Jill Jones
Certified Creativity Coach


There are many excellent books, websites and other resources to help with the issues of a creative life. The following is just a partial listing of some of my personal favorites. I'll be adding more, so please check back periodically.

Books Related to General Creativity

  • Fearless Creating by Eric Maisel
  • The Creativity Book by Eric Maisel
  • The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp
  • Inspiration Sandwich by SARK
  • A Creative Companion by SARK
  • A Whack on the Side of the Head by Roger Van Oech
  • Inspiring Creativity edited by Rick Benzel

Books Related to Visual Art

  • Art Escapes by Dory Kanter
  • Celebrate Your Creative Self by Mary Todd Beam
  • Painters' Wild Workshop by Lynn Leon Loscutoff
  • The Creative Artist by Nita Leland
  • Artists' Journals and Sketchbooks by Lynn Perrella
  • The Creative License by Danny Gregory

Books Related to Writing

  • Bird by Bird by Anne LaMott
  • Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg
  • PoemCrazy by Susan G. Wooldridge
  • Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury

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