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Creativity Calling | The Lovely Life with Trina McNeilly

    I was recently interviewed by my friend Trina McNeilly (author of the amazing book LaLa Lovely) for her podcast The Lovely Life and the podcast episode was just released!       Episode Notes In this week’s episode of the Lovely Life, Trina hangs out with Jeanne Oliver- painter, podcaster and creative connoisseur. Jeanne shares her journey through discovering her creativity and finding ways to share that with other people. She has created an online platform that provides …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Nine | Goodbye Instagram and Facebook with Kelly Rae Roberts

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with artist Kelly Rae Roberts. Last year Kelly Rae made the decision as successful working artist, best selling author, extremely successful licensed artist, creator of workshops that sell out immediately to say goodbye to Instagram and Facebook. During this interview we talk about the impact this decision has had on her business, life, creativity and relationships. This is not be be missed if you feel that you have to be highly engaged …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Seven | Beholding and Becoming with Ruth Chou Simons

    In this episode I am talking with best selling author, speaker and artist Ruth Chou Simons. We talk about motherhood, second chances on old dreams, pursuing gifts with intention and all of the things we need to say no to so we can say yes with our whole hearts! If you have ever thought that the season that you are currently walking through feels so far from your purpose…THIS episode will give you life today!     Ruth …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Six | Created to Thrive with Matt Tommey

    In this episode I am talking with artist, author and mentor Matt Tommey. Matt is surrounded by creativity in Asheville, North Carolina where he is known for his sculptural woven art. His success as a sought after artist led to his love of sharing with other creatives how to use their gifts to grow their own creative businesses that thrive. Matt shares his journey from working artist to business mentor, some of the lies business owners believe and …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Five | The Creative Doer with Anna Lovind

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and author Anna Lovind. Anna is the author of the book The Creative Doer. It is one of those rare books where you instantly feel like someone dipped into your thoughts and pulled out your secrets. They talk about creativity, motherhood, dropping the old lies about what an artist looks like and debunking some ideas about roles in the home and family.     Anna Lovind helps feminist creatives and …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Four | Strengths Finder with Nathifa Sligh

    In this episode I am talking with certified Strengths Finder coach Nathifa Sligh. Want to know how to work within your strengths? What is the difference between a talent and strength? What about all of those things we know we struggle with…what can we let go of and what can we improve? How many of us are walking through life trying so hard to fit into an idea of us that was never supposed to be? Maybe beating …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty One | A Colorful Life with Sabrina Ward Harrison

    In this episode I am talking with artist and author Sabrina Ward Harrison. Sabrina is a poet, truth spiller, color collector, gentle guide, artist in many forms, and seer of beauty all around. During this episode we talk about Sabrina’s early years and being seen, her creative process, her well recognized hand lettering and how that was born, and what she thinks is the super power of creatives during this difficult time.     Sabrina Ward Harrison is …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty | In the Studio with Ardith Goodwin

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with fine artist Ardith Goodwin. Ardith’s distinct style, work that seems to contain fragments of lines and color much like stained glass and the authentic way she connects with her collectors and students online has set her apart. During this episode they talk about the impact of COVID on the art world, the balance between art and business, how daily rhythms and rituals impact the work and walking out new projects during …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Twenty Nine | At Home with the Nester

    In this episode, I am talking with Myquillyn Smith. She is a lover of all things home, her mantra is “it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful” and she loves to help others live well in their homes too. I can’t forget that she is also a Wall Street Journal and New Your Times best selling author. Her press is long and her heart is totally about helping other home makers connect with the space they …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Twenty Six | The Good Daughters Club with Kathi Graves

    On this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and creator of The Good Daughters Club, Kathi Graves. What happens when rolls reverse and you find yourself being the caregiver of a parent, child or spouse? Join us for a raw conversation about walking through caring for a parent and support group that was born from the pain.           Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and creator of The Good Daughters …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Nineteen | Trust Your Gut with Wendy McWilliams

    On this episode Jeanne talks with self-taught painter Wendy McWilliams. During a crisis in Wendy’s own life she picks up a new “hobby” that changes her life. When she painted her first painting it was awful but she heard a voice inside say, “Do it again and this time relax” and she did. The joy from painting has now led her to be a working artist and she shares a bit of the journey during this interview.   …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Seventeen | Memory Keeping with Ali Edwards

    On this episode Jeanne is talking with scrapbooking leader and the creator of the One Little Word that has started as intention journey for thousands. They discuss simple beginnings, life in the public eye, new starts and trusting your gut. Join the conversation!     Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking with scrapbooking leader and the creator of the One Little Word that has started as intention journey for thousands. They discuss simple beginnings, life in …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Sixteen | Creating Passive Income with Digital Products with Jen Wagner

    On this episode Jeanne is talking to font creator and designer Jen Wagner. They talk about the design process, good design vs. poor design and common mistakes you could be making right now on your website. Join this conversation about stepping out of your comfort zone, creating the life you want and doing things scared.     Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking to font creator and designer Jen Wagner. They talk about the design process, …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Fifteen | The Farm Chicks with Serena Thompson

    On this episode Jeanne is talking with Serena Thompson, the owner and creator of The Farm Chicks vintage market. If you have ever wanted to create your own live market or want to sell at a market with high exposure like The Farm Chicks this episode will help you walk away with a clearer idea of how to reach those dreams.     Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking with Serena Thompson, the owner and creator …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirteen | Stencil Girl with Mary Beth Shaw

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with artist, author, and business owner Mary Beth Shaw. They talk about the journey Mary Beth traveled to go from corporate America to following her first love of art. There have been hardships along the way but it has also lead to a life of art making, workshops, a successful business and many collaborations. Hear from Mary Beth some of her advice to those just starting out and how to honor yourself …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Ten | Leverage What Makes You Unique

    I am talking with Kristin Varela-Schild about her journey of trusting her intuition while building strong and sustainable businesses. The more she learned to leverage what makes her unique she was able to build businesses that impacted her world. This podcast is all about following your gut, learning to think outside the box and infusing more of you into your business.       Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking with Kristin Varela-Schild about her journey …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Seven | Shabby Chic with Rachel Ashwell

    I am talking with Rachel Ashwell, the creator of the iconic brand Shabby Chic. Rachel talks about the huge influences that led to her love of vintage and design, her own journey of living in the US and Britain (and how she lives differently in each), how she honors her creativity and how she knows when she needs to say no to new opportunities. This is an honest and authentic look into the heart and mind of the …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Three | When You Get Creatively Stuck With Kate Thompson

    Have you ever thought that if you were a true creative that you would never get stuck? Have you ever gone to create and can’t believe that nothing is turning out? At all? Have you ever known you were at a creative crossroads but didn’t know what it could look like to reinvent yourself? If you can answer yes to any of the above or you just want to get into the head of a creative you will …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Two | The Power of Consistency with Weldon Long

    So, guess what we just did?  If you have been here for awhile you may remember that for years we did the video interview series Creativity Takes Courage. Gosh, I loved doing that and it was one of the things that was lost while we were growing but one of the things I had wished we had protected better. I am beyond thankful for the push of the launch of Creatively Made Business to bring back a newer …

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I Started a Podcast| Episode One is Live!

    So, guess what we just did?  If you have been here for awhile you may remember that for years we did the video interview series Creativity Takes Courage. Gosh, I loved doing that and it was one of the things that was lost while we were growing but one of the things I had wished we had protected better. I am beyond thankful for the push of the launch of Creatively Made Business to bring back a newer …