The Heroine’s Journey of Neus Kaori

What is the best thing that I love about my work? ​Freedom. I’ve been working with different situations, where I needed to set up my limitations or where other people did it for me, but at the end, even composing is a lonely job, I can, somehow, be free, in choices and in space. The…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisa James

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being able to help people break through their emotional, physical and mental blockages to selfexpression. When people have a cathartic release and a break through during our sessions, I am so overwhelmed with happiness for them to be able to have more freedom…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristina Mascolo

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My biggest dream became true! Now, I can help people get their self-awareness back and unleash their potential they have. It’s always such a huge gift to see how they reconnect with their inner wisdom and finally empower themselves and believe and trust in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Inma Chopo

Passion? My work like an actress, dancer, artist is achievement of freedom, democracy Happiness? To be on beach, watching the sea relaxing Fear? the war Deplore? To be insecure Admire? People who do real their dreams, like Marité Queral Extragavance?  See time and time again a play/film that I love it. Lie? only for say the truth…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marité Queral

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The greatest thing about my work is when you touch the deepest of a person because you arouse his or her motivation thought Art, which let this human being to change his/her life by starting to look for his/her passions. Therefore, you are inspiring…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lori Foster

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Creating a world where problems exist (because they always do) and where people are flawed (because we all are) and yet love finds a way. It’s the great healer, the support we need, and the foundation for a happy existence that puts hardships in perspective…

The Heroine’s Journey of Angelica Pagnelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love meeting many people of different cultures and “reading” individuals as wonderful books. Travelling all over the world, I have the great chance to discover wonderful places, entering in connection with beauty. I like training people on style, that is my core topic,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Connie Costa

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The difference I get to make in my clients’ lives. I also love that I get to incorporate all of my passions in one: the entertainment industry, food & wine, travel, Italy, health & wellness and personal development. I also love the fact that at…

The Heroine’s Journey of Svetlana Cameron

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Meeting new people. An artist’s life can be a very solitary endeavour if you work alone in your studio all the time, but it’s different when you paint portraits by commission. My work attracts many interesting people of different ages, occupations and cultural backgrounds into…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kimberly F. Davis

What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Health, love and friendship. And I hate mornings so sleeping late, curling up next to my love Robert is my happy place. What is my greatest fear?  Sinkholes!! What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  Sometimes I have a short temper, like when dealing with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chiara Monaci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love helping people create a life they love, show them that they have all the skills and resources they need to face any challenge and live a meaningful happy life. Happy, satisfied, fulfilled people make the world a better place! What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Delphine Maillard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Sharing. Music is all about sharing. You share your music with the musicians you’re working with and of course you share with the audience. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Breakfast with my husband and my son. Coffee and croissants. No more bad…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ilaria Rosselli Del Turco

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The calm meditative state in which the paintings are produced. Having a studio at home worked really well with having a family. What is my idea of perfect happiness? In my studio, when a painting seems to have potential. Each painting needs to be…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kyrahm

What is my greatest fear? In these months i’m having a lot of health problems and my greatest fear is losing sight What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Not having picked the rose when it was the right time Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? This year…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sherri Littlefield

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My photographs simultaneously challenge and appreciate contemporary consumerism. In my “shopping series”, there’s humor, sadness and confusion. The content of my work isn’t black or white, it recognizes many shades of grey (and pink) in between. Sherri Littlefield Website What is my idea of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gina Tron

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love being able to see life from all perspectives and the different types of writing I have worked in have allowed me to do that. I have forced myself to have insight into my own flaws and past to be able to write about…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sheri Miller

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the inspiration that flows, when I’m really tuned into my artistic muse, and the ideas rush into my pen, fingers, piano and guitar like swirling, smiling hurricanes. I’m just the woman chasing after the storm, a wide net attached to a pole in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kelly N. Gin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I make handmade Books Of Shadows with freehand drawings inside, so what I like most with my work is the freedom to create books that I like the way I like it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Not to worry about anything….

