On Being Creative...

Do you consider yourself 'creative'? 

For a long time, to me being creative was synonymous with being 'artistic'. I thought that to be creative you had to be able to paint or draw or take photos or do one of the common artsy things like pottery. I don't know where this assumption came from, perhaps it's to do with the way our schooling curriculum is set up here in Australia, with the 'Creative Arts' title slapped on only those type of traditional streams. Anyway, because of this self imposed definition of creativity, I've never really thought of myself as such, despite the fact that I actually was a pretty creative child and teenager. 

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