Creative Fuckers of the world rejoice! Coffeepreneur Brandon Ivan Pena is making his long awaited entrance to the world of publishing with his first coffee table book, aptly titled Creative Fucker. Aimed to inspire and motivate anyone who needs it, the book is exactly what you need to get yourself in the right frame of mind. Available now for preorder, here’s eight reasons to pick up your copy as soon as possible.
1) Pairs perfect with a cup of coffee
It’s called a coffee table book for a reason! More than anything, Creative Fucker is a love letter to the coffee culture cultivated by Brandon’s company, 787 Coffee, a speciality coffee experience operating out of Puerto Rico and New York City. Written with coffee in mind, Creative Fucker aims to become a part of your morning routine. Concise and visually striking, the coffee table book gives readers a quick, positive read that pairs perfectly with your coffee of choice. A perfect start to your morning, you won’t want to miss your chance to buy it!
2) Positive Affirmations
It can be really difficult to get yourself going in the morning, especially on workdays. Dedicated to inspiring the humans of his community in as many ways as he can, Pena hopes that Creative Fucker will do the same to anyone who reads it. One of the main fixtures of the book is the series carefully curated positive affirmations, written by Brandon and the members of his team at 787 Coffee. Like all work, Brandon understands how important collaboration can be, especially with the members of his team. As a token of gratitude, all members of 787 Coffee were invited to contribute a positive quote to be included in the book. As a result, Creative Fucker serves a plethora of motivational affirmations to get yourself in the right mindset for the day ahead.
Creative Fucker isn’t just a book of quotes! The coffee table book is filled with breathtaking minimalist art pieces, all created by Pena. A feast for the eyes, this book easily fits into the category of books to re-read, especially when around company. Simultaneously walking the tightrope of minimalism and maximalism, this artwork is entirely specific to Brandon’s sensibilities as a creator and human being. The perfect compliment to the motivation it aims to instill in the reader, the artwork in Creative Fucker is not something to be missed.
Face it, you can’t have the word Fucker in the title of your book if you don’t have a sense of humor. Always ready to laugh, Brandon Ivan Pena has no problem pushing the boundaries of a standard coffee table book. Motivation and inspiration are not manifested uniformly. Sometimes all a person needs to get themselves going before the start of a long day is a good laugh. Thankfully, Brandon has cultivated a workplace culture where his team is not afraid to make him laugh. After all, if you can share laughter in the good times, you’ll have a strong base in place for the hard times. Creative Fucker is the perfect pick me up and a great source for a quick chuckle!
Speaking realistically, sometimes a morning affirmation is not enough, especially on days where motivation is hard to come by. Fear not! Creative Fucker does not shy away from kicking it’s readers into gear. Filled with motivational quotes, the book contains exactly what readers need to hear, especially in the hard times. More than anything, Pena hopes that Creative Fucker can also serve as a tool for his readers. With so many options and perspectives, you’re bound to find the perfect source of motivation in this book.
6) For Guests!
Hey, sometimes it takes a little extra time to get ready to go out. Entertaining guests? Creative Fucker is the perfect book to thumb through while figuring out what the night or day ahead looks like. Give your company something to enjoy while you’re away! Obsessed with connecting with as many humans as he can on a given day, Creative Fucker is a great way to connect with your friends. Flip through it together, laugh and get inspired!
7) Support Local
Don’t let Brandon’s positive outlook fool you, he’s had to work hard his whole life to create something out of nothing. Dedicated to keeping his business endeavors close to his roots, he understands the importance of supporting those within your community. As a result, every 787 Coffee location practically serves as a mirror of whatever community it’s placed in. Supporting local is crucial to his identity and in turn, to Creative Fucker. When you buy the book, you’re supporting local! What could be better?
8) A Must Read For All Creative Fuckers
“You’re one creative fucker, aren’t you?” These words inspired Brandon Ivan Pena very early on in his career. To this day, he’s used this quote, one said offhand by a friend, to inspire and motivate him every day. No matter where business takes him, he’s never lost his connection to the creative fucker that got him in the business in the first place. As many creatives can understand, sometimes motivation can be hard to come by, especially considering that artists tend to be their own worst critics. Creative Fucker is written to inspire readers the same way the term inspired Brandon at the beginning of his career.
Creative Fucker is a book you can get lost in, but don’t get lost for too long! Above all else, the book was written to inspire all of the creative fuckers who read it. Creativity is not omnipresent in creators, sometime we find ourselves needing the motivation to bring our dreams to life. Brandon Ivan Pena understands that and wants to help in as many ways as he possibly can. This collection of artwork, affirmations and quotes is exactly what any creative needs to get themselves in the mindset to create.