The Heroine’s Journey of Silvana Di Martino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? the satisfaction of seeing customers return to my studio after 15 years What is my idea of perfect happiness? happiness is a moment, serenity is what I mean to define “I’m fine”. What is my greatest fear? losing memory Being alone in the middle…

The Heroine’s Journey of TerriLynn Le Blanc (aka Yvonne White)

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I don’t really see what I do as work because I write to fill a need – an emotional and mental need – and as a form of therapy. I was diagnosed with several health issues, including mental illness, several years ago and have been…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kailyn Deyn

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Colour, evolution, and surprises. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A cup of coffee, great company, sunshine and inspiration What is my greatest fear? Not facing all my fears. These are the only thing that hold us back. What is the trait that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fabia Zobel

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  To be my own master. Nobody controls my time. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being deeply connected with all I do – with my work, my movements, the people around me, my thoughts, nature…. Best case: In silence. What is my greatest fear? To loose…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Pavoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Surely the possibility of being able to live different lives and different eras with contrasting personalities: a way to know each other better and understand their limits.  Sicuramente la possibilità di poter vivere differenti vite e varie epoche con contrastanti personalità: un modo per conoscersi meglio…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alice Tall

What is the best thing I like about my job? Freedom. Everything is framed but when I’m on stage, I have a feeling of escape, I feel authentic and honest with myself. I like the look and the attention that the public carries on me as well as the exchanges that one can have during a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosa Maria

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The best thing is the process and the challenge of seeing a piece develop. My work is a visual diary. It has helped me become the person i am today, stronger, wiser and more content. Seeing its improvement and vibrancy is a true depiction of where…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sofie Thomas, Winner The Voice Kids 2017

What is the best thing that I love about singing? Ich liebe es, wenn ALLES aus dem Bauchgefühl gut läuft, dann klappt es am Besten….wenn man improvisieren kann und ich mir zu 100% sicher bin, in dem was ich tue …-ich weiß das ich selbst was dafür getan habe und viel geübt habe:) Dann bin…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alexandra Dimitrova

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love reaching to another more sensitive world. I love the touch, understanding and the fusion with the other person, the relationship we build up with each other – without words and unnecessary explanations, just telepathy…just another level of human communication. Also that we…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ambra Tesori

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being able to express my deepest and most secret emotions through my painting…An expansion of myself that is a constant discovery. While painting the story unfolds, and I am naked and vulnerable…and that is also strength and powerful. Such a gift! What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jaymi Zents

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Drawing can be exhilarating,  meditative, and full of hope all in the same moment. The serendipity of finding beautiful, interesting patterns in the surfaces I draw upon continually makes me want to find more. There is a feeling of luck and grace in being the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jennifer Weigel

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Art is my life.  I love human creativity and expression.  I love to communicate with others through my work and to see and hear their stories.  It is about human connection and passion. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I’m most content when…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lucia Vergnano

What I like most about my job is that every day is different, it’s never repetitive. Everyday there’s something new to learn and to discover. My idea of happiness is something that you can reach only for short moments during your lifetime. What’s difficult is being able ti catch and appreciate those little moments: the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Michela Zanarella

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m journalist and writer. I deal with communication and this allows me to stay in touch with many people. Writing, from passion, has become my profession and I think it’s a great achievement. I started writing after surviving a tragic accident. I had never…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emmi Väisänen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The fact that I love it. It brings me a lot of joy and inspiration! I love working creativily with body and people. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To have calmness and trust in life. I have everything I need already. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Busca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It is what comes most natural to me. After trying to make up for lacks in my character by practising law, I can finally follow my instinct and legitimate my wild side. I always felt I saw things differently, and putting my point across…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jennifer Gillooly Cahoon

What is the thing I love about my work? In my line of work, it’s all about the beauty of creating connections and building community. Whether I’m helping artists network with one another and helping them to be seen and prosper, introducing a new student to the joy of connecting with their inner-selves through the process…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ana Sekularac

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The creative part..when the idea is born from silence, through me..sketching on the white paper….The right design comes when I create while playing and it comes in a flow..when I am not consciously trying to do something-create but when I’m spontaneous. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Annie Coe

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my painting process, it takes me to a calm and joyful place, no worries live in that space. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Having an assistant to do all the things in my life that take me away from painting….

