Creative Conflab

On this podcast, you will find honest conversations about creativity, art, design, and craft. We'll talk about what it means to be creative, how to stay motivated and inspired, and ways to continue learning in creative ways. Part solo episodes and part interviews with other amazing creative people we’ll delve into this inspiring world and hopefully motivate you a little along the way. Join us, we’re making things.

Hosted ByTara Joy Andrews

Welcome to Tara Joy Andrews’ podcast Creative Conflab! On this podcast, you will find honest conversations about creativity, art, design, and craft. We’ll talk about what it means to be creative, how to stay motivated and inspired, and ways to continue learning in creative ways. Part solo episodes and part interviews with other amazing creative people we’ll delve into this inspiring world and hopefully motivate you a little along the way. Join us, we’re making things.


All Episodes

EP15 – Creativity as self-care and teaching creativity with Alka Chopra

In episode fifteen, I chat with registered dietician, certified diabetes educator, technology addict and creativity lover, Alka Chopra. We chat about incorporating creativity into our self-care routines, where her love of technology and teaching started,

EP14 – Creativity, Compassion and Joy with guest Meryl Cook

In episode fourteen, I have a powerful chat with Meryl Cook about creativity, how it has shaped her business, and how courage and resilience through creativity is something that makes everyone happier and more confident.

EP-13 – Creative Business, imposter syndrome and making great work with author Russel Nohelty

In episode thirteen, I chat with USA Today bestselling author, fellow podcaster and author of “How to Build Your Creative Career”, Russel Nohelty. We chat about the main areas to focus on to build your creative business, some struggles creatives have, and

EP12 – Summertime, creative communities, and creative workshops you should go to now.

In episode twelve I talk about what I love about summertime and some childhood memories. I also chat about creative communities, mentors, and an AMAZING workshop I went to this week.

EP11 – Marketing, social media marketing and making connection online with guest Kerra AuCoin Mansfield

In episode eleven, Kerra and I chat honestly about marketing, social media marketing and how to be consistent with your online marketing. We also chat about the importance of connections and how social media can help build relationships.

EP10 – My favourite books that discuss creativity and my first Instagram GIVEAWAY is announced in this solo episode.

This week is often the start of summer with holidays for July 1st in Canada and July 4th in the USA. In episode ten I discuss three of my favourite books that discuss and cover creativity. I also announce my first Instagram giveaway that you can enter ove

EP9 – Self-publishing, book design and nerding out about books with guest Rebecca Wilson

In episode nine, I dig into the wonderful world of publishing and book design with Rebecca Wilson. We chat about self-publishing vs. traditional publishing, how everyone should publish a book, and we geek out about some of the things we love most about bo

EP8 – Celebrating your accomplishments, focusing on what you’re good at and asking for more with guest Andrea Janzen

In episode eight, I chat with leadership coach and diversity consultant Andrea Janzen about why we undervalue what we know and do. We chat about celebrating your accomplishments, that icky feeling when you send big estimates and quotes, and how to get mor

EP7 – Setting intentions, rethinking negativity and awesome island with guest Codie Lea

In episode seven, I dig deep with Codie Lea, a bodymind & soul coach and fellow artist about setting intentions, rethinking negativity and striving towards your own personal awesome island.