The Illusion of Perfection
In our creative journeys and in life, we often find ourselves waiting for the perfect moment, idea, or plan before we start sharing our thoughts, work, and dreams with others. But the truth is perfection is an illusion that stops us from expressing our creativity and connecting with others.
Playing Out Loud
I want to share with you a concept close to my heart: Playing Out Loud. It's part of my creative life framework, which includes five key points:
Make Cool Things Every Day!
Play Out Loud!
If you're interested, you can learn more about my creative life framework click here!
Playing Out Loud is about:
- Sharing your creativity, message, and story with the world, even when things aren't perfect.
- Learning in public and growing through the process.
- Embracing the beauty of imperfection.
The Power of Sharing
When we share our creativity, ideas, and work, we:
- Open ourselves up to feedback and collaboration.
- Learn more about ourselves, our craft, and our audience.
- Create opportunities for growth, innovation, and connection.
- Build trust and authority in our field.
- Inspire others with our creative journey.
My New Creative Adventure
As an artist, professional perfumer, and creative entrepreneur, I'm embarking on a new creative adventure: writing a book, "More Than A Nice Scent: A Perfumer's Perspective on Emotional Fragrance Design."
My book will explore the fascinating world of emotional fragrance design, revealing the following:
- The secret powers of scent.
- How scent can evoke powerful emotions.
- The art of creating fragrances that consumers love.
And much more!
Writing in Public: A Journey Shared
I'm writing this book in public, sharing my process, insights, and challenges along the way. It's my way of Playing Out Loud, of writing in public, and I invite you to join me on this journey.
You can learn more about my book project at my new website www.emotionalfragrancedesign.com.
Embracing Imperfection: The Path Forward
So, let's embrace imperfection. Let's Play Out Loud! Because we have a lot to gain from sharing our creativity with the world!