The Heroine’s Journey of Alexandra Krolikowska

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It brings me inspiration and sense of life. I feel that my work help to get more sincere life to the others, and that’s gives me the energy to continue. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Implementation of my dreams with the people…

The Heroine’s Journey of Omana Katzarska

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it challenges me to grow professionally and personally. My field of focus and work is in Illustration, Book Design and Typography/ Type Design. They bring different traits of my personality to the surface and I hope my work helps other people. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Trina Merry

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that my art has a breath, a heartbeat, & a twinkle in the eye.  It has a special human connection that other art forms struggle to accomplish. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A challenging question, as happiness is an emotion that happens…

The Heroine’s Journey of Raffaella Bertolini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That “zen” like moment I get when I am totally engaged with my artwork and i am in that perfect place with no time and space and worries. What is my idea of perfect happiness? That “Zen” Moment I mentioned before .. What is my greatest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabetta Barletta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Quello che amo del mio lavoro è la possibilità unica e personale di raccontare una storia. What I love about my work is the unique and personal possibility of telling a story. What is my idea of perfect happiness? La mia idea di felicità consiste…

The Heroine’s Journey of Camila Verweij Da Silva Santos

The best thing that I love about my work is that I can transform peoples appearances. I am a nailtech and a make up artist. I can give women more confidence. I put highlight on their strong features so it will stand out more. But I also have men and transgenders come to me asking…

The Heroine’s Journey of Antonella Vicari

What is the best thing that i love about my work? The best thing i love about my job is the job itself. I’ve always drawn and wanted to do comics. No less important, being able to work everywhere, the great sense of freedom that it gives me. La cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro è il…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marie Leskimo

What i love about my work is to create. Create my own music and share it. Happiness? To be on stage and share with people music and energy. My greatest fear is maybe myself. Eliane Radigue,Nina Simone, Meredith Monk, Arvo Part, Catherine Ribeiro, Patty Smith and maybe more. I admire them because they are apart…

The Heroine’s Journey of Katie Kozlowski

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I get to help others find peace as they piece together all the parts of themselves that they used to think were wrong or out of place. I spent so much of my life feeling broken and sad, I find great joy…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gaia Picorelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love about creating stories (being illustrations, comics, or short stories) is the birth of the idea. The feverish sensation of feeling this idea being born and evolving in the mind, connecting with the farthest points in one’s head. Every time, it is a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophia Chizuco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I could draw perfect line what I wanted. And when I could make a color that I wanted. What is my idea of perfect happiness? When I finish the piece that became more than I expected. What is my greatest fear? If I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lucilla Stellato

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Il mio lavoro consiste nel disegnare fumetti e, quindi, nel raccontare storie. Trovo che sia molto gratificante contribuire a realizzare un’opera che poi faccia sognare ed emozionare i lettori. I’m a penciler, I draw comics and so I tell stories through pictures. I think it’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Aunia Kahn

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it has been a large tool in healing and personal growth and it’s been a way to connect to people in ways I could have never imagined possible. I also enjoy how my work evolves over time in association with my personal journey through…

The Heroine’s Journey of Teresa Wells

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Watching the engagement between the audience and my work, and hearing the responses about what they perceive and understand, is fascinating and the most rewarding. However I also love process. Developing a concept into a finished piece with all the ensuing challenges of the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elena Dell’Andrea

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Well, as a visual artist the best part of my work is finding inspiration and good harmony. All the rest is a consequence. At first time, I had been creating artistic works when I was angry or sad, but those works didn’t satisfy me….

