Discover 40 different ways to stay creative

After a while, trying to be creative feels like beating a dead horse. However, if you’re in need of a little inspiration, this handy infographic may be just what you need. 

It happens to the best of us; all is going well until you reach that plateau or that mental block where you cease to produce any creativity. It you think all is lost, think again. Sometimes all It takes is a simple bit of inspiration and/or motivation to bring back those innovative ideas you once had.

Created by UK-based design blog Layerform Magazine comes a list for creatives in need of getting their head back in the game. Listing 40 ways to stay creative, this infographic gives you tips like listening to music, socializing, or even reading a book. Print it out, use it as a poster, then you’ll have ideas on how to stay creative if you’re ever lacking in that department again. It’s sure to help you get your mojo back.

Infographic: 40 ways to stay creative

40 ways to stay creative

  1. Create an inspiration board
  2. Get out more
  3. Sketch more
  4. Experiment
  5. Socialize
  6. Keep up with trends
  7. Learn a new skill
  8. Read a book
  9. Use sticky notes
  10. Break your routine
  11. Be around creative people
  12. Spy on the competition
  13. Visit exhibitions
  14. Collaborate with others
  15. Travel
  16. Get a new hobby
  17. Challenge yourself
  18. Make lists
  19. Meditate
  20. Get feedback from peers
  21. Listen to music
  22. Watch films
  23. Take risks
  24. Write stuff down
  25. Declutter your workspace
  26. Love what you do
  27. Finish projects
  28. Visit museums and galleries
  29. Keep a dream diary
  30. Have sex
  31. Take naps
  32. Watch motivational speeches
  33. Go to the theatre
  34. Practice
  35. Eat different cuisine
  36. Stop comparing yourself to others
  37. Question things
  38. Turn off distractions
  39. Let go of fear
  40. Be curious

Share some of your tips to help stay creative with us. And you can also check out this beer that will help you reach your creative peak.