Jill Badonsky, MEd
Marge is all about beginning the creative process often the hardest part. This mini-series includes "Marge Reloaded"; an inspiring interview helping artists navigate the swamps of procrastination; and 8 Ways to Stop Creative Neglect."
How many times have you heard, "It's always been done this way?" Try this challenging puzzle to learn how to 'think outside the box' and free yourself from limiting beliefs.
If you've ever been to an event with a craft fair, you've probably noticed those eye-catching booths full of colorful tie-dye clothing and home decor. If you marvel at how those intricate, vibrant designs get onto a plain cotton T-shirt, know this: you too can make these creatively fun works of art!
John M. Eger
Design thinking integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.
In so many ways throughout our days, we are connecting to that astonishing light within us. Bringing awareness of the sacred, the connectedness, the mysterious into our consciousness enhances our sense of aliveness.
This is how it is done — how anything is done. One moment, then the next, then the next. This is how this book is being written: I type this word, then this one, then this one. The words build sentences. The sentences build a paragraph. A book is impossible, but a word and then another word is not.
People enjoy being challenged by possibly unanswerable questions. Like a seriously contended chess game, they cause us to feel awake and excited, and therein lie the seeds for creativity. Try these writing exercises and see if any of them help you become a more creative thinker and writer. Plus:
Change "dreams" to "passion" and follow that energy into the crevices of your days. Connecting you to brilliant creative souls: Returning Poet Nanette Jones, Nu Shooz's Valerie Day, and artist and actor Angela Cartwright.
Curious? Crack your openness to experience and let the light shine in! These bits-o-wisdom, think-ables, and prompts are curated from global creativity experts, leaders, and deck dealers and are designed to activate your genetic disposition towards originality and authenticity. Cast Light Upon Thee ⇢
Q. You are passionate about your art, the environment, women's health issues, and so much more. Is being passionate part of your DNA or is it part of your life's journey?
A. Being passionate is something that was passed on to me from the women in my family, but it also became my journey as in passion for my art and the environment. It is the one word that defines my life at this point. The passion in my family started with my grandmother who was breast cancer survivor and she became passionate about life and living in the moment and she taught that to my mother.
The brilliant blending of ideas inspired by a best-selling author. Juicy Journaling • Creativity & Preciousness • Scientists Are Artists Too • What Motivates Us to Create? • Prompts: Moon Medicine
Get quiet for a few moments and look (really look) inside your own heart. What is going on inside of you? If you stop and take a look, can you see?
Author and writing coach Cynthia Morris leads writers down the path to creating a productive writer's life through a collection of articles and interviews that share her insights as a coach to help writers take a priorities inventory, overcome excuses, replenish creativity, and realize their most valuable assets.
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Ruth, Mary H.
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