The Heroine’s Journey of Loredana Denicola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My visual work is a process. I use photography as healing practice. It gives me the power to question everything; who I am, what I think, what I feel, my education, society & Religion to name but a few”. It reveals itself as a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Freda Roetjens

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that I can make women and men feel special. Especially women that have warped ideas of their own body image. They feel pampered, loved and treated with respect and worthiness in my studio and sometimes burst into tears, as they have never felt so…

The Heroine’s Journey of Helen Dyne

What is the best thing I love about my work?  Gosh there are so many things but I think  being able to continually grow the artist inside me, its a never ending perpetuation of an overactive mind. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being with my family. What is my greatest fear? That one day I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Caroline Reed

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that my work touches people, and possibly makes them think. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being with my family. What is my greatest fear? Not having enough time left to do all I want to do. What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Abbie Lucas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That being a director is just like playing pretend when you were a child – except now the toys are super expensive and your friends are some of the most talented, interesting and generous people you could imagine. I also love making an audience…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fanny di Favola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Promoting self-love and feminism in a glittering and sexy way. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  To spend time with friends and family What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear is that we don’t reach equal rights and justice for every woman…

The Heroine’s Journey of Val Romeo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Qual’è la cosa più bella cha amo nel mio lavoro? Ciao a tutti, sono Val Romeo e sono una disegnatrice di fumetti. Hello everyone, I’m Val Romeo and I’m a comic artist. Amo creare qualcosa di coinvolgente che riesce ad arrivare ai cuori dei…

The Heroine’s Journey of Odile Martin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom and creativity. I can play several characters, I can explore many personalities and I think the most important thing for me is that I like my job and it’s a great chance. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I like so much imperfections! It’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Julie Chaux

What do I love most about my work? I can write whatever I want, whenever I want. Freely give birth to characters, then watch them live, drink, eat and have sex. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A cat. What is my greatest fear? Not being able to choose the place where I’ll die. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laure Mi Hyun Croset

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being a novelist gives me incredible freedom in terms of working hours and places where I can work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I feel that happiness without a counterpoint of darker moments isn’t very interesting. I love the thrill of discovery,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Grace Sargeant

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Working as a makeup artist and producer constantly leaves me creatively fulfilled. Plus of course, it’s always fun hanging with my film family, whilst working on set of Edelweiss it was freezing, we had us a little party in our tent, turned up the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Allred

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love best about being a filmmaker is that I am able to almost perfectly render the rich, evocative atmospheres that take form within me. No other artistic medium can come close to depicting the emotive fullness of how these atmospheres appear to me….

The Heroine’s Journey of Yulia Romanova

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it actually doesn’t feel like work. I just do what I love all the time. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is when you are able to achieve harmony in both aspects of your life – professional (happy with job) and personal…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jennifer Munoz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It makes me discover unknown things What is my idea of perfect happiness? I don’t have one. I think it would be something close to.. not wishing to be somewhere else. What is my greatest fear? Death What is the trait that I most…

The Heroine’s Journey of Amaryllis Joskowicz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Share, on my photoshoot, during my exhibition, i’m grateful to can show our world can be beautiful What is my idea of perfect happiness? I m not sure to have an answer, maybe to feel in peace What is my greatest fear? to loose…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kubbi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love hearing the writers of a play I have done say you really made my words come to life. It makes me happy that they approved my acting choices and the depth of the characters I perform. What I love about being an…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gaia Bernasconi

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love being able to talk, tell stories, worlds, fantastic reality through what I can do with my hands. Whether it is an illustration, an embroidery, a sculpture, a tattoo, a mural, the support is indifferent for me because I love all these techniques and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laurence Esnol

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best think I love is sharing my passion of art with people I meet at the gallery or in my life or wherever. This work is not a ‘normal’ work. It touches heart and soul. It is special. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Fiammetta De Innocentis

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Sounds ordinary and even overrated, but the best thing I love about my work is that it is my passion too. I couldn’t imagine doing anything not art-related. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being content and fullfilled with what you have, not feeling guilty…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elena Visotto

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my ability to create images that I mainly attach to shamanic spirits. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Have in the future a big happy and happy family, with a house or a fixed place where you can always come back…