The Heroine’s Journey of Giovanna Mulas

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Cosa amo di più del mio lavoro? Il transfert. Penetrare le altrui personalità; trasformarmi in loro per poter riportare al meglio al lettore azioni, parole. Che si tratti di uomini, gatti o comodini. Ancora: il messaggio sociale e politico che è possibile e doveroso…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nancy Niss

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m an artist, writer and designer in many different mediums, my income comes from being a Master Tailor. For fun I build furniture, picture frames, work with wire, paper and anything else that strikes my fancy. The wonderful mechanical challenges of pattern making apply to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Debra Keirce

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love that my paintings take on a life of their own and inspire their own narratives when they leave my easel. I relish when collectors share about what my art has come to mean to them, and the feelings they experience while viewing the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cyndy Goldman

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about loving my work is how working is a great catalyst to know myself through expressing it in my art making.  Staying close to the work keeps me in touch with my process in the studio as well as in my everyday life….

The Heroine’s Journey of Rachel Galvin

What is the best thing that I love about my work? As a writer, I love telling people’s stories. As an actor, I love exploring different characters and entertaining or moving others. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being able to live my life the way I want. What is my greatest fear? I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Luisa Marotta

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Vivian Mota

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Monika Miedzianowska

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Federica Segalini

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sonia Carballo – Socatoba

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Mally Harpaz

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Korporal

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Amanda Church

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Filomena Croce

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Marjorie Salvaterra

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Monica Boaventura

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophie Ploeg

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Clara Berta

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Aixa Oliveras

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Julie Baudrier

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

The Heroine’ s Journey of Kim ten Tusscher

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Zelia Evora

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Leslie Neumann

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Maia Euphoria

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

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Barbara Kolo

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Helene Lundbye Petersen

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sylvia Toy

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Kate Kretz

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sharon Pomales

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Johannah O’Donnell

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

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Raffaella Pessolano

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabrina Sala

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Justell Vonk

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabelle Chauffeton Saavedra

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sherri Silverman

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Pauline Siebers

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Francesca Fini

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Rose Freymuth -Frazier

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Bettyblue Chance Susanne Grosswiler

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

The Twelve Faces of the Heroine

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabine Seguin

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Erica Agazzani

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Susan Lizotte

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

The Heroine’ s Journey of Kerstin Paillard

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

The Heroine’s of Tanja Gant

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Roberta Maddalena

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I draw, everyday is different and every drawing brings me in a different world, I meet a lot of people. I love it. And when I play music and do sound design I discover endless worlds inside me. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vanessa Castelao

What is the best thing that I love about my work?Freedom. Being able to work anywhere, any time. That doesn’t mean I work any less, but I can prioritize, my kids, for instance, always have the priority, and catch up on my work in the evening. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Appreciating what you…

The Heroine’s Journey of Krisjan Klenow

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Creating something, in any medium for me is a necessity. The process is my friend when I feel that I have none. In photography it is a way of telling multiple stories it is a projection, or intimate narrative for someone else and rediscovery…

The Heroine’s Journey of Nikki D. May

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love my use of line and the figure combined with patterns of plants and animals. I love working with encaustic, a beautiful sensual medium that is perfect for tying together my collections of found papers and objects, drawings and photographs into deep mysterious pieces…

The Heroine’s Journey of Anna Alexis Michel

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Doing what I love. I’m a visual Artist, photographer, but also writer, director, producer. There is no limit. Just being creative, my job is just to make my dreams come true. I’ve got an idea during the night, or just talking with someone, or just…

The Heroine’s Journey of Cristiana Paternò

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Writing. Watching movies and then writing. Meeting people and then writing. Trying to catch the very essence of a work or a person in my own words.  What is my idea of perfect happiness? Living the present moment with my whole spirit and body. Singing in…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natalya Aikens

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The materials that I get to touch and manipulate; the speed of machine stitching and the slow meditative nature of hand stitching. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Having hours of uninterrupted studio time where the work is flowing effortlessly and a loving…

