We asked some of the most creative folks we know to open up to us about why they chose a creative career path. Check out their responses below.

Hannah Bladh | Artist

I’ve always loved art, especially painting. I grew up in a really artistic home- my parents have always been really supportive of my art, and they never instilled in me the “starving artist” trope. I loved doing it, and I was pretty good at it, so it always felt like a clear path to me. Read more>>

Sarah Gunia-Jensen | Artist

I have always had a strong passion for art, thinking creatively and experimenting. I chose to take an artistic career to use the skills that I am best at, enjoying the process of creation, and for others to enjoy my work as much as I do. Read more>>

Rogg Tattooman | Visual artist, illustrator and tattooist

I’ve always had the ability to visualize and create as long as I can remember!! I can see it clear as day in my mind and I bring it to life so I figured as the saying says “ you can do whatever you put your mind to” I’m taking the advice and creating this world into a better place😎 being a artist I see the joy that art brings, the world will be meaningless without it. Read more>>

NyOsha “Suga” Randle | Makeup Artist & Brand Owner

I pursued a career that I could be creative in because I love to be artistic in everything I do. Whether it’s makeup, drawing, and even writing. Read more>>