The Heroine’s Journey of Julie Zarate

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It is ever evolving. For me, the journey is what matters to me, moreso than the destination. There are so many things I wish to explore, so many mediums I wish to try, that it’s a thrill for me to continue the learning process and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Annalisa Manfredi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love most about my work is the possibility of being able to deal with different topics, the freedom to be able to range from literature to cinema, from music to current events, the freedom to cultivate my interests and put them at…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gerry Ellen

What is the best thing I love about my work? The creativity, the remoteness, the ability to take an idea and transfer it onto the page. Ever since I discovered my passion for writing, I’ve intertwined a touch of wit, a touch of inspiration, and words that come straight from my heart. I look so forward…

The Heroine’s Journey of Simona Candini

What is the best thing that I love about my work?My work gives me the chance to connect with people to a deeper level. When my collectors tell me that they relate with my work, are moved by it, or when they tell me that my art is somehow helping them out at an emotional…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sofia Bonelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility to use creative and manual skills every day, to create something from nothing, and to be able to see the infinite shades of colors that surround us. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Sitting on a lake shore at sunrise, observing…

Passion Never Retires

You need a quest to wake up in the morning and enough money to sleep at night. More than 10 years ago, Peter started rewriting traditional stories stories of retirement with his groundbreaking Passion Never Retires story. He changed the story about retirement from one focused solely on money on a certain date to one…

The Heroine’s Journey of Andrea Silver

What is the best thing that I love about my work? ​The thing I love most about my work is the flexibility and freedom. I can do whatever I want with my business! I can do it where, when, and with whom I want. So I get to work doing what I love and spend time…

The Heroine’s Journey of Billie Vee

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As an actress, leaving my reality aside and step into a different world of another person – then to become this person and make their world mine. As a writer, creating stories that make people think and feel, entertain, affect them and surprise them. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natalie Kassirer

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love how you can take it in at a distance and appreciate the larger image, and then get up really close to it and see the amount of work put into a piece. I really like how anyone can look at it and see…

25 May Self Promotion for Heroines

Are you a creative person who desperately wants to tell the world about your talents and your art but lacks the time, money, and know-how? Self Promotion for Heroines is full of clever and creative ideas you can use to successfully get the word out about who you are and what you do quickly, easily,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giovanna Vitacca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being in touch with people. Comparison and sharing are essential to me. It is always a source of human and intellectual enrichment. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Finding a balance between private and professional life, with the awareness of doing my best on both…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lidia Napoli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Expressing totally myself doing what I love the most and telling great and inspiring stories. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being able to balance work and family, that’s what happiness means to me. What is my greatest fear? The fear itself, the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Serena Reale

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Interact with people and help them achieve their dreams. My work is a continuous stimulus allows me to know new projects, new perspectives, the best part is to know the projects and contribute to their realization. What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? The…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giulia Piccioni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Quella sensazione di calore che viene dall’essere in contatto pieno con un paziente o con uno studente durante una delle mie classi di yoga. Un contatto che va oltre le parole, un contatto che significa fiducia, autenticità e accettazione. The warm feeling of being in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angie Clementine

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom. The creativity. The ability to use my imagination for something productive at last (I was the kid that imagined monsters and creatures and fantastical places pretty much all the time) It all started with Dr. Seuss I swear. I absolutely love watching…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ellen Wilberg

What is the best thing that I love about my work? There are so many things! I love the process, and it makes me incredibly happy whenever someone tells me my work resonates with them or make them happy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Working on art, with company of my boyfriend and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cachina Mette Glargaard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it changes all the time. Every 7-8 years I feel the need to do something new and will change my vocation. Recently I changed from being a high profile couples counsellor and psychotherapist to being a spiritual channeler and healer. I’m episodical that way…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Cellini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Transformation! As an actress i like the idea that i can be everything and everybody What is my idea of perfect happiness? Actually i don’t look for happiness but for tranquility because i’m a very restless person…but i think that being just an actress…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sofia Vieira Martins

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love people and their complexity. So, in my work as a coach, aura reader and storyteller, I love to discover the emotional mechanisms that are responsible for our actions and reactions.  With that knowledge, I’m able to help my clients achieve their goals and to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jennifer DeSantis

