15 Qualities of Creative People

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:03:35

image

Creative people may be defined from the scientific point of view by a whole host of intellectual, emotional, motivational and moral characteristics. The common belief is that creative individuals are daydreamers with a very well developed imagination, playful introverts with a great deal of physical energy and a tendency to rebel against boring stereotypes. If you can identify yourself in the points below it is highly probable you belong to those who can call themselves ‘creative’:

1. When inspiration strikes you fully concentrate on your work and often lose track of time. You forget to eat or sleep and cannot break away from your creative process until the work is done.

2. You love challenges. No problem is so big that you can’t find a solution to it. You’re sometimes even glad when a difficulty occurs because it makes you think harder and challenge your inner artist.

3. Sometimes you daydream. It’s your escape from a boring reality to your own world. You often wonder out loud and might be heard saying ‘I wonder what would happen if…’. This makes it easier for you to change, adapt or modify original ideas.

image

4. You avoid routine as it is something that dries out your creative juices. You’re still in the hunt for new experience and adventures that stimulates your creativity.

5. You are not comfortable with rules or anyone telling you how to do your work. Freedom in thinking and creating is your priority and you hate to follow any conform, exerted practice.

6. You are persistent. If you have a vision you never give up and always try to achieve your goal. This sometimes makes you stubborn in the public eye but you don’t care - you always try to prove you’re right about your views.

7. You are an art lover, you always enjoy a good book, film or a theatre performance - all forms of art hold a huge mass of inspiration that you can use further in your work. You know that inspiration strikes you at the least expected time on the least expected places.

image

8. Your opinion on your work changes very often. It’s not unusual for you to be satisfied with the final result before going to bed, yet the first thing you do in the morning is re-creating the whole work. You always follow your inner feelings about everything.

9. You are a great observer - no detail, even the smallest one will not escape your eye. Your surrounding is your inspiration and you know every single piece of it. You also often tend to observe human nature and use much of that material for your creative work.

10. You have little tolerance for boredom and hate boring things. You always try to keep your mind uplifted and creative and boredom destroys this. No matter where you are you are ready to leave the first second you feel bored.

11. Some people may see you as childish or immature. That is because you like to get silly and playful from time to time because you still carry that inner child within you. Little do they know you have a playful mindset even when being serious which helps you bounce back from setbacks.

12. You are willing to take risks. You may be considered as an adventurous person but you have a good reason for it - you don’t like to play safe games. Instead you look for new unconventional ideas and methods and try to make them a reality. It may not work out well but you always believe it could.

image

13. You know procrastination well and tend to do things at the last minute. This is probably not because you would lack inspiration or be lazy, you believe that the most original ideas come after you procrastinate.

14. You are a sensitive person open to new experiences, emotions, sensations and ideas. Sensitivity can be both a blessing and a curse for you - leading to a greater intensity of experience as well as emotional overwhelm.

15. Your daily routine is upside down. You like to rest during the day and get creative during the night. It is usually in this night time you come up the best ideas.

Have you found yourself in the above points? What do you think describes a creative personality the best? What is your real life experience as a creative individual? Let us know your thoughts!


Image courtesy: Unsplash.com (Tim Arterbury, Alice Achterhof, Lacie Slezak, Matthew Sleeper).





comments powered by Disqus


Subscribe &
Get 10% Off

Subscribe to stay notified about our releases, discount offers and get instantly 10% off your first order!

2017
10 Nov
06 Oct
08 Sep
29 Aug
19 Jul
30 Jun
28 Jun
04 May
25 Apr
20 Apr
18 Apr
12 Apr
28 Mar
01 Mar
17 Feb
26 Jan
17 Jan
2016
22 Dec
22 Nov
19 Oct
06 Oct
04 Oct
14 Sep
06 Sep
15 Jul
13 Jul
05 Jul
09 Jun
24 May
20 May
05 May
29 Apr
12 Apr
07 Apr
15 Mar
08 Mar
03 Mar
01 Mar
25 Feb
17 Feb
10 Feb
27 Jan
18 Jan
2015
22 Dec
18 Dec
28 Nov
28 Aug
22 Jul
23 Jun
28 May
19 May
24 Apr
16 Apr
09 Apr
26 Mar
24 Mar
10 Mar
05 Mar
22 Jan
2014
19 Dec
11 Dec
03 Dec
06 Nov
22 Oct
30 Jul
22 Jul
03 Jun
28 May
29 Apr
23 Apr
15 Apr
08 Apr
02 Apr
19 Mar
13 Jan
07 Jan
2013
25 Dec
20 Dec
10 Dec
07 Dec
21 Nov
08 Nov
06 Nov
30 Oct
15 Oct
16 Sep
09 Sep
03 Sep
08 Aug
17 Jun
07 Jun
05 Jun
25 May
22 May
19 May
16 May
15 May
14 May
12 May
10 May
04 May
09 Apr