Why Creative Personalities Need Play

July 19, 2018By Kerry SchaferElements of Creativity No Comments

Almost all creativity involves purposeful play. ~Abraham Maslow

Albert Einstein embraced creative play, as did a number of other bright minds like Edison, Picasso, and da Vinci. Today I want to share ideas from two of my favorite modern day creativity gurus, Julia Cameron and Jill Badonsky, both of whom have a lot to say about the value of play.

Are you neglecting your creativity?

June 18, 2018By Kerry SchaferCreative Wellness 7 Comments

I’m so excited to be writing the very first blog post for Creative Wellness Retreats! Christina and I both fervently believe that creativity is not only fun and fulfilling but an essential part of health, right up there with mind, body, and spirit. And yet so many of us have guilt around our creativity.  We’ve … Read More