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a visual artist, I love that I can escape reality by creating new worlds and narratives that offer the viewer the ability to open their mind, heart, and maybe even conjure up a giggle. I love the creation out of destruction aspect of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Coriander Shea

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The way I draw eyes and the naked female form. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A bond with someone that can never ever be broken. A trust so deep that it could shake the foundations of galaxies. That would be pure power and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura “Pex” Pezzoli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The paeceful mode in which I can enter when I’m too tired of the world. It’s my last option and my favourite game ever. What is my idea of perfect happiness? No schedules; no “venomous” people around me; silence, beautiful colors, spring. And a sketchbook and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabel Arouca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love everything about my work, the best thing is that I don´t feel I´m working, I am having fun. “Creativity is intelligence having fun”. I love that I can be creative every day and I love the freedom. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Shelley Owen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work provides the opportunity to connect, communicate and exchange with people from different backgrounds and experiences, from all over the world. I have the pleasure of working alongside so many interesting people, work across different countries and collaborate with other art forms. What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vera Braz Mendes

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most about my work is the connection. Deep connection with people. Being seen and being allowed to see the Self, the true Self. I love being in a group, teaching, learning, raising awareness, awakening the enormous potential in each one…

The Heroine’s Journey of Krissi Whiski

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love mixing paint and moving it around on canvas to create my vison. There is something utterly meditative about creating art and I need that in my life.  I love being able to express myself and share it with others. Creating art to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ilaria Novelli/ Ila Pop

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that it’s not just a work but a deep and personal urge to express myself. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be in love. What is my greatest fear? To lose my loved ones. What is the trait that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cláudia Nogueira

What is the main thing I love about my work? Doing my job means to know a lot of people. I help people improving their communication skills. By knowing I mean taking a look at this people – one by one –, seeking for all the information they’re giving, so I can really help them…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Vittoria Priolo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To manage it as I want to. It was born as a hobby and I could never think to it as a constraining activity. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being independent and satisfied about my life, not spending a day in a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Julian Palmer

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love about my work is that I am able to work at the comfort of my home. I also love that I have the flexibility to work with others all over the world and I am not limited to working…

The Heroine’s Journey of Silvia Fabiani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom.   What is my idea of perfect happiness? On earth: sunset on the Alps, a glass of red wine, hot bread, my dog sitting next to me. Beyond life on earth: I’m eager to find out… What is my greatest fear? If you…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Sara Seghezzi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love the most about my work is the chance to express what I feel inside, being able to move people or pull the strings of their hearts. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The perfect happiness?! That’s the million-dollar question! I think…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jacki Geary

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My ability to embrace different mediums to express my work. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Laughing with my family. (They’re hilarious.) What is my greatest fear? Being on a rollercoaster that flies off the rails and crashes. Needless to say, I do not ride rollercoasters….

The Heroine’s Journey of Giorgia D’Agostino

First thing I have to say is that my work is new for me as a Job, but very old as a passion. At the moment I love everything about it. Decorating spaces, looking for props, taking pictures and styling, creating accessories. Using my hands and being creative from early morning to evening, is an amazing…

The Heroine’s Journey of Roxie Munro

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I’m able to get an idea, develop it, execute the art (or manuscript), and get it published (or shown in art gallery). The most fun is seeing if I can make my idea work. The final published book or painting in the art show…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jessica Prando

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sense of liberty and serenity that i feel while i’m drawing. When i draw, i’m complete relax, all worries vanish, and i can express myself in the best way. It’s magic! And from here comes my motto: “Art is a little bit magic, just…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mirella Bucholz

What is the best thing I love about my work? First it is the responsibility I have accepted. This responsiblity helps me to do things which nobody forces me to do. Then it is the wish to create something that emotionally moves other people, gives them courage and hope, conveys comfort or is thought-provoking. There…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rebecca McCullough

The best thing I love about my work is adding color to my drawings. My idea of perfect happiness is spiritual peace, what I mean by that is being at peace and comfort with your own spirituality. I would have to say that my greatest fear would be dying in my sleep because then how…