The Heroine’s Journey of Florence Egasse

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love the freedom of being able to plan my day the way I want to and having the flexibility to balance my work with my family life. I also truly cherish the luxury to be as creative as I want to be. What…

The Heroine’s Journey of Erika Lizee

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love that with the illusions in my installations, I can create an experience for viewers that plays with their perceptions. In the creation of this work, I love that it challenges me in a variety of ways. With each project I try to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Mary Franzese

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love the most is the possibility to work with motivated and skilled people for bringing a new life-saving medical device on the market. Neuron Guard, in fact, is a startup that is developing a connected platform to revolutionize the treatment of brain…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabeth Condon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The sense of discovery in pouring paint and combining ink, glitter and pumice with acrylic pours. I never know where the pours or the painting will go; the movement of paint determines every next step. I love the process in figuring out how to wrest space from spills of color, whether the space in a pattern or landscape. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Ease. When the tip of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Singwan Chong Li

What is the best thing about my job? I like especially the first part of the process, that is to say when I go to buy magazines, and then when choosing the cuts, immediately appear thousands of ideas, that are coming together like a bank of images that later I will choose to realize a…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stephanie Marihan

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The versatility and how can I change the work field easily. I’ve never been bored. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The perfect balance between personal and working life, and sometimes how this can be a symbiosis. What is my greatest fear? Let important phases in…

The Heroine’s Journey of claRa apaRicio yoldi

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I work on my video art pieces I love the whole creative process: From when the first idea or concept appears and how this idea is in my head sometimes for years until I feel ready to start working on it. Then, night and…

The Heroine’s Journey: Your One Great Story

I will take you on a journey of discovery to provide a fascinating answer to the age-old riddle of whether there are only a small number of ‘basic stories’ in the world.   And more interesting even a small number of stories you tell yourself to yourself, about yourself. Travelling along a wealth of stories,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Daniela Vitale

What’s the best thing I like about my job? The best thing I like about my work is the creation, whether it is a season collection or tailor-made dress. For the collection, I start from an inspiration that is always a different culture of the world, joining my second passion that is the travels, I document,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabrina Ramacci

What is the best thing that I love about my work? RAMI (Rescued Archive Memories Initiative) is a project about our memories. So, first of all I love letting people understand how important their family memories are. I love the exact moment they wipe away the dust from diaries or letters and decide to give…

The Heroine’s Journey of Natalie Holland

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  No matter how times I’ve done it, the ability to transform a thought or an idea into an image on canvas is still like magic for me. I love this process: creating something out of nothing. And then of course, the freedom to decide when and how much…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dot Bekker

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work for over a decade has been working with Entrepreneurs which I truly love.  Entrepreneurship brings people such a feeling of independence and freedom.  However, right now I am working on returning home to my country of birth, Zimbabwe.  I am planning to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Lynsey Baxter

What is the best thing that I love about my work?    I love seeing changes in people.  When I know that I have helped someone to get past a block or overcome something that has been stopping them from moving on with their life, the feeling is amazing. What is my idea of perfect…

The Heroine’s Journey of Giorgia Soresina

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love books and children very much, but what fills my heart is seeing a dreaming child, astonished, passionate about a book that I read to him. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The freedom to be myself and to be accepted as…

The Heroine’s Journey of Dominique Cozette

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The surprise it gives me when it is finished because it’s always different from all I could believe in starting it. Specially concerning the novels I write. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I’m not a fan of perfection, I guess it can…

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Graceann Warn

What is the best thing that I love about my work? To be able to turn thoughts that come from poems, songs or even just words into physical entities is magical for me. I never get over it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? There are many things: a full work day with no interruptions,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sharliah Balhmar

What is the best thing that I love about my work? – I get to transform people to make them look beautiful or horror with my free imagination What is my idea of perfect happiness? -when i have nothing to fear of What is my greatest fear? -to be left alone, attacked, suffer physically or…

