How to Break Through Your Creative Block: Strategies from 90 of Today’s Most Exciting Creators | Brain Pickings

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Feeling stuck?  Can’t come up with a great  concept for your next design project.  Depressed because everyone is posting cool articles to the blog and you don’t have a favorite artist?   

Well, everyone gets the dreaded artists’s equivalent of writers’ block some time.  Getting over it or past it is the hard part,but don’t despair…

We have been fooled into thinking that creativity is that blinding flash that descend on us from heaven.  In truth, making art is more like the story of the tortoise and the hare.  Slow and steady wins the race.  Work smarter and work every day to fine tune that creative sense.

Here are some creative approaches to finding that inner muse again…

How to Break Through Your Creative Block: Strategies from 90 of Today’s Most Exciting Creators | Brain Pickings.

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About Forest of Dreams

My family calls me the professional, perpetual student. I suppose they have a point, but if you have to be addicted to something, at least learning isn't usually hazardous to your health unless you spend all your living hours in the library or in a studio with toxic chemicals. When I am not on a quest for some arcane bit of information, I can be found at the front of a roomful of wonderful students-- sharing what my sister Kris called "the Fountain of Useless Knowledge". Or playing Ukulele, and sometimes doing both.... To contact me directly-- email bookarts@att.net

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