Quote of the Day – What is Creativity?

Betty Edwards Creativity“Creativity is the ability to find new solutions to a problem or new modes of expression; thus it brings into existence something new to the individual and to the culture.”

- Dr. Betty Edwards, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain 

To start off this week’s theme of creativity, it seemed appropriate to define what creativity is.  Today’s quote is by Dr. Betty Edwards and is quoted from her well known book mentioned above.  Notice that the definition of creativity here is not confined to the fine arts.  In fact, the first statement regards finding new solutions to a problem – sounds like something that applies to all of us!


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