The Power of Groups for Creativity

The Power of Groups for Creativity

It’s no mistake that people love to gather in stitching bees, knitting groups, and all types of classes.  I think that a big part of it is the dopamine rush we get when completing something, or better yet getting a compliment on something we produced

How Pinterest Kills Creativity

How Pinterest Kills Creativity

Like a lot of creative people, I enjoy Pinterest, but it’s a double edged sword.  Those beautiful and compelling pictures of gorgeous playrooms, detailed party favors, and adorable cupcakes can quickly send me into the zone of “why bother?- mine will never look that good!”  I even sometimes become resentful of people who have the time and resources to make the things I see on Pinterest.