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Perspective – Creative Mornings: March 2024

This is a series exploring the theme of the month from Creative Mornings. To explore more of the series, click here.“There are no facts, only interpretations.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche I did not like Philosophy in school. In fact, I hated it. I wasn’t interested in...

Native – Creative Mornings: Feb 2024

Native – Creative Mornings: Feb 2024

This is a series exploring the theme of the month from Creative Mornings. To explore more of the series, click here.I used to have a shirt that had “native” next to the shape of the state of Arkansas. It was one of my favorite shirts, and I proudly proclaimed that I...

Do you know Eva Zeisel?

Do you know Eva Zeisel?

Have you ever heard of the industrial designer Eva Zeisel? Eva Zeisel (1906-2011 (that's 105 years!)) left an indelible mark on the world of ceramics and furniture design, and her journey is a fascinating blend of creativity, resilience, and innovation. Early Years...

But I Have Nothing to Say! 5 Tips for Blogging

But I Have Nothing to Say! 5 Tips for Blogging

Blogging for business can be intimidating. Regardless of whether you’re a solopreneur building your small business or in charge of content for a large non-profit, it can be a struggle to come up with things to write about. Yet blogging for business remains...

How Messy Problems Can Inspire Creativity

Tim Harford speaks at TED Global - London about introducing some randomness into your creative process. "I think we need to gain a bit more appreciation for the unexpected advantages of having to cope with a little mess."

What Is Creativity

What Is Creativity

"Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That's because they were able to connect...

Inspiration for Design It Please [Vol 1]

Inspiration for Design It Please [Vol 1]

Because we all need to keep learning, growing, and being stretched. Here's my first list of inspiration from ten different places. Thought leader and author: Seth Godin Designer and entrepreneur: Tina Roth Eisenberg Designer: Paula Scher Designer and author: Austin...

The Steal Like An Artist Journal

The Steal Like An Artist Journal

Source: The Steal Like An Artist Journal Austin Kleon is creating his own notebook! I love notebooks. I love them for sketching; I love them for journaling; I love them for songwriting. Even though some people say Moleskine quality has gone down as they've gotten...

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