The Heroine’s Journey of Carla Iacono

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a visual artist and using different expressive media, I feel a great freedom of expression and capability to deal with everything shaping human life. I love this possibility to develop an independent view of the world and to highlight crucial aspects of life,…

The Heroine’s Journey Today!

A film about complex humans at life-defining crossroads, forced to make choices that directly clash with the set of stories they had thus far lived by. Sophisticated and challenging, “The Children Act” continues this trend for filmgoers who would like to flex their intellectual muscles and engage with serious themes that don’t revolve around crudeness…

The Heroine’s Journey of Burueana Lorena

  What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love my work because it allows me to express myself, be authentic and share my feelings.  Amo il mio lavoro perché mi permette di esprimermi, essere autentica e condividere i miei sentimenti.   What is my idea of perfect happiness?  My idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natasha Butterwick

What is the best thing that I love about my work? * I love meeting and talking to people who are interested and inspired about CULTURE. It’s always an ongoing learning process in our field when we discover and practice new skills. I look at  and process the information with an additional angle as a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Bonita Helmer

What is the best thing I love about my work. The best thing about my work is the necessity to keep researching and questioning in order to create a meaningful piece of art. It can be personal exploration, or as in my case, a study of physics and space in order to capture the connection…

The Heroine’s Journey of April Klinkiewicz

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love celebrating successes with clients I’ve worked with. A success might be a career change or someone realizing they have it within them to create the life they love. I get excited with my clients when they reach goals they thought were out…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Biletta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love many things about my work: express myself through drawings and words, seeing and showing through a different sensibility, knowing beautiful people. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness is when everything turns in the good direction, but…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marilena Pasini

“What’s the best thing I love about my job? Going to sleep at night knowing that when I wake up I can do what I like to do, draw, paint, observe. What is my idea of perfect happiness? It’s that bubble that envelops you when something, even small, goes as you hoped it would go….

The Heroine’s Journey of Etcha Dvornik

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It gives sense to my life, to life , makes me feel alive What is my idea of perfect happiness? To have a project, when I dance What is my greatest fear? To lose a passion What is the trait that I most deplore…

The Heroine’s Journey of Antonella Petrera

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Cosa amo di più del mio lavoro? Searching for the right word. In all my areas of competence the right word is essential. Well said and well written words make people happy and change the world. La ricerca della parola giusta. In tutti i…

The Heroine’s Journey of Abir Alsayed

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work has been my passion since an early age.  I have always wanted to be a part of the arts and the entertainment industry.  Being a child, I wanted to become a painter and then an actor, until I watched a fascinating Syrian…

The Heroine’s Journey of Costanza Previtali

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Ho iniziato a scrivere il mio primo libro dopo aver avuto due bambine: avevo bisogno di trovare una mia dimensione, un luogo in cui sentirmi libera di essere chi volevo. Scrivere è libertà, realizzazione. Quando il mio libro è uscito in libreria ho scoperto…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carla Bertoli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? EXPLOSION OF CREATIVITY THAT BRING ME INSIDE TO FIND BEAUTY IN EVERYTHING I LIVE EVERYDAY  L’ESPLOSIONE DI CREATIVITA’CHE MI FA TROVARE DENTRO ME STESSA  LA BELLEZZA IN OGNI COSA CHE VIVO OGNI GIORNO. What is my idea of perfect happiness? ARMONY WITH WORLD L’ARMONIA  CON IL…

A Whole New Story

A Whole New Story Tuesday 15 January Amsterdam Eye Film Museum  Euro 250 excluding VAT    The future belongs to a different kind of person with a different kind of story: artists, inventors, storytellers-creative and holistic “right-brain” thinkers whose abilities mark the fault line between who gets ahead and who doesn’t. Drawing on stories of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Claudia Sarritzu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a journalist, I love telling current events. But above all the impact that political and economic choices have on people’s lives. I believe that my job is one of the fundamental pillars of democracy. This is why it is not a profession that…

The Heroine’s Journey of Adrienne Moumin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The process of discovery in the darkroom and collage studio. I enter with no preconceived notions, and am always thrilled with whatever comes out of my efforts. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Walking around the city, looking at art and photographing architecture and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Bell Kuarante

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my job is: discovering new cities, and because it’s usually my followers who make the guides and photographers for me! What is my idea of perfect happiness? Living by faith, would be a great step forward for a perfect happiness…

