Here is one of my favorite articles that I had the pleasure of writing, which appeared in the October 2013 Women’s Issue of Common Ground Magazine. The article is called “Wisdom and the Feminine” and explores the links between the feminine expression of wisdom and creativity at the levels of body, mind, and spirit. It is […]
Filmed in early August 2012 in the High Sierras, in a place named by Creative Expert, Austin Hill Shaw and his friend William James Okin as The Universal Ground of Everything, with Padmasambhava Peak and Ganesh in the background, Austin explores the links between creativity and nature in his annual wilderness retreat space. http://youtu.be/fZrtBE08mjM About the […]
In this clip, filmed on August 3rd, 2012, creativity expert Austin Hill Shaw takes a break from prepping for his annual backpacking trip to the Universal Ground of Everything in the High Sierras and contemplates the profound connection between creativity and nature. About the Creativity Q & A Series: Creativity is more important than ever […]
In this clip, filmed at Codornices Park in Berkeley, California, the barely perceptible changes of the high cirrus clouds are captured by the relative stability of the treetops in the foreground. Creative insight often has a feeling of ascension. As such, looking up at the sky and studying its changes, is a great way to […]
In this clip, filmed on July 25, 2012, creativity expert Austin Hill Shaw explores the links between creativity and intoxication. Thank you for your courage and willingness to bring your own creative gifts into the world!
In this clip, filmed on July 4th, 2012, Creativity Expert, Austin Hill Shaw, speaks on the challenges and opportunities of working with the feeling of not knowing during a creative project.
For more on creativity visit http://www.austinhillshaw.com. In late June of 2002, Creativity Expert, Austin Hill Shaw began the most important journey of his life: The exploration of his own heart and mind. In this clip, he talks about his experience during his first 10 day meditation retreat and the impact it has had on himself […]
In this clip, creativity expert Austin Hill Shaw addresses an age-old question about creativity. About the Creativity Q & A Video Series: Every one of you is unique. There will never be another you ever! Knowing this, creativity expert Austin Hill Shaw has dedicated himself to empowering you to bring your creative gifts into the […]
In this clip, taken outside the historic Fox Theater in Oakland after a Beats Antique concert, a spontaneous crowd gathers around a portable sound system playing break beats, funk, dub step, and the occasional Michael Jackson mega hit. The Occupy Oakland Movement and the eclectic and irreverent spirit of the night owls light a fire […]
Do you feel unfulfilled or stuck in a rut? Do you doubt your ability to create anything meaningful or worthwhile? Or, on the other end of the spectrum, are you overwhelmed by creative ideas that you never find the time to bring to life? You are not alone. It is surprisingly common for people to […]