Archive for July, 2017

The Creative Curve

There is a certain curve that all creatives must go through when they decide to start a new project. It’s otherwise known a U curve, or a “painting curve” as it’s called by Lisa Congdon in Art, Inc. I like to call it the “Creative Curve” because it happens to artists and creators of all kinds.

When you begin a painting (or any creative endeavor), you find yourself at the top left of the curve, with an idea in your head that ...

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7 Characteristics for Creative Growth

When people are asked if they are creative, the answer is generally a resounding YES or a resounding NO. The reality is that many of us fall somewhere in between, because while Creativity is a capacity we all have, it is one that is developed over time. Much like Motor Skills are developed over time, so are the cognitive-emotional skills of Creativity.

Below are 7 Characteristics that can be nurtured and strengthened for enhanced creativity.

  1. Courage:

    It takes a brave person in this ...

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