The Heroine’s Journey of Liesl Olivier

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the variety of spontaneous events that the Literary Globe offers such as a few Saturday evenings ago I was reviewing a Poetry & Cocktail bar and at the same time listening to a poetry slam. Or attending an author reading and then having…

The Heroine’s Journey Bootcamp

The power of renewal determines the success of a creative professional and a creative team. The world is changing at an unprecedented pace and today’s solutions do not give way to tomorrow’s questions. It is only by thinking differently that you can remain relevant and competitive as a company. This requires creative leadership: an explorative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mary Nagel Klein

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I paint, I’m totally immersed and focused on seeing what is beautiful – and then transforming my vision into something to share with the viewer.  This act is so utterly transforming that I lose all track of time and space.  It is this…

Become a Friend of The Heroine’s Journey

The Heroine’s Journey Membership Become a Friend of The Heroine’s Journey  We’re sometimes not too sure how we get into good friendships. It seems to happen rather mysteriously: we talk of somewhat randomly ‘clicking’ with people. Trying to plan for it sounds like cheating. But in a busy world, the desire to socialise authentically, with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Catherine Poulain

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best think I love is that I can do it everywhere, at home or during travels, i just need a pen and paperwhen I write or draw. When I paint, I love being concentrated, in a fluid movement authentic and full of energy….

The Heroine’s Journey at the Dutch Design Week

RE-DESIGN VALUE How can innovative client relationships drive new sources of value for all stakeholders? This year, the Heroine’s Journey at the Dutch Design Week Programme addresses the vital question of Client Value. This offering from The Heroine’s Journey at the Dutch Design Week will bring together creative minds to take on some of the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jen Koh

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Since young I have always love to draw, dream & doodle. I always find it therapeutic and calming – creating, exploring & experimenting my art pieces. In my painting world, the best thing I get to be the magician that creates my world of…

Branding

WHO ARE WE? We are business storytellers who help brands to engage professionals and customers at a deeper emotional level. WHY WOULD BRANDS NEED OUR HELP? Brands are adept at raising high hopes and expectations in the minds of consumers. But consumers today are getting increasingly cynical, sceptical and frustrated with brands who simply hold…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jasmijn Vonsée

Wat is mijn grootste passie in mijn werk? Creatie (door middel van film). Het proces van creëren waarbij ik van een idee de vertaalslag kan maken naar iets visueels, wat ik met anderen kan delen. Vroeger was dat in de vorm van schilderen, fotograferen en schrijven, wat ik nog steeds graag doe, maar tegenwoordig is…

The Heroine’s Journey: The One Great Story

  The One Great Story There’s always been a longing to gather the important stories in one place. Some of the appeal of a Bible or the collected works of a big name author is the sense that amidst all the chaos and disparate sources of knowledge, someone has taken the trouble to distill, to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marjorie Le Thiec

Story in english and french What is the best thing I like about my job? The best thing I like about my work its power trip make of new meeting and playing several roles. What is my idea of perfect happiness? the santer family and have a good job. What is my biggest fear? to finish…

Career Management for Creative Heroines

Career Management for Creative Heroines Free Online Travel Guide about Career Management for Creative Heroines    Attention all artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, actors, and anyone working in creative fields — even if your chosen profession is not the most traditional one, cultivating and growing a successful, financially rewarding career is still your goal. In “Making…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jet Noever

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom. Free in thinking, in creating, in time. In search for new things and experiences for my work as a designer and as a teacher. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness to me is living in our free and natural environment,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marie Savage Slit

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I ’m Marie Savage Slit (this is a pseudo), 35 years old and I live near Toulouse in France. Since two years, I’m working on a project called Berlingot / Erotic Fluid Concentrate, it’s an artbook exploring genre and sexuality fluidity. I select…

Testdrive Your Dreamjob

Testdrive Your Dreamjob Tuesday 23 October Paris Euro 550 excluding VAT    Yes, you can try your hand at the career of your dreams without risking your present job, your next mortgage payment, or your kids’ future. You will discover how a ‘Testdrive in your Dreamjob’ – meeting rolemodels who are successful in a creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophie Gaborit

Quelle est la meilleure chose que j’aime dans mon travail? Ce que j’adore, c’est l’inspiration! L’inspiration pour une nouvelle création, pour un nouveau médium. Au coeur de ma création, lorsque les grandes directions se mettent en place, tout mon être est inspiré, à la fois concentré et ouvert.  C’est un moment de pure grâce, hors du…

