The Heroine’s Journey of Luisa Marotta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love creating meaningful connections, through people or through numbers and data. I love working in the innovation field because I like the idea that I’m contributing to build a simpler future for everyone, by leveraging on knowledge and information. What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vivian Mota

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have so much fun doing what I do. It’s a way to keep my inner child alive. It’s always good even if the work is hard or heavy. I can’t see myself doing anything different. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Having…

The Heroine’s Journey of Monika Miedzianowska

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I sing one of my songs about my struggles and I can see the same emotions on people’s faces… at this moment I know I am not alone with what I am going through. And I think these people feel the same way. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Segalini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a copywriter in Italy, I write for companies. The best thing are the words: their life and their sound meet the stories of the people with I work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A life full of books to read. What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sonia Carballo – Socatoba

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I like about my job is mainly to have the freedom to Express everything you want when you want and how you want. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness is to be able to do my job…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mally Harpaz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being creative and expressive, working on a piece of music and seeing it taking shape and coming into life is an amazing experience. I also really love playing live and feel that intense energy. I’ve been lucky to be working with incredible musicians…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Korporal

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love the creative process, the different stages which lead to a new project, whether it is an art video, an installation or a webdesign commission. The blank page to start with, the brain storming, the small notes, letting ideas come and go; then…

The Heroine’s Journey of Amanda Church

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Its ongoing organic evolution – things, sometimes so unexpected, often just seem to happen. Drawing from life and always looking at art both help the process. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Those rare days when all things align, personally and professionally. I like…

The Heroine’s Journey of Filomena Croce

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is making people happy. Seeing their smile, seeing them singing with me, dancing, having fun, making them feel emotions. It is letting them escape from the reality and taking them with me to places they have…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marjorie Salvaterra

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  FOR ME, EVERYTHING! I love coming up with the ideas, though I make myself crazy along the way. I love when I can take an idea from my head to the camera to print and it actually comes out the way I envisioned. And I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Monica Boaventura

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love people! My job is so particular and personal. Each client is a new world for me. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness for me can be an ice cold lemonade on a beautiful Sunday morning. I believe in thin slices of happiness. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophie Ploeg

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am an artist, art historian and writer as well as a full time mother; I love the fact I can combine all these things and they all strengthen each other. Art history infuses my paintings and being a mother has inspired me to work…

The Heroine’s Journey of Clara Berta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a passionate, award-winning abstract artist of Hungarian heritage. My dynamic, highly textural abstract paintings have been exhibited in the United States and collected worldwide. While working on my latest project, the flow series, I have found that my work can be very challenging;…

The Heroine’s Journey of Aixa Oliveras

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I get to explore what it means to be human. And that I get the chance to explore that through paint and charcoal. I love that moment when everything else falls away, and it’s just you and your painting. That moment of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Julie Baudrier

What is the best thing that I love about my work? In my work, the element that I adore the most is the smile that can be brought by making up women or men, it’s a moment of relaxation … and thus the joy that brings in common. What is my idea of perfect happiness?…

The Heroine’ s Journey of Kim ten Tusscher

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being an explorer in the world I have created. When I write, I discover new places and meet new people. Slowly, the fog disappears. When I started developing this world I felt like an intruder, but after six books I feel at home….

The Heroine’s Journey of Zelia Evora

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that i can wake up in the morning and with my hands make what i imagined. That I can change a pair of pants into something else, make a dress from a curtain. I specially love that i can pass on my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Leslie Neumann

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that through the creation of a painting I can relive my deepest, most meaningful experiences. Painting is the way I really understand what I have seen in nature and in meditation sessions. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is to have…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maia Euphoria

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The lives of every story and every character that i have created all have their own reality. Each one of my creations is a statement a scream an expression. Most of the time the drawings remind me who i am… the euphoria of Maia. so,…

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Barbara Kolo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My process of working it puts me in a calm almost mediative state. This feeling is reflected in my paintings and passed on to the viewer which brings me joy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is to enjoy the things in life…

The Heroine’s Journey of Helene Lundbye Petersen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that moment, when a raw, perhaps even pure connection with life is felt. I have felt it alone, when I write my books and when I create artworks. I have experienced it with others, either through meetings one on one – or with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sylvia Toy

