Creative expression is a spontaneous response to what we think and feel in a moment. A creative thinker, feeler and maker uses a favorite medium that gets creativity done. Because inspiration and doing creativity can be chaotic, exhilarating, and sometimes unorganized, it is a good practice to keep the tools and materials we use most in a well-ordered spot, just waiting for our expressive touch.
The things we use for self-expression and self-care are personal and reflect our interests and the unique ways we do creativity. A cookbook, yoga mat, museum membership card, gardening gloves, video camera, or a road map. Simple items like these are what we need to get the process going. Our tools help make our creativity happen. Continue Reading