Autumn School: The Heroine’s Journey in Paris

Late Autumn School Wednesday 10th October – Sunday 14th October    The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in Paris. The Heroine’s Journey is dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative professionals.  The Heroine’s Journey…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susanna Giannoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most is the opportunity to range rover with the artistic techniques. Through the work I try to give a unique emotion. My passion became a job which allows me to continue to experiment and to always seek unique things. La…

The Heroine’s Journey Conference 2018

The Heroine’s Journey Conference 2018 – Rome The Heroine’s Journey is coming to Rome. We are bringing The Heroine’s Journey  Conference to the vibrant city of Rome on 02-04 November with a transformative and properly entertaining three-day event on the most important ideas we teach. Our conference aims to transform lives and build the best…

The Heroine’s Journey of Caroline Koenders

The thing I love most about my work as a printmaker is the possibility it gives me to fully express myself. I have created my own language over the years which gives me respect and distinguishes me from my colleagues. It is who I am. Perfect happiness is the moment I lift the blanket from…

What is Your Story? Know Yourself in One Day

One Day Event: Know Your Story about You and Your Art in a Day Price – Euro 295 A One Day Event on the Power of your Story  This event will be a highly sociable, immersive day consisting of inspiring and consoling lecture, stimulating interactions, lively conversation, food and drinks, and exploratory games What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nelly Sanchez

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love doing research and translating in images or in words an idea! What is my idea of perfect happiness? It’s a peaceful day without any emergency, a long time to create. The silence when I read or when I write… What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey at the BFI London Film Festival

In this groundbreaking new heroine’s journey at the BFI London Film Festival we examine the way we tell stories about ourselves to ourselves — and, most important, the way we can change those stories to transform our business and personal lives. Your story is your life. As human beings, we continually tell ourselves stories — of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosanna Lenci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Love is a great word to use when asking me about my work… for me Design is a passion! I am in love with the decoding process, with reading between the requirements to find souls needing to interact, to feel, to touch, to see!…

Autumn School: The Heroine’s Journey in Rome

Late Autumn School Wednesday 24th October – Sunday 28th October    The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in Rome. The Heroine’s Journey is dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative professionals.  The Heroine’s Journey…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Formenti

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The constant learning. Never stop learning, the world is so complex it deserves to be “learnt”. Knowledge is power. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Be in the present. Happiness is like a camp fire and it happens sometimes or rarely, you have…

The Heroine’s Journey at the Rijksmuseum

The Heroine’s Journey at the Rijksmuseum Tuesday 6th  November  Euro 350 excluding VAT    In this groundbreaking new heroine’s journey in the Rijksmuseum we examine the way we tell stories about ourselves to ourselves — and, most important, the way we can change those stories to transform our business and personal lives. Your story is your…

The Heroine’s Journey of Clotilde Bardet

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like to create. I need it to be happy. I create by playing, writing and drawing. J’aime créer. J’en ai besoin pour être heureuse. Je crée en jouant, en écrivant et en dessinant. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of…

Autumn School: The Heroine’s Journey in Barcelona

Late Autumn School Wednesday 17th October – Sunday 21th October    The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in Barcelona. The Heroine’s Journey is dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative professionals.  The Heroine’s Journey…

The Heroine’s Journey of Irene Di Mase

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sensations that it gives to me while creating. I feel near something divine. I feel in pace! What is my idea of perfect happiness? Feeling realized with myself and love people near me. What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear? I think…

The Heroine’s Journey in the Louvre

The Heroine’s Journey at the Louvre Tuesday 13th  November  Euro 450 excluding VAT    In this groundbreaking new heroine’s journey in the Louvre we examine the way we tell stories about ourselves to ourselves — and, most important, the way we can change those stories to transform our business and personal lives. Your story is your…

The Heroine’s Journey of Carol Amro

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  My work enables me to create to my fullest capacity, to grow, spiritually, and intellectually.  It is important to be the best I can be in life and enjoy it to the fullest. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  On a creative thought,…

Autumn School: The Heroine’s Journey in London

Late Autumn School Wednesday 31th October – Sunday 04th November     The best of The Heroine’s Journey condensed into one unforgettable week in London. The Heroine’s Journey is dedicated to teaching skills not covered by the regular education system – skills that develop storytelling intelligence and encourage psychological well-being for creative professionals.  The Heroine’s Journey…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Larson

