TOPIC: CREATIVITY (82)

Dreaming Tree Foundation

http://www.dreamingtreefoundation.org

Dreaming Tree Foundation's mission is to transform the lives of young people through encouraging, fostering, and actively involving them in the field of creative arts. Dreaming Tree Foundation (DTF) provides teens with hands-on experience in the creative field of filmmaking. Through various programs geared towards teens, DTF gives youth the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the filmmaking industry, while gaining skills they will need in the workforce, such as decision making, time management, critical thinking, and teamwork.

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Dreaming Tree Foundation, Teens, Filmmaking, Industry, Film, Movies, Creative Arts

People United

http://www.peopleunited.org.uk/index.php

People United is a creative laboratory.  We explore how the arts and creativity can inspire kindness and social change.  We commission artists, create imaginative new work, develop research and support new social initiatives.  From beach huts and bingo halls to high streets, schools and offices; our work links artists, academics, policy-makers, community leaders and the general public in exploring how to grow a more caring society.

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People United, Kindness, Arts, Charity, People, United

The Crafts Council

http://www.craftscouncil.org.uk/home

The Crafts Council is the national development agency for contemporary craft in the UK. Our goal is to make the UK the best place to make, see, collect and learn about contemporary craft. Through our different departments and partnerships our work includes professional development programmes for makers, promoting craft education, innovative exhibitions and events and ongoing research, development and advocacy work in to the craft and wider arts sector.

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Crafts Council, UK, Art, Craft

Experiment with Nature

http://experimentwithnature.com

Curated by the team at Shwood Eyewear, Experiment With Nature is a project dedicated to sharing interesting and inspiring content pertaining to all aspects of daily life. This ongoing project will document the experimental endeavors of the craftspeople of Shwood, along with others who share a similar ethos.  With a mix of exclusive mini-documentaries, interviews, playlists, and experiments, Experiment With Nature is intended to cultivate creative thinking and encourage a hands-on work mentality. 

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Creativity, Inspiration, Nature, Shwood Eyewear, Artists, Craftspeople

Colour Lovers

http://www.colourlovers.com

COLOURlovers is a creative community where people from around the world create and share colors, palettes and patterns, discuss the latest trends and explore colorful articles... All in the spirit of love.

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Creativity, Colourlovers, Palettes, Patterns

One Day on Earth

http://www.onedayonearth.org/

Founded in 2008, One Day on Earth's first media creation event occurred on 10.10.10. The collaboration was the first ever simultaneous filming event occuring in every country of the world. It created a unique geo-tagged video archive as well as an upcoming feature film.

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One Day On Earth, Movie, Global, Videos

Share A Story

http://www.shareastory.org

Share A Story is a social initiative to discover powerful personal stories from around the world because we believe the 'right' story has the power to ignite change. Share a story today!

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Share A Story, Imagination

Outer Urban Projects

http://outerurbanprojects.org

Outer Urban Projects (OUP) is a bold not for profit performing arts organisation that collaborates with young people and their communities in Melbourne’s culturally diverse, artistically starved, ‘hardcore’ outer northern suburbs. OUP specialises in producing and presenting high calibre arts projects that seamlessly combine street, cultural, contemporary and classical forms. OUP is driven by the vibrant cultural mix and stories of the outer northern suburbs and the racial, social and class inequities that challenge our young people.

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Outer Urban Projects, Cities, Melbourne, Arts, Community

Tuning Happiness

http://tuninghappiness.org

Tuning Happiness is a non-profit Organization that connects talented volunteers to cancer patients to change the way the world tackles cancer. We match up musicians (Tuners) to patients who ask for our services. We provide the instrument of choice and lessons, free of charge. 

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Tuning Happiness, Music, Cancer, Musicians

Arova

http://www.arovastudio.com

Arova is a brand of handcrafted, eco-friendly fashion accessories and gift items. Our mission is to provide opportunities for the underprivileged to improve their lives and communities. We do this by creating a marketplace for their products through home parties, events and fundraisers.

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Arova, Fasion, Gifts, Eco-Friendly

deviantART

http://www.deviantart.com

deviantART was created to entertain, inspire, andempower the artist in all of us. Founded in August 2000, deviantART is the largest online social network for artists and art enthusiasts with over 26 million registered members, attracting 65 million unique visitors per month.

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DeviantART, Art, Online, Social, Network, Artists, Work, Create

Cool Culture

http://www.coolculture.org

Cool Culture ensures that New York’s most diverse families with preschool-aged children have access to arts and culture as a way to increase literacy and learning in early childhood and to prepare children to succeed in school.

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Cool Culture

Makeably

http://makeably.com

Makeably is the marketplace for making custom creative items for your everyday life. 
With Makeably, you can turn your thoughtful and original ideas into reality, with a little help from our global community of hand-picked makers. You can create one-of-a-kind bags, art, clothing, sneakers, wedding pieces, and much more. Started by a couple of ex-Googlers, Makeably is a marketplace exclusively for custom-made creative items for your everyday life.

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Makeably, Make For Good, Arts & Crafts, Custom-Made, Crowdfunding, Children, Kids, New York Cares, New York

Let it Ripple

http://letitripple.org

Let it Ripple: Mobile Films For Global Change is a new short film series by The Moxie Institute (the team behind the feature film Connected) that provides inspiring, impactful films and media for nonprofits all over the world to use to further their reach and impact. For free.

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Let It Ripple, Tiffany Shlain, Cloud Filmmaking, Nonprofits, Films, Movies, The Moxie Institute

Do The Green Thing

http://dothegreenthing.com

We are a public service for the planet founded in 2007 by Andy Hobsbawm and Naresh Ramchandani, two friends with backgrounds in online and offline communications. Our motto is Creativity vs Climate Change. Our product is a feed of beautiful, subversive and delightful inspiration made by great creative talent from around the world. Our aim is to inspire as many people as possible to live in a less selfish, less consumptive, more imaginative and more sustainable way.

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Do The Green Thing, Environment, Creativity