Pursuing Creativity

An interview between a mother and her daughter about finding creative inspiration and pursuing a career in art.

LP – Smile Saving Assets

This is a short story on how my individuality created hardships for me within my small town, and how my resilience helped me get through it with a smile.

Eva Simon & Donna Simon thoughts about creativity

“Creativity is more than art.” In this interview, my mother-in-law shares a few ways that she has used creativity in her life.

S. Beecher

A look into Stephanie’s story, creative process, and daily life.

Story Corps Project

I interviewed my Grandfather, Marvin Boehme about using creativity during his time as a Superintendent in Iowa

Creativity for a Lifetime Project

I talked with Evelyn about her creativity through her lifetime as she led me through her stories of being an art teacher, a musician, and a healing practitioner.

Interviewing my Grandparents

In this interview I talk to my grandparents (both in their 80s) about aging and creativity, both personally in their lives and in the larger world.

Joy

I weave my life into the greater story of 1934 to the present, the Great Depression, rural America, the child games we played, while man I would marry fire bombed Tokyo,the second world war, repression of the 1950s,west coast jitters...

Interview with David Osterberg for Creativity for a Lifetime

I spoke with David Osterberg, an environmental and occupational health professor at the university. David told me about his ventures into creativity in the classroom and outside of it, particularly in educating the public about the dangers of climate change.

Rosalie Kenward talks with her father, Mark Kenward about his childhood, their family, and life before she was born.

The interview is conducted by Rosalie Kenward (17) with her father Mark Kenward (50). It was recorded in Oakland, California in November 2017. They discuss childhood, moving, family dynamics, the divorce of his parents and the lessons learned from traumatic...

Creativity for a lifetime interview 1

I interviewed my grandma and got a better understanding of how creativity impacts her life. (I have extra audio I will edit in to make it longer than 13 min)

Creativity Interview

Laura talked about her adventurous life.

Creativity for a Lifetime – Interview with Toni Baugher

In this interview I spoke with a family friend, Toni Baugher, on how creativity has been used throughout her life and was able to capture some of her favorite memories, ideas that she values, and hopes for the remainder of...

Creativity Interview

My rhetoric professor and I sat down to have a chat about creativity.

Creativity in the life of Professor Messerle

Interview with Professor Messerle on creativity in his lifetime

A Creative Interview with David Jepsen

I interviewed Dr. David Jepsen about his life and how creativity has played a role in his life. Formerly a professor at the University of Iowa now retired and enjoying life.

Arnie Kleppe – Creativity for a Lifetime

Arnie Kleppe is my future grandpa in-law and he enjoys woodcarving, painting, and writing poetry. During our conversation we discussed how he uses creativity to appreciate nature and how creativity has impacted his life.