The Heroine’s Journey of Paige Benjamin

  What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love fashion,style and travel. Though, what I love most about what I do is that I get to combine all three of these passions for the sake of creating. I travel for research as part of my passion. I am inspired and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tünde Török

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Art. It is inspiring to be surrounded by artworks and work together with creative people. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Cycling to my gallery in sunshine after a nice and relaxed breakfast at home on the balcony and then meeting people with…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kirsty McKenzie

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   The colour, the freedom, the message, and my obsession/ addiction to it. And that most of it is done solo. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   Making art non-stop and being in supreme manic creation mode. When my art is “on” and I’m…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tanja Roolfs

What is the best thing that I love about my work? – My work as a jewelry maker gives me freedom to follow my own ideas. What is my idea of perfect happiness? – whenever I am conscious of having a happy moment What is my greatest fear? – Apart from losing the people I…

The Heroine ‘s Journey of Fanni Compton

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I adore the variety and the possibilities of being something or someone so different to myself and to being immersed in an unknown, imaginary environment. Fundamentally the greatest element of my job is doing exactly what I was put on this earth to do…

The Heroine’s Journey of Christelle Morize

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best one that I like in the writing is escape. I like to create worlds, characters, give them a past and a special life of their own. I revolve around a universe that becomes mine. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The…

The Heroine’s Journey of Krista Svalbonas

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I love the sense of experimentation in my work. I often fluidly cross media or mix media in unexpected ways. So I love that I have the skill set and tools to be able to do that. What if? tends to be a question…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sioux Oliva

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Learning. I love to answer questions by digging deeper into whatever topic I am researching. Research leads to more queries that help me understand the world in new ways. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Traveling. Going to new or well known places…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kim Kimbro Taylor

What is the best thing that I love about my work? That what seems to be going on in my work is not actually what’s going on. What is my idea of perfect happiness?When my professional, creative, and personal life are running on all cylinders. They’re all in balance and enhance one another. What is…

The Heroine’s Journey of Seren Morey

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The feeling of invention, inventing new worlds to occupy What is my idea of perfect happiness? That’s a tough one, I’m not sure I know, I’m trying to figure it out. I have lots of moments of happiness with my husband and daughter and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sara Anselmi

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Imagination. I have to use imagination to view spaces before they exist, so I can spend most of the time in a parallel reality. I also love flexible working hours and places; I mostly work from home but I use to move in different…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura Ma

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I’m lucky to have made my passion into my work, what is the most exciting is to be able to direct it precisely  the images I have in mind and see the final result! I also like being alone in the process of creation…

The Heroine’s Journey of Vivienne Aerts

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  As a vocalist and composer I am creating music to express myself and connect with others. At the moment I live in New York where work a lot with Kenny Werner, a pianist that truly finds the greatest sounds in the moment. Besides this,…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alessandra Kre

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The things that I love about my job are many. But what I love the most is probably the feeling I get when I do it. The ugliness of life stay out, and it is as if I was lifted to another dimension, the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Emilie Hallard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The opportunities I have to meet some amazing people, sometimes to listen their intimate stories, and the physical pleasure of the moment that you know you are making a great picture. These are 2 things, ok, and there are more… What is my idea…

The Heroine’s Journey of Laura H Elliot

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Firstly, I have never thought of myself as a heroine, but this is a unique interview and the questions allow me to explain more about who I am. It might add more depth of understanding of my art. So, to answer the question: I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marie Bokillon

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Quelle est la chose que j’aime le plus dans mon travail ? Je suis actrice, alors ce que j’aime le plus c’est le changement. Jouer un jour une gentille maman et le lendemain une criminelle, passer d’un univers sombre à une comédie, jouer au…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alexandra Rutsch Brock

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Pamela Michelle Mathis

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Lorraine Glessner

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Robyn Ellenbogen

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Nicole J. Merchant

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Daiane Azura

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Chuka Susan Chesney

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Kayla Krantz

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Mati Russo

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Camille de la Poeze

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Sophie Bogdan

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Dulce Stein

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

The Heroine’s Journey of Robyn Alatorre

What is the best thing that I love about my work? When I am painting, I lose myself in the process of creating. I forget all about my frustrations and hardships in my “other life.” Everything disappears except the canvas in front of me. What is my idea of perfect happiness? A paintbrush in my…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabetta Ekydarte

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  With my art I can realize the dream of my customers . First of all I listen their desire, second I paint them artistically. My Artshoes are like a tatoo, They are a symbol of something special that you want to fix in time….