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is that it takes me into another “reality” where I am just in contact with my own decisions at the same time allowing a space for the greater consciousness to nudge me with intuitions. It’s really a magical…

Money Management for Creative Heroines

Money Management for Creative Heroines Free Online Travel Guide about Money Management for Creative Heroines    “Money Management for Creative Heroines” Ask an artist, a musician, an actor, or a graphic designer, and each and every one will tell you the same thing: To have the money to create, you have to be creative with your…

The Heroine’s Journey of Patricia Morueco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love to create big shows with different kinds of art. My art is like food for the soul we are here to transform our society and create a better world. That’s my reason to live and by the way my reason to create…

The Heroine’s Journey at the Cannes Filmfestival

RE-DESIGN VALUE How can innovative client relationships drive new sources of value for all stakeholders? This year, the Heroine’s Journey at the Cannes Filmfestival Programme addresses the vital question of Client Value. This offering from The Heroine’s Journey at the Cannes Film Festival will bring together creative minds to take on some of the most…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rossana Taormina

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I like best about my work is waking up every morning happy to do what I do. I’m always eager to start work on an art work or project What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness for me is trusting…

The Heroine’s Journey of Corrina Thurston

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m a wildlife artist and avid animal lover, so I absolutely love having the ability to bring an animal to life on the paper in front of me. I also work in mostly colored pencil. I love a number of things about my medium,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sendres Cedrés Casuriaga

The best thing about my work is expressing my inner-world through both body and vocal language, and communicating with my partners and the audience. My idea of perfect happiness is to be aligned with myself. My greatest fear is to be abandoned. The trait that I most deplore in myself, is my lack of confidence….

The Heroine’s Journey of Kaat Stieber

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I can convert my fantasies to reality and that I can also share them with the world and make a living with them What is my idea of perfect happiness? Allowing yourself to do what you love the most What is my greatest…

The Heroine’s Journey of Pascale Bruinen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Speaking in general: the freedom to choose my own path. This way, I own both my successes and my failures and that is perfectly fine. With regard to writing: when I’m in the ‘flow’ and words just seem to write themselves. That’s when I write…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elimo Art

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My favorite purpose is to create or find colors that match perfectly with each other. What is my idea of perfect happiness? There can be no happiness without my family and without art. So I guess my perfect happiness would be to make paintings…

The Heroine’s Journey of Judith Peck

What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Enjoying what I have, feeling value in the work I am doing, feeling love and giving love is my idea of perfect happiness. What is my greatest fear?   My greatest fear is having a large collection of my own work, dying and leaving the burden of it my…

The Heroine’s Journey of MaiaTeresa Manta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? (La cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro è la passione che ci metto, che è il frutto delle mie emozioni)- The best thing I love about my job is the passion I put in it, which is the result of my emotions. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jessica Diotallevi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is the immense power of creativity. Being everywhere with my works, beyond time, space and matter. What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness?​ Happiness is the idea of a quest that costs sacrifice if we do not…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kristen Ulla

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Last year I quit my day job and became a full time artist. I love the whole creative process and as for the business end I love coming up with ideas and implementing those ideas into action. I love being my own boss. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ursula Caruel

What is the best thing that I love about my work ? Ce que je préfère dans mon travail c’est la surprise. Quand je crée, je ne sais jamais où le geste va m’emmener, c’est une très belle aventure. Elle demande beaucoup de lâcher-prise. What I prefer in my work is the element of surprise….

The Heroine’s Journey of Alice Cimini

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The best thing is to communicate with people, listening to their needs and desires and have the opportunity to share with them my own experience.   What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Now that I have two kids is the possibility to give them…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angela Regina

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Cosa amo di più del mio lavoro? The project phase, consisting in research and in studying. I let myself be inspired, be overwhelmed, concentrating totally on my work. La fase progettuale, che consiste nella ricerca e nello studio. Mi lascio ispirare, travolgere concentrandomi totalmente…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anke Huyben

What’s the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing is that I can make work that people can relate and respond too, by making it myself. The joy of making is the start of that best thing. What is my idea of perfect happiness?I just started at my dream masters programm. Metalsmithing…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Pierides

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love shutting myself away in my studio, music in the background and feeling my creativity unfurl, a bit like my yoga practice where as you start to move, the body starts to open up. I get into a rhythm as the day goes…

