Does Creativity Come From Insecurity? w/ Debbie Millman

What is the arc of a creative life? How do you design who you are and who you become? What journey do you take? What motivates creative people? Where does creativity come from? Can we design the arc of our own lives?

In this video, Chris and Matthew have the opportunity to sit down with the legendary Debbie Millman, at the AIGA Design Conference 2019, in Pasadena, CA. They discuss things that keep Debbie up at night, common characteristics between creatives, and what it’s like to reach your peak.

Debbie Millman is a writer, designer, educator, artist, brand consultant and host of the podcast Design Matters.

Design Matters is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 13 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.

00:46 – What keeps Debbie Millman up at night? What does she think about?
02:25- Is there a common thread between creative people?
03:07 – What fuels Debbie Millman’s creativity?
04:04 – Does Debbie feel like she’s worthy?
04:20 – Parenting as it relates to confidence and creativity
06:00 – The moment Debbie Millman turns the interview around
07:13 – Fair-weather friends, geographical accidents
08:12 – The person Chris Do learned mannerisms from
10:10 – Thoughts on reaching the peak

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