How to be an explorer of the world.

How to be an explorer of the world.

August can often be a bit of a dead time in theatre unless you are up at Edinburgh, so thought I’d chat a little about one of my favourite books which brings me tons of inspiration.

How To Be an Explorer Of The World focuses on seeing inspiration in the banal and every day, something that here at Pop Heart we always use within our own work. Its written by Kerri Smith who is also the author of the more famous Wreck This Journal. A main mantra of the book is EVERYONE IS AN ARTIST. We all have the capacity to create, every single one of us, all of us possess our very own view of the world, isn’t that cool?  I wanted to share some exercises from the book, some adapted into my own thing too. Ps I basically steal her ideas all the time when I have a creative block, they are so helpful for a starting point.

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