The Three Minute Journal

This simple 3 minute journaling exercise is perfect for getting your flow on so there no excuse to not give it a go.  20 minutes a week and you’ll be firing on all creative cannons. Step 1 Get a pen and paper, a journal or sketch book with a favourite pen is great but the […]

Creativity & Parenthood

For better and worse, becoming a parent has been a creative-life game changer for me and I feel like it’s a rarely addressed topic in the arts industry. A few weeks ago I stumbled upon this article about motherhood and creative careers that I related to so acutely I felt like crying in solidarity, frustration […]

How to Make a Vision Board

Vision boarding is a super fun way to visually explore ideas. I love to do this as a social activity with a group of friends and it’s the perfect starting point for all of my retreats to kick start the creative flow. You can pick a specific topic, section out your board for different parts […]

Creative Gifts of Mammahood

In amongst all the family cacophony in my 2 adult, 5 child household, there has been one anchor for me and that has been creativity. 9 years ago I became an insta-mum to 3 children under 7. My partner came as a package deal with a 4 and 7 year old daughter and 6 year […]

Rock Mamma

Attention uber confident creating Mamas, there is nothing to see here, you can go about your business, move along! Actually maybe send me an email about how you do what you do first so I can share ideas with other mamas out there! But for Mamas who experienced a seismic shift in their creative experience within […]

Fake Coffee

Recently I stumbled upon some articles I wrote for a blog that was never fully birthed called “Rock Mama”.  This is an a reflection on my first post children networking event. So step back in time with me to a distant land called 2010, where I was new to mamahood and MySpace was still a thing. Fake Coffee (Reflections […]

Practice + Toddler

Recently I stumbled upon some articles I wrote for a blog that was never fully birthed called “Rock Mama”.  So step back in time with me to a distant land called 2010, where I was new to mamahood and yet to find an awesome babysitter, although honestly I still rehearse and write this way ALOT! Practice […]

Sometimes you just gotta get a sitter

Recently I stumbled upon some articles I wrote for a blog that was never fully birthed called “Rock Mama”.  So step back in time with me to a distant land called 2010, where I was new to mamahood and relive the first time I invested in a sitter for some child-free rocking! Get a babysitter! I just […]

Distance = Creativity

I am going to make a terrible and shocking confession here, that I am only willing to make as I know my partner is unlikely to read this post and use it forever against me – I am an organizational tyrant, aka control freak. There I said it. So enforced can my organizational regimes be […]

Welcome to the new website!

Welcome to the brand new website for Creative Consultancies.  Please come and have a visit, look around and stay a while! We hope we can help you with your next cultural event, to get planning or with your general arts and cultural needs. Check out our upcoming events – Business Planning For Creatives – November […]