I don’t know if creative children are different from others. But, say if life were one BIG party — the creative just tend enter the party from a different door. One that, perhaps, no one else knew was there!
Speed is not always a constituent to great work, the process of creation should be given time and thought.
She preferred the quiet solitary atmosphere, to create in her own world of paint and colour, the thrill of anticipating how her works would turn out as she eyed the blank sheets of paper or canvas before starting her next masterpiece. How satisfying it was to mess around in paint gear, without having to worry about spills, starch or frills, that was the life!
Let's always try to paint the truth ... our art must be made to mean something.
All creative people want to do the unexpected.
Typically creative people are usually not clock-slaves or list-makers, so the idea of enforcing goals and deadlines can be somewhat daunting.
I've spent a lot of time encouraging, corralling, protecting, and sparring with creative people.
Spike Lee listens a lot. He's one of the quietest creative people I've ever met.