Even the most creative people get stuck, in fact, that was our inspiration for writing this blog. We've both had those days when we sat staring through the camera or an empty work table searching for inspiration that never came. We've been stuck, frustrated, inspiration-less.
After years of working through this non-creative state, we've found ways around and through it. You see, being stuck with no bright flashes of inspiration to kick-start your creativity isn't the worst thing. It is the normal thing. It's frustrating, but also it is a necessary step in the creative process.
Why? Because we can't keep doing the same things day-after-day and expect to be inspired. And when we become uninspired, it's a reminder that we need to shake things up and do something different to change our state of being.
Inspiration can come in many forms. Here are five tips for breaking or changing habits that can lead to increased creativity:
Still feeling stuck? Remember, inspiration is everywhere, especially on social media sites like Instagram and Pinterest. Here are just four of the creative people we follow for inspiration.
Let's inspire each other. Please comment below and share your tips, websites, pages,places, anything that inspires you!
In our next blog post, Carol and I will share our personal stories of inspiration and some of the artists who inspire us. Stay tuned!
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