Twyla Tharp, “The Creative Habit,” and coming up with new ideas

I had the pleasure this week of hearing Twyla Tharp, dancer and choreographer, and author of the famous book, “The Creative Habit” speak at Hofstra University. Her book, which I already read, is on many “best books on creativity” lists. I was thrilled to have the opportunity to hear her speak. She was no nonsenseContinue reading “Twyla Tharp, “The Creative Habit,” and coming up with new ideas”

10 ways to find inspiration for your creative projects

I originally wrote a version of this post just one month into my creative resolution. Almost two years later, many of these ideas still work for me! The biggest change since then? The inspiration I get from others through social media. Ten ways to find inspiration for your creative projects: Scroll through your feed or doContinue reading “10 ways to find inspiration for your creative projects”

Coming up with ideas and finding inspiration for art projects

Although the other day, my breakfast – a sliced apple, inspired a new art project, ideas are not always so easy to come by. I sometimes get frustrated, when I want to work on a project, but don’t know what to do, or where to start. Here are some things that help me, when IContinue reading “Coming up with ideas and finding inspiration for art projects”