Restriction


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Restriction

We've established that the first requirement of creative training is purpose. You need a problem to solve. But that purpose becomes useless if there aren't any restrictions to accompany the problem. There must be obstacles to overcome, for creativity to be needed. It's common for creatives to bamone the restrictions they're given. We've all blamed our lack of creative insight on a budget that was too small or, a timeline that was too tight. But the truth is that restrictions are necessary for creative output.

As a matter of fact, the more restrictive the environment, the more creative the opportunity. Let's illustrate this with an exercise. You're going to need a piece of paper and a writing utensil for the exercise, so if you need to pause the movie to get those items, do so now. You're ready? Good. I'm going to run you through a set of guided squiggles. Your task is to turn four random squiggles into other things. This almost child-like activity is virtually unrestri...

Restriction
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Restriction provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Stefan Mumaw as part of the Creativity Training: Generate Ideas in Greater Quantity and Quality

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