Definition of creativity

DEFINITION OF CREATIVITY,

A LAUNDRY LIST OF WHAT IT TAKES OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF AN ARTIST

Risk taking,

perseverance,

problem solving,

openess to experience,

the need to share one’s inner universe,

empathy,

detailed mastery of a craft,

ressourcefulness,

Disciplined spontaneity,

a mind of large knowledge and strength that can momentarily drawn to a particular,

ample joy when surprised,

intense focus,

the useful application of obsession,

the innocent wonder of a child available to a learned adult,

passion,

a tenuous (or at least) flexible grasp on reality,

mysticism (though not necessarily theology),

a reaction against the status quo (and preference for unique creation),

and usually the support of at least one person.

 

thank You Maria!!