The Heroine’s Journey of Martine Plaucheur

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Go on dreaming and playing like when I was a chlid Continuer à rêver et jouer comme lorsque j’étais enfant What is my idea of perfect happiness? To be consistent with my real being, every moment of my life Etre en cohérence avec mon…

The Heroine’s Journey of Connie Goldman

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Its uniqueness. I love that it’s purely my own creation. It accurately reflects my selfhood. I have discovered my influences mostly in hindsight. When I’ve come across someone whose work has similar concerns my faith in the common experience of humankind is stirred. I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Serena Potter

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love best about my work is that I learn something from each new piece, whether about myself or my process. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My concept of perfect happiness changes depending on my needs at the time. After an…

The Heroine’s Journey of Marie – Pierre Durand

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing that I love about my work is seeing my models smiling when they leave the shooting set, or when they are moved by the work we had done. What is my idea of perfect happiness? The secret of the happiness it’s…

The Heroine’s Journey of Rebecca Gomez Farrell

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work is writing speculative fiction and blogging on food, drink, and travel. What I most love about it is when I know I’ve made a connection with another human being through my words, that I’ve made them feel empathy or delighted them or…

The Heroine’s Journey of Susanna Mollica

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I like most about being an actor is that it not only allows me to expand my life by letting me live many lives, but it also gives me the honor, the privilege and the responsibility of offering my emotions as a cathartic…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sara Frigerio

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  My work is extremely various, I can manage my time based on the needs of the Company I work for. The challenge is to reach lovely/exclusive/fashionable products with an interesting price point What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Quite similar to the life…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sherie Franssen

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is that it is complete freedom. What is my idea of perfect happiness? I don’t believe in perfect happiness. What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear is to fall into despair What is the trait that I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tiffany Miller Russell

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Being able to bring something into the world that needs to exist. Being able to catch people’s wonder, and give them a new point of view through my artwork. What is my idea of perfect happiness? First off, I don’t believe in perfection of…

The Heroine’s Journey of Elisabetta Piras

What is the best thing that I love about my job? The best thing that I love about my job is that it is different every day. Sometimes I’m focused on only one aspect of my job, whether it is teaching music, concerts or writing articles, but it’s never such a long time to get…

The Heroine’s Journey of Sabrina Cadini

1) What is the best thing that I love about my work?  The creative and emotional aspects. These can be found throughout the event and wedding planning process with my clients: meeting and getting to know their story; creating a personalized vision for them that includes different elements and traditions; putting together all the little…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ola Manana

What is the best thing I love about my work? I work with dream content so the actual dreaming part is very exciting. Even nightmares can be enjoyable. I have an excellent dream life. Otherwise I love when a painting starts to take shape and come to life. I use many layers most of the…

The Heroine’s Journey of Patrizia Musso

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I’m an Adjunct Professor in an Italian University. I consider this work as a vocation because it implicates a great sense of responsibility. I appreciate talking to my students about brand communication themes. But I’m also a senior consultant and trainer, so I love…

The Heroine’s Journey of Isabelle Cochereau

What is the best thing I love about my work? Something close to freedom and a real need to do it What is my idea of ​​perfect happiness? These moments when love is shared. What is my biggest fear? I can not even write it for fear of reading it. What trait do I deplore…

