Episode 20

Break free from overthinking in the studio /20

See Michele's stunning exhibition Shared Wavelengths online at Fenton&Fenton Gallery.


Ever feel like you have artist's block? Thoughts racing, and you don't know what to do next? This episode is a little more 'behind the scenes' than usual as Michele puts on her coaching cap to talk Bec through an advanced case of studio overthinking aka artist analysis paralysis.

What triggers overthinking? Why do we focus on the wrong questions? How is the advice to 'just relax' so unhelpful and true at the same time? Why is 3am a terrible time for problem-solving? Why can't we just flip to the end of the book and read the last two pages? And what's a really practical step that will help us get out of the indecision and doubt spiral? See, it wasn't that painful...


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Unearthing Art
Michele Luminato & Bec Leigh dig into making art that matters--the messy reality of being an artist, navigating the creative process and expressing our honest (sometimes weird) selves.

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Bec Leigh & Michele Luminato

Michele is an American-born abstract artist based in Australia. She guides other artists to create and sell unique art from the heart through her Origin Art program.
Bec is an Australian artist whose abstract work combines pigment and poetry.
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