Be Creative: Step Back

Be Creative: Step Back

As a society, we have the idea of creativity all wrong. It sits in a box labelled “ART” and sensible people know they shouldn’t got there. But we forget being children, we ignore that every problem you solve, everything you adapt, is utilising creativity… everyday...
Kill Creative Block

Kill Creative Block

To overcome being creatively blocked, we need to overcome the cultural romanticisation of the creative act. We need to stop thinking in terms of genius outliers like Bill Gates, Michelangelo, Jim Hendrix and TS Elliot. We need to start turning on the rational mind to...
Therapeutic Creativity

Therapeutic Creativity

A lot of people around me are very busy with creating things: companies, new lives, music, books, art, apps, business models and even children. It’s a powerful reminder of how all-pervasive creativity is AND how unrecognised it mostly is. Very few of the people...
No Limits, No Edges, No Rest

No Limits, No Edges, No Rest

Today’s perspective on creativity and creative process comes from Jon-Pat Myers. Jon-Pat is a South African born sculptor with an international reputation and more than one arrow in his quiver. Jon-Pat’s creative career began in the early 80’s when he was part of the...