The Heroine’s Journey of Martine Borg

Quelle est la plus belle chose que vous préférez dans votre travail ? What is the best thing that I love about my work? Lorsque je découvre un scénario, je sais que je vais devoir alors fusionner avec qui-je-suis et le personnage que l’on m’offre. Je vis pleinement ce moment magique où l’âme du personnage s’incarne…

The Heroine’s Journey of Xana Novais

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I work in Performance Stage World, sometimes as a dancer, sometimes as an actress and finally as a creator of my own projects. What I love in my work is deposit all of my feelings and tests of my life in it, so…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rachela Abbate

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The working process: being in a state of perfect balance between inner and outer world, or better, between soul, ego and world. This happens by articulating something that responds to a vision that resonates with the world. In these work phases, I know to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Orsola de Castro

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  So much: thinking, clothes, giving, mentoring, campaigning, seeing change happen, playing with ideas, with fabrics, shapes and things to come. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  My family and our favourite friends around a table eating great food and then silly dancing to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Tomassini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my work because it makes my fragility noble, my obsession turns into virtue. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Happiness is an inapplicable concept, it must last for a short time or become a new torment. Rather, I believe in a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natallia Valiukevich

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I worked as a graphic designer for 20 years. In 2017 I started painting with watercolor. Traditional painting gives me the opportunity to prove myself. I felt some limitations in digital painting. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The perfect happiness is understanding…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vera Mor

What is the best thing that I love about my work? First of all, the deep contact with my body. The body does not lie and is a profound instrument of knowledge of oneself, and also of the others. Every body is different, and every life story too: I find magical that a single movement or…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara De Marzi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To have an idea in the night and work on it the following morning. When I started working at the beginning of the 2000s, IdealPark, a newly founded company, did not have the budget to advertise. So I studied Media Relations to spread the brand….

The Heroine’s Journey of Katya Coli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My job gives me the chance to manage my time as I want this is the best of life! Having the power of absolute freedom! What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Do not have anyone who tells you what to do, be…

The Heroine’s Journey of Paula Wiegmink Nee Fick

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I get to create the things I love and share my passion for life with the world. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To share my life with the people I love and to be loved. What is my greatest fear? To loose…

The Heroine’s Journey of Victoria Redshaw

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I get to spend my days thinking, writing and talking about design, the future and people. Having the freedom to do this is a privilege and being free from many of the constraints people experience in their working lives is something I truly appreciate….

The Heroine’s Journey of Mary Linda Piercy

The best thing I love about my work is the freedom I feel when I create. If I am feeling sad, or stressed, I can just start painting or designing jewelry, and the process takes me out of myself as well as any problems I may be facing. My work is like therapy to me,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susanna Schulten

What is the best thing I love about my work? I love the freedom to create. I’m a accomplished painter, photographer and actress. As a painter I like to create original work, Photography is the art of the moment, as an actress I like to create the character with compassion and humanity. What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Azzinari

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My job gives me the chance to know my self better every day. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   to be able to love and respect my self always What is my greatest fear?   lose sight of my needs and then…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stefania Ormas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being alone with myself, I am a stranger to everything, there are only me and my paintings. What is my idea of perfect happiness? happiness for me is: health for my family and being able to live my work, maybe on a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lisa Ginzburg

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To’ live life finding stories to write. That means to me to be alive: living and at the same time finding words so to recreate life through my imagination. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A feeling of fullness. With myself, with the others, with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Liliana Cecchin

1) Qual’è la cos ache amo di piu’ del mio lavoro? What is the best thing that I love about my work? Quello che mi piace di piu’ nel mio lavoro è il potermi divertire “lavorando” What I like most about my job is being able to have fun “working” 2) Qual è la mia…

The Heroine’s Journey of Katerina Sidorova

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My (visual) work helps me to process the issues I have no words to answer, it’s me at the most sincere, only in my work I can accept the flaws calmly and gratefully. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To know my loved…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sheryl Luxenburg

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I am a hyperreal painter. The best thing I love about my work is that I am able to express my deepest feelings in a nonverbal way. In kind, my work enables the viewer to interpret the story line in their own subjective way….

