how to be creative

PBS-logo-CaptureWonder of wonders! Miracle of miracles! You really don’t have to read in order to learn things you need to know.

You can also watch videos.

On Youtube!

(Wait’ll our Mom finds out. She’ll be so proud of us for discovering this really keen truth. We feel sooo empowered.)

Or as PBS Digital Studios puts it in the intro to this very informative video:

Creativity has always been essential for our cultural growth, but there are still many misconceptions about this elusive process. Not the left-brain/right-brain binary that we’ve come to believe, being creative is considerably more complex, and requires a nuanced
understanding of ourself and others.

Being a powerful creative person involves letting go of preconceived notions of what an artist is, and discovering and inventing new processes that yield great ideas. Most importantly, creators must push forward, whether the light bulb illuminates or not.