Tag Archives: Creativity

Unblocking Creative Energy

The other day I was involved in a discussion of how the power to create multiplies when more than one person is involved. This conversation reminded me that many successful creative endeavors have been manifested through the power of several … Continue reading

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If You Weren’t There You Missed It . . .

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. . . but you can read all about it in this week’s Parsons Advocate (May 4, 2011). The STArt 2011 Student Art Show and Reception at the Davis Community Center on Sunday, May 1, featured 130 art works by … Continue reading

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Anti cookie-cutter could be right thing for all arts-based businesses

What would happen if we all took advice from the corporate powers on how to be a successful business? I contest that it would be a bad thing – after all, what is the ONLY goal of a corporation? – … Continue reading

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Unexpected Creative Friends in Tucker County

You missed a great class at the Heritage House in Parsons.   As I walked to the back room where classes are held, I was greeted with many smiling faces.  Most of the attendees were new to me, so Barb McDonald, our instructor, … Continue reading

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Creative Inspiration

“The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider’s web.”     –      Pablo Picasso Some of you might … Continue reading

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A Creative Population

We’ve been catching up on our reading lately and just finished a provocative article in Newsweek (July 2010) about the documented decline of creativity in American culture over the past 20 years, most alarmingly among those emerging from their student … Continue reading

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