All Posts by Elaine Allen

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Elaine Allen is a lifelong artist who loves to share her love for art and her expertise with anyone who would love to discover their creativity.

Dec 18

Beautiful and Elegant Paper Cranes

By Elaine Allen | Uncategorised

   Origami, the art of paper folding, was a favorite activity for my boys when they were young. We’d pour over the instructions and follow each step to intricately fold until we had a frog or bird or amazing airplane in our hands. I love paper art (a respectable collection of pop-up books is a testament to […]

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Sep 10

Creativity and the Brain!

By Elaine Allen | Uncategorised

Neuroscientists are studying exactly how our brain allows us to be creative – and this is a field that fascinates me! There’s still so much to learn, but one thing that has become clear is that creativity is a process and that it doesn’t originate in only one place in the brain. Antonio Damasio, a […]

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