6 Practices to Spark Original Thinking and Boost Creativity

Tips May 24, 2021

The ability to think creatively is one of the most important in the work of a designer. This is one of the skills of the future, without which it will soon be difficult to find a job.

Sometimes there is a need for ideas or inspiration, there is burnout, and you still have to work. So the next time you feel that you lack creativity, try the exercises that we have catered for you.

You can also do these exercises every day to pump up your creativity muscles.


Remember - people become creative, not born!

1.  Two coincidences

Take a book and select two random words from different pages. Compare them, try to find something in common. Come up with a story to put the relationship into.

2.  The Unusual life of things

Write the maximum number of ways to use ordinary things in a minute.
Example: for table, cup, cake.

3. Crazy geneticist

On a blank sheet of paper, draw something that combines as many features of all the animals you know.

4. In the animal world

Take a word (inanimate object) and find an analogy from the animal world.

5. A short story

You need to write a story using only 6 words. The story can be anything.

6. A letter

Choose any letter from the alphabet and try to draw in 10 different ways.

Remember, these exercises should bring you incredible pleasure and comfort. Enjoy the exercises!