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It makes me feel free. My first sculpture professor was a precocious young man who told me “You can do anything you want.” I knew one day I would understand what he meant. When I told my husband that I had figured out how…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kate Kretz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The process of making my work involves a tremendous amount of research, allowing me to spend time learning about subject matter that interests me. While this research helps me understand and process the more difficult aspects of being in the world, it also connects me to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sharon Pomales

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is the freedom it gives me to manage my time as I choose to. Having my own studio at home gives me the opportunity to spend more time with my family. My work as an artist also…

The Heroine’s Journey of Johannah O’Donnell

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like how peaceful the actual art-making process is. The way I go about designing and executing my ideas is very methodical. Having a plan with predictable outcomes is nice, especially when so many things outside of my studio are out of my control. What…

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Raffaella Pessolano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The feeling of nearly achieving perfection and perhaps discover that there is more than one. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A life around the world. The possibility of creating new thinks day by day. Be surrounded by love. What is my greatest fear?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabrina Sala

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The real best thing that I love about my work is the possibility to make creative projects and to meet a lot of interesting people. I can manage my work with professionalism and brillance. It’s wonderful and pleasant. I like to find the perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Justell Vonk

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing is the ability to create your own worlds. The possibility to  live many lives, the lives of your creations inside of a certain work and the lives of works themselves. It’s always so exciting to know that my art travels throughout…

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabelle Chauffeton Saavedra

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I practice and teach Spiritual Sight, a form of Remote Viewing, which allows people to sort through the many sensory inputs they are bombarded with at any given time. In other words, I teach people to go from Looking Without Seeing to Seeing Without Looking….

The Heroine’s Journey of Sherri Silverman

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The surprises and beauty that appear. What is my greatest fear? Not having time to get all my contributions out into the world. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Deplore? I never think of myself that way. I may over-research. I gather so…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pauline Siebers

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To be able and help other people in their search of a meaningful existence. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be happy for no reason. The kind of happiness that arises from inside of me, out of the blue, and takes a hold of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Fini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My job is daily experimentation. The different projects I work on are always different, always very innovative and always contain a new challenge. I rarely replicate a formula. Generally when I found a particular creative solution to the eternal dilemma that inspires all my artistic…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rose Freymuth -Frazier

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being autonomous, not having to answer to anyone or adhere to a strict schedule while spending my days exploring ideas through a visual medium. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I don’t think there is such a thing but if there were, mine…

The Heroine’s Journey of Bettyblue Chance Susanne Grosswiler

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love networking with other artists and to inspire each other/ exchanging an art critique about the work to progress. Challenging myself during the process of painting and researching characters. Relying on my dreams in my arts practice and following my intuition. I love being…

The Twelve Faces of the Heroine

The heroine’s journey is about saying ‘yes’ to yourself and in so doing, becoming more fully alive and more effective in the world…The quest is replete with dangers and pitfalls, but it offers great rewards: the capacity to be successful in the world, knowledge of the mysteries of the human soul, and the opportunity to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabine Seguin

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The best part I love about my work is meeting  people as profoundly as I wish we all be able to relate to each other one day. To be connected to the part that usely people hide and which is the more real, the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Erica Agazzani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? May I say freedom? Yes, I’m very free to decide what I want to do. I’m an acquarius/virgo then I’ve got a very original but constructive nature. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I work the glass, I love to cut and give a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susan Lizotte

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the process of working through ideas in my head and creating in paint my ideas, watching the process happen is incredible. I love mixing the colors I want to use and how the colors vibrate with each other. What is my idea of…

The Heroine’ s Journey of Kerstin Paillard

The best thing that I love about my work is the freedom. I am a painter and I decide when and where I want to work. I have no boss, no schedule. As I am exhibiting in many different places, I also travel a lot. My idea of perfect happiness : love, painting, a glass…

The Heroine’s of Tanja Gant

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The aspect of my work that I love most is being my own boss and deciding what and when I want to draw. I am not under pressure to mass-produce and that allows me the freedom to let my intuition dictate what my next subject will…