29 ways to stay creative…


23/06/2011 by Sarah Ritchie

Here is a fabulous, motivational list by Ivan Raszl from “Ivan’s Blog” at creativebits.org:

29 Ways to Stay Creative

  1. Make lists.
  2. Carry a notebook everywhere.
  3. Try free writing.
  4. Get away from the computer.
  5. Quit beating yourself up.
  6. Take breaks.
  7. Sing in the shower.
  8. Drink coffee.
  9. Listen to new music.
  10. Be open.
  11. Surround yourself with creative people.
  12. Get feedback.
  13. Collaborate.
  14. Don’t give up.
  15. Practise, practise, practise.
  16. Allow yourself to make mistakes.
  17. Go somewhere new.
  18. Count your blessings.
  19. Get lots of rest.
  20. Take risks.
  21. Break the rules.
  22. Don’t force it.
  23. Read a page of the dictionary.
  24. Create a framework.
  25. Stop trying to be someone else’s perfect.
  26. Got an idea? Write it down.
  27. Clean your workspace.
  28. Have fun.
  29. Finish something.

Thanks Ivan!


3 thoughts on “29 ways to stay creative…

  1. 30th is: Be independent in your thoughts. Let your mind wander in the world of thoughts. Then, suddenly from nowhere a phenomena of a new idea sprang up which is called CREATIVITY and creativity doesn’t have ages.

  2. Sarah Ritchie says:

    Hear, hear to that!

  3. […] over a year ago I shared with you a collection of inspirational ideas titled: “29 Ways to Stay Creative. It’s a little difficult to “stay” creative unless you first “get” […]

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