Creativity – what is it? 5 quotes to make you think…

Creativity. It’s a big word. And with so many of us working, thinking and being creative in our day to day lives, we decided to ask our followers what creativity means to them. We received some pretty inspiring responses, so, if you’re feeling a little sapped of your creativy, or you need a boost of inspiration, take a look at our five competition winners and discover what creativity means to them.


Got a different idea about what creativity means? We’d love to hear it!

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creativity is having a vision and bringing it to life


We love the idea that creativity is a vision – it’s up to you to bring it to life! Nice one, Sian!


creativity is following your heart and trusting your instincts


Trusting your instincts is crucial to creativity… we think Lizzie has it nailed with this quote.


creativity is escapism


Vision and Display gave us pause for thought here… Are we all just lost and finding our way with creativity? Does creativity allow us to get lost in an otherwise uniform world? We’ll leave it with you to decide…


creativity is the power to express yourself


Expressing yourself helps with self identity, character and personality building. What better way to express yourself than with creativity? In the stroke of a pen, a doodle on screen or a powerful word, movement or idea, we can all express ourselves. Thanks for reminding us, Charlotte!


Creativity is a big adventure


We love, love LOVE, this from Bonnie Bright Designs. We couldn’t agree more that creativity is an adventure, and we at are lucky enough to be taken on each and every adventure that our customers take!


Which is your favourite? Let us know in the comments! And, for your chance to get involved, follow us on social media! Each winning entry to this competition bagged themselves 1,000 Printed Points, which can be used for free print, vouchers, M&S Gift vouchers and more!


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About the author

Bex is our Creative Content Manager and lover of all things community. When she's not glued to her phone you can find her out cycling in the Chiltern Hills or braving the London commute on her Brompton.

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