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Creativity—it’s Natural

Although I prefer to use ‘inventiveness’ and not creativity, which is used so much it’s lost it’s value in discussions on inventing, this is a book that may be worth a look. Why? Because it confirms everything said here about extreme inventing—it’s normal. Let’s be clear, this is not (quite) a self-help book, even though […]

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Object Abuse

As the home of ‘make do and mend’, recycling and just plain acceptance of the odd idea (and individual), the allotment can be seen as fertile ground for the extreme inventor. If we take as the precept of intentionally ‘abusing an object’ for a non-designed function, then here listed are some everyday examples put into […]

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