Artistic

The Creators: Express self in creating or appreciating art.

Self-expression, creativity, imagination. Appreciates art, beauty, aesthetics, language—unconventional people who think outside the box.

Occupations involve hands-on work: Physical, practical activity, use of machines, tools, materials, hands, body.

Work Activities:

  • Composing or writing
  • Creating artwork
  • Acting or performing
  • Playing music
  • Designing or decorating
  • Conceptualizing
  • Teaching art or dance
  • Working on own
  • Singing, acting
  • Doing crafts
  • Photography
  • Expressing myself creatively
  • Ambiguous ideas
  • Studying cultures
  • Using language skills

Descriptors:

  • Creative
  • Independent
  • Unconventional
  • Passionate
  • Sensitive
  • Imaginative
  • Original

Values:

  • Creative insights
  • Individuality
  • Self-expression
  • Art
  • Beauty
  • Aesthetics
  • Language
  • Independence
  • Intuition

Sample Careers:

  • Actor or Comedian
  • Advertising Manager
  • Architect
  • Artist
  • Arts or Entertainment Manager
  • Art Teacher
  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Conductor or Member of an Orchestra
  • Dancer or a Choreographer
  • Drama Coach
  • Editor, Film or Video
  • English Teacher
  • Floral Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Interpreter
  • Journalist
  • Landscape Architect
  • Medical Illustrator
  • Musician
  • Photographer
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Set Designer
  • Writer

Sample Majors:

  • Advertising
  • Architecture
  • Art History or Education
  • Broadcasting
  • Cinematography
  • Communications
  • Creative Writing
  • Dance
  • Design
  • English
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fine Arts
  • Foreign Languages
  • Humanities
  • Illustration
  • Interior Design
  • Journalism
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Music Education
  • Pastry Chef
  • Philosophy
  • Theater Arts

Might Enjoy Work in:

  • Arts– Visual, Music, Drama, Dance, Literary
  • Unstructured Environments
  • Photography
  • Interior Design
  • Advertising and Editing