The Heroine’s Journey of Peggy Viallat

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The drunkenness – not to be attached to a place, to be opened to the energies, to what connects, in the process even the experience of the temporality becomes different. What is my idea of perfect happiness? ( …) an animist vision … some kinds of child…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabrielle Jarzynski

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   My freedom of expression. Ma liberté d’être. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   The mirage from a lost life.  Le mirage d’une vie perdue.  What is my greatest fear?   To lose my family. Perdre ma famille. What is the trait…

The Heroine’s Journey of Camille Cier

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love the most about my work is the people I meet, the encounters I have made.  Having the honor to create these intimate portraits allows me to enter into their world, and inversely, them into mine.  We can interrogate the world around…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kristen Grunewald

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love when I get into what I call the “flow.” It’s a connection to something very spiritual and that is when my creative juices flow naturally without any forced thinking. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Having good people around me who…

The Heroine’s Journey of Maria Vickers

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing about my work is doing it. I love to write and push the boundaries of my imagination, to create stories that will pull people in and capture their attention. In 2010, I became very sick and disabled. Writing has helped me to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Gabriella Messina

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I love the most about my work, about my writing, is being able to learn. Whether it’s history, or religion or science or folklore, or even learning about new people and new ideas through the connections I make with other authors, readers and…

The Heroine’s Journey of C.L. Schneider

What’s the best the thing that I love about my work? I spend my days crafting entire worlds, creating mysteries and adventures, hunting monsters and fighting epic battles. I rearrange words on a screen until they have the power to transport those who read them to another time and place. My stories incite emotions. They…

The Heroine’s Journey of Ariel Bathory

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing I love about my work? That it is expression of freedom and creativity and that it has no bounds. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness is having my dream job as an artist and to…

The Heroine’s Journey of Danielle Futselaar

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I love to create and use my imagination. My illustrationwork allows me to do these things. What is my idea of perfect happiness?   My idea of perfect happiness is being able to do the things I love best, which means i am quite…

The Heroine’s Journey of Tania Ruda

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I love seeing honest emotions and the real life behind a beauty of staged picture. Laughter, tears, happiness, love… moments, when you are who you are, with your dreams, thoughts and feelings. It’s so important for everyone to create memories of such moments. I…

The Heroine’s Journey of Alejandra Menduina Schneider

What is the best thing that I love about my work? My work is my way of life. I feel I’m art too. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Perfect happiness is a negation of life. I believe in the Greek concept of life, as I see it as tragedy dotted with happy moments…

The Heroine’s Journey of Beatrix Carlotta

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Self-expression. As an artist, especially performing and writing, I get to express the things I need to. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being OK with myself. I currently feel to fully accept myself for better and worse, respect my needs, my set…

The Heroine’s Journey of Chloé Mons

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Total freedom. I just have to listen to what I feel deeply and truly, without any king of censorship, and to make some music with it. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Love and art. To be with someone who understands me and…

The Heroine’s Journey of Skye Amber Sweet

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   I absolutely love being a full time artist and muralist because it allows me to stay home with my children and be creative at any time I feel I need to express.   I love to paint in many different styles and keep…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kade Cook

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Without any doubt it would be the freedom of it all. Being able to write exactly what is meant to be written is so freeing and most days completely exhilarating. What is my idea of perfect happiness? My idea of perfect happiness is loving…

The Heroine’s Journey of Kate Taylor

What is the best thing that i love about my work? My work as an artist provides me with the ability to have  the privilege and  freedom to choose my own way of how to impart my knowledge and experience as well as the privilege to appeal to attentive, intelligent, demanding audience of contemporary art…

The Heroine’s Journey of Stacy Nyikos

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The aspect I love most about writing is that it enables me to interact with some of the brightest, most inspiring readers, writers, critics, and material, and that, in turn, challenges me to be a better me. What is my idea of perfect happiness?…

The Heroine’s Journey of Hikiko Mori

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The fact that I’m the mistress of my own world and can give birth to my feelings on stage, or through my paintings. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being serene and loved by people I care about. What is my greatest fear?…