The Heroine’s Journey of Tiziana D’Oppido

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Cosa amo di più del mio lavoro? My work makes me happy. When I write there is no time, no space, no sound around me. I feel like I am in another dimension where I need nothing but a pen and a sheet to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alessandra Calò

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I think it is “recollection”: a state of mind combined with reality and not simply a nostalgic evoking of the past. My concept of photography is based on a language designed to suggest emotions without describing them in detail. I love trying new communication…

The Heroine’s Journey of Geraldine Gillingham

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Love the spontaneity of mark making on a clean white canvas with all of the possibilities that that painting might be. I love that when I am painting time stands still, it is only me and the canvas. During those moments I am completely…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stéphanie Sautenet Ssoloeil

What is the best thing that I love about my work? freedom & invention What is my idea of perfect happiness? find places that the man hasn’t yet fucked and to enjoy in silence this beauty What is my greatest fear? I do not have too much! Perhaps my own violence, the monster in me…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marlene P. Naicker

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Connecting to the deepest part of my being, standing centered in a private world, where animate and inanimate merge, where emotions, color, ideas flow – capturing the subtle, the unseen and being able to transcribe that into a design, a color – a story……

The Heroine’s Journey of Abby B Siwela

What I love best my work is that it never gets old, my excitement about it does not get old so I never feel like I’m stuck in a rut My idea of perfect happiness is being at a point where I feel secure,where I feel good enough to take up space without feeling like…

The Heroine’s Journey of Yokko

What is the best thing that I love about my work?    1. Telling a story of a life: either acting or dancing.  We – performers- have a chance to dance and perform out of life. And I really appreciate that I can do what I love to do.  2. Traveling many places, meeting new…

The Heroine’s Journey of Michaela Zimmer

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  •       Its energy What is my idea of perfect happiness? •       Giving, receiving and sharing this energy What is my greatest fear?  •       Even though we are far from the original purpose of fear as an instinct, I still react according to nature and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Verdiana Rigoglioso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being a writer and a translator gives me the chance to feel free and this is amazing. Work with literature is a real blessing. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I really do not need that much. I feel happy when people I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Barbara Di Bartolo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Most of all in my work I love the entire process that fully constructs a character .This process involves many aspects; they are the understanding of the text and how it relates to the characterization of the role and how this new identity is finally…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lisa Lupieri

What is the best thing about my work? Painting takes me to another place which is only mine, limitless, timeless and open. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Bein able to do what I love. What is my greatest fear? To lose my humour and optimism. What ist he trait that I most deplore…

The Heroine’s Journey of Linda Hand

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my work Because its creative and is different each time. I am Free lance which gives me stress and fear (scared to not find enough work to live) yet freedom to NOT have a 9 to 5 job. 9 to 5 job makes…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cetti Tumminia

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Bring me forward in life for what I really am and desire. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To create art and see the world. What is my greatest fear? Failure of any kind. I address every aspect of my life with great…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sally Lancaster

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I get to go in to my studio every day and push my art, learning from day to day. I still have to pinch myself on a regular basis that I get to do this What is my idea of perfect happiness? Spending…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susan Melrath

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is that it is a mirror of my life, and teaches me so much. There are parallels between what’s happening in the studio and what’s happening in other areas of my inner and outer worlds. Everything is related, and there is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sylvie de Mathuisieulx

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have always loved books, and especially the stories you can find in them. So, when I discovered as a very young girl, that they were invented by real people, I thought: “This is exactly what I’m here to do.” Many years later, I’m…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anne-Marie Kornachuk

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Painting gives me a true sense of peace and calm. All feels right in my world when I have the time and space to work. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Having a great ride on my horse. What is my greatest fear?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Centore

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The unpredictability. It is always a challenge, I am never sure that a dress I am making will end being something beautiful or awful. Above all when I use up cycled materials. But I love also to try again and again until I am…

The Heroine’s Journey of Paulina Larocca

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That is personally fulfilling. I help people awaken their creative self, which is their best self and that makes people feel alive again. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be surrounded by friends, close family and have 24/7 access to pets –…

The Heroine’s Journey of Karen Jelenfy

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sensuousness of the paint. Color. Deep rich colors. Big, bold gestures. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Being rocked by the ocean on a beautiful day. What is my greatest fear?  Being abandoned. What is the trait that I most deplore in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosalia Zutta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Sicuramente il fatto che non sia un lavoro ma una passione, è un privilegio poter creare senza orari nè imposizioni Surely the fact that it is not a job but a passion, it is a privilege to create without timetables nor impositions What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sarah Stone

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I am painting I lose all sense of self and ego. I am no longer the director, I become the process. It’s like that sense of flying you have in dreams, where you know if you just don’t focus too hard on what…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabriella Stigliano

