Can we learn how to be more creative?

Approaching an idea or concept from a different angle can sometimes be the thing that makes your art or design stand out from the pack. Especially when it comes to challenges.

So can we learn to approach our ideas and our work in a different way? Can we learn to be more creative? There are many techniques you can use when coming up with a concept or deciding on how you’re going to create a work. Just Google ‘creative thinking’ and you’ll see links to hundreds of books offering techniques and blogs written by ‘creative thinking gurus’.

Over the coming weeks, we’ll take a look at some of these techniques and speak to some inspiring bubblers about their work and how they approach being more creative.

To get you in the mood for the journey, here’s a few bits of inspiration and information:

  1. All about creativity
  2. The real art of creative thinking
  3. Guardian Interview with Edward de Bono
  4. Edward de Bono on mistakes

Drop me a bubblemail of you have any suggestions for things you’d like to see covered :)

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