Daily Creativity #0008

Lidor WyssockyDaily Creativity

Every day we play with a creative challenge. What we create doesn’t have to be grand. It doesn’t have to be perfect. We aim to stretch our creative muscles, be playful, and have fun! Every day we take a little journey with some unexpected turns. That’s the beauty of creativity. If you just let it, it will fill you with wonder. The Challenge Our creative challenge today is made of the following set. If you are familiar with the creomondi building blocks, use the set to explore, imagine, and create. Alternatively, read how we played with it for inspiration first. The Playground We Will Explore The Seed We Will Use in our Exploration And We Are Aiming to Create… Let’s Play Ready to dance? Today, our game starts with dancing, or more specifically, with the Disco Seed. Your exploration playground is your mind. All you have to do is find somewhere quiet, close your eyes and think about the Seed. Soon, some associations will show up. Flow with them and see where they take you. Based on this mental journey, the next step is to create an emoji or a sequence of existing ones inspired by what you saw and … Read More

habit zero #030

Lidor WyssockyHabit Zero

the challenge   We have a special challenge today. Instead of exploring the world, we are going to look carefully at our… Emoji keyboard. The Modern Glyph Prism is a Maker Prism. Instead of exploration, it is focused on creating. And the raw material we will use today are emojis. The challenge is to express the title of the Seed or something inspired by it with an emoji or a combination of few emojis. Ready? Let’s try it… my insight   So, here’s what I came up with: I chose the hourglass emoji, but I used it upside-down, thus making the sand seem weightless. reflection   I played today in a very contained environment: my smartphone’s emoji keyboard. Compared to the creative exploration mode we played with till now, this limited playground seems impossible to imagine and create in. But constrains are the fuel of creativity. So, I approached this task very methodically: I started to skim all the emojis until I found one I can associate with the Weightless Seed. In the case this wouldn’t have worked, the next step would have been to try find a combination of two emojis I can use, and so on. mental notes … Read More