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Thanks to our ever-evolving digital world, it’s now easier than ever before to get online and get creative. While tangible creative outlets like painting, playing an instrument, crafting and cooking are wonderful ways to let your imagination run wild, don’t sleep on the many apps that are easy to use and can spice up your photos, drawing and designs online.
The impact of creativity on people living with dementia is slowly transforming the way they are cared for. Creative activities have been shown to not only prevent or delay the onset of dementia, but they can also reduce depression, agitation, and isolation by providing the power of choice and decision making.
Anything that keeps us curious keeps us young. Whenever we arrange things in a way that strikes us as beautiful or interesting, we are being creative. Making space for creativity keeps our minds active and better able to consider possibilities and combinations that make life interesting!
Creative expression is liberating, satisfying, and enhances our quality of life. It’s all about figuring out who we are and what we want to say and sharing it with the world in our own unique way. From fashion to photography to fitness, these fascinating folks over 50 are sharing their chosen creative outlets with their online communities.
Linda Hollerbach was diagnosed with breast cancer and 10 years later with melanoma. Throughout her treatment and journey, she discovered the healing power of creativity.
Artist and business owner Suzy Toronto, describes herself as a “free spirit,” but her description of what that means just might surprise you.
Numerous studies over the years support the benefits of learning to play an instrument at an older age. As lifespans increase, so do the opportunities so find enjoyment for decades to come.
How does a couple properly celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, besides the usual fancy dinner and gift-giving? How about going back and time and trying to recreate the scene?
Even while self-quarantining, do your brain a favor and leverage the power of creative engagement. It’s a proven way to help keep your brain active and healthy. Get inspired by these examples of creativity in action.
Mira Lehr is one of the art world’s pioneering environmental activists. Now 85, she says she hears the clock ticking, not just for herself, but for all of mankind.
The Creative Engagement Award celebrates someone who has not only made the arts an important part of her life but shares the many benefits of creative engagement by encouraging and supporting others in their artistic pursuits. At the 2017 Growing Bolder Awards, we proudly presented this Boldy to Jodi Tassos.