanted. Flo...
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