I’ve known Renita for a while now. Originally from America, Renita now lives in Wigtown, which the book town in Scotland, with the most stunning views across the estuary. When I’ve performed at the festival, the children have all been whipped up to a frenzy by Renita, who welcomes them in and “settles them down” [...]
You know you are creative, you want to make and create things, but where does your true heart lie? It can take a while to find out, but sitting on the fence won’t get you there. Just have a go at everything that interests you (plus things that don’t) and you will know when you get that “homecoming” feeling. That’s life telling you that this is your true path.
For those of you who have asked before, this also includes a bit of biography about me.
More problems? Let me know and I’ll see if I can help. This is about Not worrying about failure – Not worrying about tomorrow – what people think about you and Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll!
No one likes to be criticised. Criticism can make you feel rally small and it can prey on your mind. The first step in dealing with it is to understand why others criticise. See what I think in this video.
I get quite a lot of young artists contacting me through Drawing School, asking advice about this or that. This little video is really a message to my younger self. I think I have a lot more to say and will as I go on.
I’ll make other videos for teenagers and college students later. Do make comments about anything else you’d like me to talk about – I do like talking!