The Heroine’s Journey of Patricia Hastewell

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing of dancing is that it can be done wherever, whenever, it doesn’t need any external support, just your own self. Dancing is something very primitive that exists in every human, it is open to everyone and has a very strong communicative power. …

The Heroine’s Journey of Silvia Faieta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility of communicating in a universal way. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To have time to do what I love when I want to do it What is my greatest fear? No longer being able to create. In particular, I am afraid of losing…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eva Lewarne

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am an artist and I love listening to my Muse when she speaks which is often luckily. When I paint or play in photoshop I lose myself for long periods of time. It is like taking a vacation from my mundane thoughts constantly rattling…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sarah Sammartino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to create! What is my idea of perfect happiness? Create with others and working with peace and generosity. What is my greatest fear? To not live fully. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Laziness Which living persons in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisa Melis

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The fact that I can express myself in a way I feel comfortable with, telling stories, and through my favourite tools. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A quiet home with people I love and my cat, doing my favourite things. What is my greatest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Martina Ronca

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Having fun. Of course there’s many other things about it that I love – I mean, I work with art, records, books, comics and bands, how could I not love every single part of it? But the thing I love the most is that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Merlo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? With my drawings I can fight my introversion, my insecurity and show what I really am. I can express what I need to throw out and, at the same time, know a lot of people and their opinion. I learn a lot and I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marnie Pitts

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The feeling of peace and calm I get when I am working on a painting. It just feels right and all other concerns melt away. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A spontaneous hug from my son. What is my greatest fear? Running out time. I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Robin Martin

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  At this stage of my life, I wear many hats. I have worked as an Educational Assistant for over 19 years, helping persons with special needs to attain their goals. I am a published author, and a creative writing teacher for The Windsor International…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cora Crimson

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love most about doing this kind of work is the release I get once a painting is complete. I kind of hate the process when I’m in the middle of working because it can be tedious and pretty boring sometimes, but once…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rebecca Asghar

The best thing I love about my work is the flexibility to work when I want and how I want. I’m a qualified lawyer but am currently studying for diploma in portraiture and either selling works I’ve done or undertaking commissions. My idea of perfect happiness is really close, I’ve a wonderful supportive husband and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Leeloo Jovich

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Meeting passionate and creative people and taking part to their creations What is my idea of perfect happiness? I don’t believe in perfect happiness. There are just different types of joys. Mine are: being with animals (preferably free), modeling, traveling, being an actress, cooking,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Christine Colomo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Define work. In the last 5 years I have found ways to make money through my hobbies, like writing or translating. Yet if you see my cv, society would say I work as a purchasing specialist. In both I need it to enthusiasm me…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ahang Nakhaei

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best happened at my artworks is that I can move in the past, present and future of the world. I am looking for different subjects and techniques but my goal is very clear, human understanding. Like the Series Secret World of Myths or In…

The Heroine’s Journey of Hellene S. Fromm

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Writing is my most beautiful and difficult ability. I feel that every time I put out a paper of something, an article, a poem or just a simple comment in social media I have a choice: give to the world the best of me or…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jessica Perner

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It allows me to tell my story, share my feelings and connect to people. When I hear someone feels a type of way about my work I feel fulfilled. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being surrounded by love, having no physical pain and achieving…

The Heroine’s Journey of Wanda Benatti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love the most about my work is the unknown. I love to discover within myself and on the canvas, images that are always new and unpredicted, and then to realize them with the huge challenge of control and equilibrium on the canvas…Visions that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carlotta Pugi (Charlotte Lays)

What is the best thing that I love about my work? (Qual è la cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro?). Amo scrivere storie che fanno premere il bottone “pausa” nella mente dei lettori. La vita picchia così forte che riuscire a coinvolgere le persone in un vortice di emozioni positive, equivale a custodire la…

The Heroine’s Journey of Erica Harney

What is the thing that I love most about my work?  The act of working, in and of itself. I am infinitely more interested in the making of art than in “the art world.” The urge to make is compulsive and once I get in to my studio, or “cave,” as I often refer to it,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristiana Leone

