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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