A simple way to create a romantic evening at home for Valentine’s Day. In lockdown? No problem, I’ve got you covered in today’s video. #glamorousdarling
A hard lesson learned by those who venture where they should not, to prove a point. A dark poem by Nicola Milan.
Five strategies to help you stand out at your singing audition and smash it every time. Tried and tested by professional a jazz singer.
A small shift in mindset can be all it takes to go from never posting your work, to sharing your creativity regularly and succeeding beyond your wildest dreams.
Discover what makes a person mysterious and how capture mystery for yourself. Journey with me into a world of shadows…
How to write a song in 30 minutes or less with some easy to follow songwriting hacks for beginners. Watch as I create a song and play it for you at the end.
Everything you need to know about preparing your chart books for gigs. This is specifically for jazz and blues singers who use lead sheets, but if you sing pop or folk, this type of sheet music layout is also for you.
Being alone, doesn’t mean lonely. This inspirational video shows you how to like being alone and to feel at peace with the time you spend flying solo.
5 daily healthy habits for creatives to help increase your productivity and keep your motivation running at its maximum.
Perth, WA illustrator Nicola Milan showcases her collection of steampunk gothic characters at her first solo exhibition ‘Freaky Little Creatures’ at the 2020 Perth Fringe Festival.
Discover what happened to Duchess van der Park as she performed the ‘Luscious Lucy Fan Dance’ during an unfortunate, yet rather entertaining evening…
Meet the Von Furstenbergs. ‘New money’ from America, with more than one unsavoury secret to keep during their rise to fame and fortune…
Want to be taken seriously as a singer? You need to build a strong, visual personal brand; a way for people to instantly recognise you. Here’s the skinny on why its so important, and how to go about achieving a look that fits you perfectly.
3 steps to help you discover your unique sound and develop your own singing style.
When we set creative projects in motion but then start to feel like ‘something’s not quite right’, we often wonder ‘is it ok to change your mind?’ The answer is a definite YES and here’s why…
Learn how to draw these cute little critters I like to call ‘Skull Bats’. They’re super cute and evil at the same time 🙂
5 super hacks to shake up your daily routine, help you to start generating that creative spark and trick your brain into thinking more creatively.
Discover my set list formula for creating a rise and fall thoughout your set that keeps your audience super engaged.
See how 3 songwriters use the same riff to come up with 3 completely different songs each, all within a mere 30 minutes in this speed songwriting challenge. Featuring Nicola Milan, Housey Maine and Minky G.
Let’s write a song together. I have one here that is nearly finished and you’ll get to see how I come up with the ideas for this song, the lyrics and also how I structure the song so it flows.
Write better songs, instantly! Use my top 5 tips to write songs that make it to the recording studio, not the rubbish bin.
See how I created the album artwork for Minky G’s latest release ‘Little Dreams’. I’ll show you the idea process, illustration process and graphic design involved.
A short, visual dark poem about feelings that creep up towards the end of summer. Awash with gothic undertones juxtaposed by white sandy beaches.
Discover how to reinvent yourself for the New Year and start reaching your goals.
Acoustic cover of Ariana Grande’s ‘God is a Woman’ by Nicola Milan.
Discover my songwriting process behind my latest original ‘I Still Miss You’. Where the inspiration came from, how long the song took to write and more.
See behind the scenes into the creation of ‘Lady Dracone’ – drawn in charcoal, chalk and copic marker.
Acoustic cover of Christina Perri’s A Thousand Years by Australian jazz singer Nicola Milan. Featuring piano and vocal harmonies.
Sick of having to dodge crazed shoppers during the peak hour food shop? Well, you can now shop in peace! We have identified the worst of the worst; the very shoppers that make you cringe… in TROLLEY RAGE! Surviving the Peak Hour Food Shop.
5 tips for drawing with charcoal and chalk so you can focus on the creativity, not the mess.
I’ll show you places in your mind, you never thought you’d ever find… Enter into the depths of my latest poem ‘Where The Dark Things Dwell’.
Introducing Eau de Copulence! The secret to seducing any man, anytime, anywhere, 100% GUARANTEED!! Simply spray and watch them flock to you in droves.
Got a horrible mother-in-law? Here are 10 ways to annoy her… and get away with it!
Meet Hugo and Emelda and watch them come to life from initial sketch to final artwork.
Four little black tops sitting on a wall…. See my latest haul of dark, stormy and Victorian-era inspired black tops.
An acoustic, slower and slightly quirky version of Symphony by Clean Bandit.
Come and explore Florence, Italy with me! The land of gelato, art and wine.
Come inside the Perth Fringe World opening party with me and my band mate Minky G as we explore the madness and meyhem that is Fringe.