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sense of freedom and autonomy that it gives me. I love to be able wandering into my imagination and let me being inspired. I love giving faces to my clients’ characters, helping them visualize their creatures and connecting even more with them. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jen Lightfoot

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love when I get into the “zone” of drawing and it becomes a sort of meditative state. That’s one of my favorite parts of the creative process. What is my idea of perfect happiness? This is a tough question. I don’t believe in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gerlanda Milioto

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am passionate in seeing how well businesses (and companies’ teams) grow through my mentoring and sharing my skills What is my idea of perfect happiness? A world with no worries..  The sun shining… Being able to relax and take life easy at times…… My…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natasha Bontempi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love transforming unpolished stones in polished ones. I love to see my students’ eyes shining when they have an insight (I can see a lamp is inside their eyes). I love when they tell me that my classes transformed their lives. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marilena Morabito

Qual è la cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro? What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Io sono un architetto oltre che curatore d’Arte, questo mi permette di trasformare le mie “libertà mentali” in progetti reali ma soprattutto, l’Arte e l’Architettura aprono la mente a nuovi universi grazie anche all’incontro con…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alvina Denisenko

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am happy that I can create a new reality. To take forms and elements from the surrounding commonness and integrate into an infinite number of combinations, giving them a new meaning. Art gives us the opportunity to make visible the invisible, possible the impossible….

The Heroine’s Journey of Anne Vanschothorst

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Composing, making so called sound sculptures. I feel like an artist in an atelier who creates from nothing something. When a new music-piece arises it feels like the ultimate happiness. I really love the creating-process. Collaboration with other artist I find utmost inspiring. I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giada Wood

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Have a voice. What’s my idea of perfect happiness? Emptiness. Don’t feel anything to feel everything. What’s my greatest fear? In the past I got many matches with fear, currently we aren’t longer enemies. What’s the trait I most deplore in myself? I don’t…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chelle Destefano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The creative process, the great details I put in my works and when I hear people tell me they found a detail after 3rd time viewing my work, that thrills me. I love being immersed in my work for hours. What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Braden Duncan

Braden Duncan (a.k.a. Clockwork Art). Artist & Curator. Watercolour & oil. Steampunk & circuitry. And kittens. I aim to take over the world with the strange & the adorable. What is the thing I love best about my work?  I’ve always enjoyed the imperfection of traditional media. I work primarily in watercolour, and its unpredictability…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daria Shkeleva

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It took me a long time to find the balance between work and doing the things I Iike, now I am happy that I have an opportunity to combine all my interests and realize myself in projects that I am curating or participating in. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Pantano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? (Qual è la cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro?) Amo profondamente il mio lavoro, mi permette di seguire le persone nell’organizzazione dei loro “giorni felici”: matrimonio, anniversario, compleanno, nascita, promozione, laurea, fidanzamento. I deeply love my work, it allows me to follow people…

The Heroine’s Journey story of C. De Melo

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I’m a natural-born storyteller, just like my late grandmother. I can weave a mesmerizing tale from thin air. I love history, too, so as a historical fiction author, I get to blend my passion for history and storytelling together. Also, I love that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rowan Lewgalon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to portray what I see and feel, to be able to give saints, gods, goddesses etc. a face. It is wonderful to create otherworldly scenes and beings on the virtual or real canvas. Painting gives me the ability to convey energies and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Debora Garritani

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The things I love most about my work are freedom and the chance to give shape to the flow of emotions, feelings and thoughts that flow through me like a flood. What is my idea of a perfect happiness? I think that happiness is inside us,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lina Rossini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to use ancestral instruments and experiment with the power of sound to bring well being and harmony to those whom I carry out sound/vibration treatments. In this way I bring together my intution and my creativity which allows me to be myself…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kim Dreyer

