Developing Your Creativity

What is creativity? What makes some people more creative than others? How can you improve your ability to generate original ideas and solutions? This beginners course will give you some tools that will help you to learn how to broaden your scope for ideas...

Taught by: Rod Judkins.

Description

What is creativity? What makes some people more creative than others? How can you improve your ability to generate original ideas and solutions? This beginners course will give you some tools that will help you to learn how to broaden your scope for ideas. Through practical exercises you will explore different directions, unlock your imagination and expand your horizons.

There is a myth that artists and designers just wait passively for inspiration to come. They don't. They work at it.

Topics covered

  • Many different approaches for generating ideas are explored in an atmosphere that is stimulating, enjoyable and supportive.
  • The techniques are examined through slide shows and talks, and then put into practice to tackle various creative projects.
  • Participants will work individually and in groups to aid the flow of ideas.

You will leave with the confidence to experiment with unusual solutions to challenging situations requiring a creative approach.

Who should take this course?

The course is designed to help anyone who needs easy steps to develop ways of thinking creatively.

Entry requirements: None apart from an open mind and a willingness to take risks.

Level: Beginners










Tutor information

Rod Judkins is a London-based artist, illustrator, designer and writer. Since graduating from the Royal College of Art he has had numerous solo exhibitions in London and abroad. He teaches on conceptual-thinking seminars at many colleges and has written two books, The Art of Creative Thinking, and Change Your Mind: 57 Ways to unlock Your Creative Self.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • Notebook and pens

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
11/01/2017 - 15/03/2017Wednesdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017Monday to Thursday10:00 - 17:154 Days£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket
19/04/2017 - 21/06/2017Wednesdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£545Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket