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July 26, 2016

Julia Cameron: How to Get Creative in Later Life

…into creative actions. One of the book’s messages is that creativity is not limited to the arts. We are all creative beings and live creative lives. In what ways can…

December 2, 2019

The surprising benefits of getting creative

…on our creativity. He suggests giving yourself permission to explore a new creative outlet. “Anyone can be creative, and while not just anyone can be Steinbeck, he can enable you…

June 28, 2016

Art-Making: It’s Powerful Medicine

…new programs. Creative Aging Network NC This organization provides creative arts programs for seniors in North Carolina. engAGE EngAGE provides arts, wellness, lifelong learning, community building and intergenerational programs to…

February 21 | 10:00am12:00pm

Creative Expression: The Art of Gravity Stone Balancing

The Art of Gravity Stone Balancing by Tom O’Dwyer Tom will talk about the history of stone balancing and demonstrate gravity stone balancing. He will then set the stage for…

March 24, 2017

The Upside of 70

…the Creative Process The creative process is not solely a function of brainpower, anyway. It’s an emotional process supported by technique and craft, things that only experience can teach. When…

April 14, 2013

Linky Sunday: A New Resource for Creative Aging, Late Life Crises…

…Age creatively! The National Center for Creative Aging has launched the first Directory of Creative Aging Programs in America. The directory features arts programs serving older people and includes intergenerational…

March 2, 2014

10 creative older women find fans on the web, and more news from the week online

…one? Read Karpf’s brilliant essay at the Guardian.com. Creative older women In the wake of the new documentary about Elaine Stritch, Flavorpill paid tribute to “10 Creative Women Over 80…

September 14, 2015

Aging With Attitude: Debra Rapoport

“Life is a creative path, and you can go down it any way you like — usually one step at a time. I am far from fearless, but if I…

November 6, 2016

A Senior’s Guide to Sex Without Intercourse

…especially as we age: 9 Reasons to Try Sex Without Penetration Your skin is your largest sex organ. Your body is a wonderland of sensation. Seeing sexual expression as solely…

July 30, 2013

Fun for the Brain: Make Art!

…intertwined. With bilaterality, the left boosts the right.” This interdependence increases older people’s abilities in many areas, including the arts.   Late Bloomers Rule Many of us enjoyed creative expression

May 22, 2013

Mouse Mastery: 5 Creative Online Games

There are two sides to the digital divide: Some kids struggle with handwriting; some seniors struggle with mouse control. If your mouse skills could use some improvement, recognize that just…

September 10, 2013

Senior Fashion Day v.2.0

…ladies and men who inspire us all, young and old, with their head-over-heels love for style as creative expression. At the forefront of a new appreciation for senior fashion is…

September 26, 2014

Ari Seth Cohen on the Ladies of Advanced Style

…My appreciation for older women began with my two grandmothers, who raised me along with my mother. Both were wonderfully stylish, creative and smart. My grandmother Bluma used to look…

February 25, 2015

Bulletin Board: Opportunities for Senior Performers and Artists

…audition The TEAM is auditioning for a two-week workshop for “Primer” in Brooklyn, NY. The company is looking for opinionated, community-minded seniors age 65-plus who feel positive about creative collaboration,…

November 7, 2012

Explore: Get Crafty at Etsy Labs in Dumbo

Leave it to those Brooklyn hipsters to develop a 21st-Century version of the old-fashioned quilting bee. At Etsy Labs’ Hand-On workshops, cool kids come to learn creative crafting and share…