What is the best thing that I love about my work? There are so many things I love about my work … though I prefer to call it play 😉  If I had to choose one or two things it would have to be that my creations bring others closer to Source and their own truth and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nerea Carryon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love when I see sparkles (brain changes, the reaction to gaining new perspectives) in people’s eyes when I’m giving a talk. That is my favourite thing in the world!!! What is my idea of perfect happiness? Can happiness be unperfect? I mean happiness is a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carolina Seth

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To physically create what was once just an idea. What is my idea of perfect happiness? When the people you care the most are happy. Being able to create without restrictions. What is my greatest fear? Something bad happening to my loved ones. Falling…

The Heroine’s Journey of Malika Mokadem

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Everyday is different! I never do the same thing, never meet the same people, never work in the same place….I get bored really easily and my work allows me to feel as if I had a different life every day. What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rita Wojcik

photographer/graphic designer & social media strategist What is the best thing that I love about my work? creating something from nothing. the never-ending possibilities. What is my idea of perfect happiness? being with the people i love. & tacos. lots of tacos. What is my greatest fear? suffocating, in every sense of the word. What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sasha De Medici

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love about my work is the privilege. I was four years old the first time I walked into a theatre and I can still recall what I felt, and after seeing the actors perform on stage I decided I wanted to be an…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Caruso

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I have the privilege to create something new every day. I can challenge myself constantly, it’s beautiful. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Living today to the maximum and replicating it tomorrow. I always try to enjoy the moment and looking forward to the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kathy Sanborn

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a composer and jazz vocalist, I enjoy the magical process of creating a song out of thin air and molding it into a true work of art. The goal is always to come up with the very best work that you know how to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Christine Francois Kirsch

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The time before, during and after writing : writing is in my mind all the time in my life, even when I’m not with my computer or a notebook. I love to bring with me, in my head, my characters ! And sharing, with people who…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rebekah Louisa Smith

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Changing a filmmakers life – specifically getting their film seen by audiences all around the world at film festivals and winning awards at both festivals and award competitions. When my sales and PR team come on board its extra special seeing their film receive…

The Heroine’s Journey of Linda Sofia Randazzo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? In order to realize freely and without the permission of anyone my idea. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Power live at once the feeling of freedom, knowledge, good health, irony, passion, poetry, beauty, nature, truth, hope. What is my greatest fear? The passage of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stefania Russo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Besides it is my passion (which is the best thing, in a job), I may express myself without thoughts. And… Because I’m managing it, alone with myself. I’ve some issues to work in a team, because I feel stressed working with too many people and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tricia Danby

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing probably is that I am able to touch people with what I am doing. To inspire them, to allow them to step into another dimension, to see, feel and dream. Perhaps even to lead someone on his or her way. I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Linda Sayegh

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best think about my work is the freedom of expression. Being able to draw and paint whatever I like, be it a portrait, wildlife or a fantasy piece. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness is being loved…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rossana Calbi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being a curator because I love thinking about what I’d like to see around. Also, my work allows me to meet people who can create beautiful things and when they are able to share them with the public, thanks to my work, I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dorie Pride

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love about my work is the ability to bring hope, encouragement, inspiration and love to those who connect with me. I am very honored to be a catalyst for change through my words and music. Many times what I am…

The Heroine’s Journey of Leslie Pietrzyk

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The actual working: when the writing is going well and the words snap into place; when I have that elusive feeling that I’ve gotten it right; when something feels done. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Good book, good food, good drink…and me surrounded with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Renee Lavoie

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to create whatever I want. If I’m happy that day it may be something light and cheerful. If I’m depressed it will be something on the darker side. There is no right or wrong in art to me. What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jeszika Le Vye

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Art is so much about communicating – being able to capture ideas/emotions and create an image that has an impact on the viewer in some way that encourages introspection or growth. As I have grown as an artist, this is something that has…

The Heroine’s Journey of Atiyeh Zeighami

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Well, I believe my real life is all about Art and I can be able to feel things like touching the beauty and I think creating the beauty is the most beautiful thing in the world. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Hum…

The Heroine’s Journey of Deanna Davoli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That it provokes emotion to people when they view it. It has inspired many people, young and old to follow their own paths in the arts. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To always have my family and friends, continue creating art and…