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The freedom to invent something that makes my soul feel good What is my idea of perfect happiness? I think perfect happiness is to feel that you have achieved something or a desired person. What is my greatest fear? I have so many fears but maybe I’m…

The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Ceci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To be able to express my thoughts and my sensations freely. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To have a lot of time to read, study and keep doing what I love the most in my life. What is my greatest fear? Not…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorena Pugh

What I love most about my work is the possibility of touching others in some universal way, the way a beautiful sunset effects everyone who sees it. I also love being the author of what I do each day. My idea of perfect happiness is birth, weather it is the birth of my marriage, my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maristella Angeli

(english version followed by the italian version) What’s the best thing I love about my job? When I paint I create, and it is the creative phase that I love most. Painting on a white canvas becomes part of me and of my communication. I express myself to those who will understand. I am also…

The Heroine’s Journey of Adi Lasri

What is the thing I like most about my work? that I can express my creativity at all times and to meet and be in contact with many wonderful people from all over the globe What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? To be happy with who you are and what you have What is my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rossella Baldecchi

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   Qual è la cosa migliore che amo del mio lavoro? The best thing about my work is the absolute freedom that I have earned working in an independent way from the curatorial gallery owners and art world operators. I never wanted to be…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Winters

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love the very process of painting. It’s truly magical. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Living in a beautiful place with my hubby and cats, doing art and selling it. Establishing a community driven, effective art program that grows art appreciation among…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emma Childs

WHAT IS THE BEST THING THAT I LOVE ABOUT MY WORK? Perhaps an ability to instinctively know what colours work well with others and to be able to tune into my different moods to produce one of my four distinct styles. WHAT IS MY IDEA OF PERFECT HAPPINESS? Being surrounded by talking parrots in a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Germana Stella

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I LOVE THE WAY THAT MY PICTURES ARE BORN, BECAUSE I NEVER PROGRAM THEM BEFORE. THEY COMES, SIMPLY. WHEN I LOOK AT THEM, IS LIKE THE FIRST TIME FOR ME TOO. What is my idea of perfect happiness? HAPPINESS FOR ME IS STOP LOOKING…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rosetta Savelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most about my work is the energy that comes from exploring new situations and then writing and telling them. La cosa che amo di più del mio lavoro è l’energia che esce dallo esplorare nuove situazioni e poi scrivere e…

The Heroine’s Journey of Holly Wong

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I like the ephemeral quality of the materials I use such as polyester tulle, vegetable netting and shredded twine. I also like the way that I use the sewing machine as a kind of drawing tool with the sewing line traveling throughout the work….

The Heroine’s Journey of Sheron Mar

What is the best thing that I love about my work?That’s what I’m creating What is my idea of perfect happiness? When you start from scratch and see the result What is my greatest fear? Darkness What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?Sensitivity Which living persons in my profession do i most…

The Heroine’s Journey of Andreea Stoica

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Music has its own very special magic, and when I play, everything else disappears and makes me live the moment, just this wonderful moment when nothing else matters. In such moments you start believing that everything is possible. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Veronica Zucchi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The possibility to become someone else, different and similar. So I can know better the shades of myself, and provoke my imagination. I most like to detect the character’s moment of truth, that give me a sense of wonder. What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Luz Beloso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The ability to transform and build new realities that contains the creative act itself. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Being with people I love. What is my greatest fear?  People I love are missing. What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  I´m really…

The Heroine’s Journey of Savina Lombardo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the idea that thanks to my art I can leave a trace for future generations. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I’m really glad to see my passions realized What is my greatest fear? I’m very afraid that human behavior could lead to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alyson Souza

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I mix traditional and non-traditional methods, incorporating found objects such as machine parts.  My work is meticulous, carefully constructed, representational oil painting, but I love what happens when the combination of these brings about a serendipitous abstraction. I also really love patterns, those that man…

The Heroine’s Journey of Eva Grieco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? While performing I have the opportunity to go out of myself, to be in a state of madness. Researching in dance gives me the occasion to discover hidden sides of myself and to encounter with the unknown. What is my idea of perfect happiness?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Michele Ashby

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of choices this creative life provides; the feeling that I am in control of what, when, and for how long I choose to work. The cathartic feeling and realization that all my efforts have culminated at this moment in time…

The Heroine’s Journey of Patrizia Monacò

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Certainly, the possibility to find germs of beauty and truth inside me and in the world. Di certo la possibilità di trovare dentro di me e nel mondo germi di bellezza e verità. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Being in harmony with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Debora Romei

