Mason jars are absolutely adorable and totally useful! Since I’m quite obsessed, I find ways to incorporate them on The Chic Site and in my home as much as possible. I’m sure, like me, you end up accumulating a variety of jars in your house throughout the week. Instead of recycling them, or worse tossing them out, try one of these creative ways to put them to good use. Continue reading From Huff Post: 13 Creative Ways You Could Be Using Mason Jars | Rachel Hollis
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5 Common Myths about Creativity
World Creativity and Innovation Week April 15-21
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“Mention the word creativity, and people begin to squirm in their chairs. The very thought can prompt anxiety, fear, and doubt – even in the most accomplished professionals. Let’s explore some common myths, and uncover the truth behind this “fuzz.”
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.forbes.com
As WCIW approaches (6 months from now – April 15 – 21) it’s good to keep in mind the kind of push-backs you might get from others when you propose your ideas for celebrating. Review this article, to be prepared….
Wondering, what other push-backs or objections to celebrating World Creativity and Innovation Week April 15 – 21 have you had in the past?
Need help with your creative process? Read these posts.
I really enjoyed these two posts that deal with the creative process so I had to share. Thanks Farron.
WHY SHOULD I KEEP A SKETCHBOOK?!?!
13 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative
Kudos to Andrew Medal for this “hit list” on creativity. 13 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative also give a nod to the book Steal Like an Artist which made the list of 5 Creative Books Everyone Should Read.
Medal refers to research (some with surprising results) to support his list and gives some tips on how to find inspiration to tap into your own creativity.
Maybe one of the most important points on Medal’s list is number eleven. It says that being creative is a LIFESTYLE CHOICE. You have to want it and consciously make time for it.
Read Medal’s article to find out what mind blowing fact you can learn from freestyle rappers to enhance your creative skills.
5 Creativity Books Everyone Should Read
In 5 Creativity Books Everyone Should Read Dean Bokhari gives us some awesome resources designed to help anyone maximize creative potential. That is, anyone dedicated enough to cultivate their desired talent. Innate or otherwise. Click the link above for Bokhari’s original article. It’s a quick and entertaining read. In it he takes a realistic look at the creative process and briefly explains what you’ll gain from each book. If you don’t need any convincing, shop Bokhari’s list below and dive into these gems now by selecting the eBook versions!
DIY: Lamp Re-Vamp
Loving this DIY post by shestylesshe. Share your favorite DIY project in the comments section or tag @etudelife on Pinterest or Instagram with #DIYETUDE.