Creativity, Community and Common Ground

Contributed by Pat Quinn
A definition of Creativity:
Creativity is the ability to produce something new through imaginative skill, whether a new solution to a problem, a new method or device, or a new artistic objects or form. The term generally refers to a richness of ideas and originality of thinking. Psychological studies of highly creative people […]

Is it possible to channel a kid’s creativity?

Contributed by Tona Arth-Rowett

I’m a new stepmom. This is really cool, because I never thought I’d get the opportunity to parent, and now in my 40’s, I’m opened to a whole new world of experiences. The kids are 5 and 12, so my experiences are on a pretty broad spectrum.

One of the aspects of children […]

Support the Creative Spirit

Because you are a living, breathing human being.
Contributed by Julie Bond, EAC Board Member

Sometimes it feels as if we’ve lost the connection within our culture with regards to the importance art plays in our everyday function as human beings.  The creative hand touches everything that we do on a daily basis.  Museums would not exist […]