Did you know that all of us are creative?

To be creative is to make something original and useful to communicate, entertain, or solve a problem.

What have you created this year?

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Forms Of Creativity

Did you express yourself through writing?

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Or bring your designs to life with wood?

Patrick Star from Spongebob nails a piece of wood to his head. The text reads,

Creativity comes in many forms, including writing and design, but also:

  • painting

  • dance

  • cooking

  • and more!

Being Creative Is Fulfilling

Whatever they are, taking the time to appreciate the beauty of your creations will help you feel fulfilled.

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Whether you've written it, designed it, or built it, you've created something new and wonderful that didn't exist before.

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Creativity Doesn't Have To Be About Talent

Have you sketched the scruffy neighbor's cat in a way that captures his beauty?

An animation depicting a series of well-drawn cat sketches.

As you can see, not everyone can do that...

A basic sketch of a cat. ...but he's mine, and I kind of love him!


Jill loves to bedazzle her clothing, but she sometimes feels that her masterpieces are a waste of time. She is considering stopping. What would you say to her?

Joy Comes First

Any kind of creativity can bring you joy!

Whether you go big and bold...

A shirtless artist in a studio. He whips a paint-covered shirt into a canvas, leaving a large paint streak on the canvas.

...or small and fuzzy...

A knitted Pokemon ball rolls over a white background.

...celebrate the joy!

A cartoon character does a joyous dance.


Your poetry is fulfilling for you to write, but nobody you share it with seems to really "get it". What should you do?

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