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The joy I feel in moments of creation that allows me to live a dimension of myself and of particular time where nothing is missing. They are moments of perfection, full of energy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? It is called Love, and it’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dora Stepušin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That I can be myself…Dance as an art form gives us a possibility to be individuals, and for me there is no stronger way for a dancer to have a voice, speak out and express his own thoughts and visions than being himself on…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susanna Giannoni

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thing I love most is the opportunity to range rover with the artistic techniques. Through the work I try to give a unique emotion. My passion became a job which allows me to continue to experiment and to always seek unique things. La…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Masullo

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I can make of every day a unique day. Sometimes, when I drive back home, maybe late at night, I have that exciting feeling of having reached a goal. Those times I’m just aware of being on the right path, of sharing with the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Viktorija Faith

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As an actress, singer/songwriter and creative productions business owner, I love that I am able to freely use my imagination to be independent in my creative choices and express my feelings/emotions in my songs and films. Additionally, the opportunity to work with other incredibly beautiful,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Imma D’Aniello

What’s the best thing that I love about my work? Creativity and imagination. The magic that is created inventing a story. What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? Living in peace and in total love. What is my greatest fear? Stay alone. What is the trait that I most deplore of myself? Being headstrong. Which…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lara Barzon

What is the best thing that i love about my work? There is always something new to invent, the mind is constantly training and you never get bored. There is no pre-established way of working, but each person builds his own. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My perfect moment: Sit by the sea,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Jodi Bonassi

What is the best thing that you love about your work?  I love storytelling.  Through drawing and painting I can create stories based on truth,  creatures and see memories in a new light.  I can create an alternate universe and invite the viewer to investigate. What is your idea of perfect happiness?  Perfect happiness is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Luisa Macellaro la Franca

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  WHAT I LOVE IS TO HAVE THE POSSSIBILITY TO TRAVEL ALL AROUND WORLD AND MEET GREAT DIFFERENT CULTURES AS MINE , THAT MAKE ME EVOLVE IN MY LIFE AS PERSON AND AS ARTIST  What is my idea of perfect happiness?  TO LIVE WITH MY…

The Heroine’s Journey of Leigh Salgado

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that my hand-cut and painted works have a sensibility that is traditionally associated with the feminine. I love that I can do whatever I want in my work and that I’m free to make art that is as “girly,” decorative, edgy, sexy…

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Mola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Freedom. The idea that when I’ve got my fingers on a keyboard or I travel with a camera in my hands, I’m exactly in the place where I want to be. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A winter day, a chimney and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Iris Boss

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work as an actress is its versatility. I get to know many interesting people, and I have the opportunity to work in various domains, such as the theater, film business, television and sound studio. Moreover, I can experiment with completely…

The Heroine’s Journey of Janet Vanderhoof

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   My favorite part of creating is the moment when I feel I disappear and that something greater has taken over. One time I actually felt myself out of body and watched myself paint. That was crazy but I receive glimpses of it often and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Diana Jaramillo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work and my life are one. I do not separate them. What I most love of that part of my life in which I am a facilitator in dance therapy-creative movement, yoga and zen counselling, is that I open a space of creative…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Zanella

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I always thought that Creativity is Alchemy. It makes you able to turn matter into something else. You can do it with anything: colors on paper, food, objects, spaces. I especially love to work as interior designer because this is what to me perfectly depict…

The Heroine’s Journey of Joyce Lieberman

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love painting and collage and also working with clay. I like the focus that it takes in order to be fully present with the work. There is a connection made to some other source.I like the surprises from a series of combinations. I love my color and my gesture….

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorena Parada Sierra

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work is to meet artists, get to know their practice, research interests and then when finding a physical space, imagine an exhibition of their artistic work there. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Getting paid for…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marianna Bussola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The chance of creating a world which previously did not exist. An act of magic… let’s say of witchery.   What is my idea of perfect happiness?    The blessed moments when, while painting, I experiment a feverish and intense passion mixed with a sense…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kate Carvellas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? It allows me to express myself in a way that brings me healing, freedom and joy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being able to walk through life in peace and joy regardless of my circumstances. What is my greatest fear? Becoming so…

The Heroine’s Journey of Roberta Congiu

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of expression, to be able to share visions and worlds with only the support of pen and paper. What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be able to continue to produce art for the rest of my life. What is my…