Category: Creativity Tips & Tools

Six Myths — and the Real Facts About Creativity

Here are six myths about creativity that you might not have been aware of: Creativity comes from theunconscious. ("It is mostly conscious,hard work.") Children are more creative than adults. ("Children aren't as creative as we think they are.") Creativity represents the individual's inner spirit. (The works represent "the characteristic markers of our culture and time period.") Creativity is spontaneous inspiration. ("Formal training and conscious deliberation are essential.") Creativity is the same thing as originality. ("All creativity includes elements of imitation and tradition. There is no such thing as a Read more...