The Heroine’s Journey of Alexandra Rutsch Brock

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I am a public high school art teacher, independent curator and artist. My teaching job inspires my personal work every day. The students creative minds are always open and excited to learn new things. Their enthusiasm keeps me fresh, open and experimental. Curating lets…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pamela Michelle Mathis

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it is work that actually gives me a purpose. Writing lightens my soul and gives me hope. It changes my perspective when I speak to encourage someone else which turns my words back to my listening ears. As I help others, I am…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorraine Glessner

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I work with encaustic (pigmented wax). I love the surface texture, the luminosity, the warmth and the smell of the beeswax satisfies all of my senses. The versatility of the medium itself allows me to paint, carve, sculpt and play. Beyond the medium, I am…

The Heroine’s Journey of Robyn Ellenbogen

What is the best thing I love about my work? When I was in kindergarten I vowed to be an artist when I grew up! This vow helped me get through many difficult times. The evolution of making a vow is a remarkable process and continues to inform my work and yet the power of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nicole J. Merchant

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I can get lost in my stories and not get in trouble. I’ve always been a dreamer, getting lost in my own worlds whether it be with Little Peoples—I called them Pebbles growing up—Barbies, dolls, or whatever. I could play for…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daiane Azura

What is the best thing that I love about my work? WELL BEING IN THE ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS IS SUPER EXCITING TO ME BECAUSE YOU GET TO MEET ALL KINDS OF WONDERFUL TALENTED PEOPLE AND YOU GET TO TRAVEL PLACES WHILE MAKING NEW FANS AND ENTERING NEW DOORS OF OPPORTUNITIES WHICH BRINGS SUCCESSFUL CONNECTIONS. I LOVE…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chuka Susan Chesney

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I can work at home with such flexible hours. My husband has remodeled my studio and the closet. He put in shelves to store my art and cedar walls to keep any bugs away. He bought me a super comfortable chair….

The Heroine’s Journey of Kayla Krantz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I get to explore the unconsciousness of my own mind. When I start a book, I never know exactly how it’s going to end up. I feel like I always end up learning something about myself by the time it’s finished….

The Heroine’s Journey of Mati Russo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It keeps me grateful. It helps me be decisive, to find solutions and deal with alternatives and find the new languages to translate my feelings. It helps me endure. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Peace, both internal and external What is my greatest fear? The absence…

The Heroine’s Journey of Camille de la Poeze

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Être libre dans la création. To be free in creation. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Faire les choses avec passion et tu n’auras jamais l’impression de travailler. Do things with passion and you’ll never feel like working. What is my greatest fear?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophie Bogdan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have the possibility to explore other characters and feel, walk, behave like them. I love the process of making the role my own. It´s like digging in soil and I am digging deep. This process is never ending and even the film is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dulce Stein

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love The Flow. When I am curating I am in an altered space of my own, where I listen only to the art and my heart. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Pursuit. The idea that I can work hard to accomplish…