Can we tempt you to get out & about to discover more about your creative self?
Starting to feel like you are coming out of that winter metaphorical ‘cave’? And curious about what’s happening out & about this March that will make you feel more of a spring in your step?
We have a cracking mixture to make your March more marvellous without a chocolate egg insight!
We are taking part in the first ever Museums & Wellbeing week 29th Feb – 6th March by running a sharing & networking event 3rd March 2016 at Hackney Museum – find out more here.
Try out getting lost to get found through our Get Lost artist walk on 19th March. We are proud to be part of Find Your London Festival 18-28th March 2016 #findyourLDN
READ MORE via our March 2016 newsletter…
Link to newsletter
Posted by Anna B Sexton on March 2, 2016
January edition of Open To Create… newsletter is out today…
This can be a funny ol’ time of year neither feeling like it’s not really a ‘new’ year yet with the festive season still milling around the edges of our sight lines but not really feeling the ‘momentum’ that we could easily believe we are ‘supposed to feel this time of year…
Read it here
January newsletter http://us5.campaign-archive1.com/?u=e9d8c72e3d&id=1597bbea3e
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Posted by Anna B Sexton on January 5, 2016
What makes your great creative fire burn?
There are so many different ways to make a fire come to life…
Read our fuller newsletter for November with a range of ways to walk yourself, workshop yourself and feed your creative fires… http://bit.ly/OpenToCreateNov15Newsletter
illuminating your creativity over tasty home cooked food & connecting conversations…
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Posted by Anna B Sexton on November 13, 2015
Well that’s what we suggest… Instead of letting your inner critic, wet blanket or party pooper lurk and poo poo your creative plans, how about changing things up a little to creative more creative mentoring and coaching so you can grow, not shrink?
Let your inner creative monsters free…
A sample of the menu we have for you this month;
Our newsletter is out later today – sign up to get yours fresh into your inbox each month HERE
Posted by Anna B Sexton on October 5, 2015
What exactly could that be for you? In these days of “busy”, information overload and rushing to keep up with the latest podcast, box set and time grabbed with friends before our train home?
Dinner & Drawing next week 22nd JulyD&D serving for July 2015 2015 from 6.45pm will be your chance to explore this theme…
Being gentle as you create…
What can you do to be more gentle?
Posted by Anna B Sexton on July 16, 2015
June is brightening up and we are getting all excited about Get Lost artist walks and Dinner & Drawing so we can play with doodling… read more about this month’s events & news via
Open To Create… June 2015 newsletter
Creatively playing, doodling frees your mind… when was the last time you took your pencil for a walk?
Posted by Anna B Sexton on June 8, 2015
This May what creative materials can you turn to gold?
Are you passionate about playing with words? Love creating drawings or photography? Shape shifting work within creative communities? Or creating gold in your everyday life through many simple creative moments throughout your day – creating breakfast, sharing stories over coffee or slaying the dragons of your mind to get creative once the truth is clear and the lies are toast?
We know “You can find inspiration in everything*.” a favourite quote of ours from Paul Smith
* ” And if you can’t, keep looking…” Paul Smith
Get more inspired this month with us with
Dinner & Drawing 19th May 2015 6.45pm – 9.30pm
Book Dinner & Drawing tickets HERE
Perfecting Pitching & Presentation 22nd May 2015 9.30am – 2pm
Join up for free is you are a London based SME HERE
Part of Investment Escalator @ The Clarence Centre for Enterprise and Innovation, London South Bank University
Dinner & Drawing booking page https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/open-to-create-dinner-and-drawing-19th-may-2015-tickets-15497640861
Investment Escalator website http://investmentescalator.com/programs/5385def223b5eae985000011#.VUSoWtJViko
Posted by Anna B Sexton on May 2, 2015
This coming week sees us sharing the love with Monday night Dinner & Drawing 20th April; themed around making it happen your own creative way…
SEE yourself as you truly are…
Set the real you free…
We are then launching on 23rd April our 5 week Creative Thinking Skills course in partnership with Idea Store, East London, UK.
Authentic Creative Networking re-launches on 24th April in partnership with Martin Copland-Gray and London South Bank University Centre for Enterprise, Innovation and Research.
And Self Esteem Enhancement 5 week course kicks off next Saturday 25th April 2015 in partnership with More To Life UK Mentor Programme and Idea Store Whitechapel…
All in the quest to share our love of creating new ways to be fully yourself in your authentic creative wonderfulness… WANNA PLAY?
Posted by Anna B Sexton on April 18, 2015
Exciting to know there is such a swell of global interest in all things creative and the innovations that flow from individuals and groups who tap into their deep wells of creativity…
WCIW is a do-it-yourself event – it happens where ever you are. So Open To Create… is offering up April’s installment of Dinner & Drawing as part of…
World Creativity & Innovation week 15 – 21 April 2015
We are very much behind championing a world where everyone has the strength, resources, and social and emotional support to navigate life’s challenges?
That’s the purpose behind World Creativity and Innovation Week (WCIW) April 15 – 21. Founded in 2001, people in over 50 countries in businesses, schools, associations, organizations and communities celebrate every year.
WCIW is a time to encourage people to use their creativity to make the world a better place and to make their place in the world better too.
WCIW is a time to inspire new action, create novel ideas, make new decisions.
WCIW is a time to educate, engage, celebrate and open doors that help people experience freedom from suffering and open up to new worlds of what’s possible.
Please join with us for Dinner & Drawing 20th April and play your part in honouring and embracing creativity and innovation during World Creativity and Innovation Week April 15 – 21.
Posted by Anna B Sexton on April 10, 2015
April is the month of more light coming in, more feelings of the creative sap & juices beginning to rise up again… and boy do we feel here @ Open To Create… HQ
Make it, create it… go for it this April…
How seasonal are you in your creative cycles and what does April inspire you to create?
We are proud to be part of World Creativity & Innovation week 15th – 20th April with our Dinner & Drawing event 20th April 2015 – this month’s theme is ‘Make it…’
World Creativity & Innovation week 15 – 21 April 2015
Creative Thinking 5 week course @ Whitechapel Idea Store, East London, UK is a chance to play with your styles of creative thinking, learn about creative coaching goal setting tool & leave with a new started & successful creative project by the end of course…
Boost your confidence to create real & meaningful networks with Authentic Creative Networking 24th April 2015. This forms part of 3x 3 Creative Business Nuts & Bolts created in partnership with Martin Copland-Gray & London South Bank University Centre for Enterprise, Innovation & Research.
Self Esteem Enhancement 5 week course @ Whitechapel Idea Store, East London, UK starts 25th April gifting you the time and space to uncover who you really are vs’ who you think you should be to accepted, part of the crowd or to fit in…
Curious about any of the above you can book to call me 07941 655 856 for a long chat about what you want and how our courses can support you making it happen…
Posted by Anna B Sexton on April 6, 2015