Unleashing Your Creative Potential

THE WORLD OF GLIMPSE: Where art, literature and theater meet…


South African-born artist Ellen Palestrant’s ethereal, multi-dimensional paintings invite viewers into her dream-like worlds.

Explore Your Creativity

A Hunch… or a Glimpse… can lead to unexpected possibilities!


For a literary, humorous and visual treat, enter The World of Glimpse, a make-believe and theatrical world of contagious rhythms, luminous color and vibrant landscapes.

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The creativity zone for collaboration and performance.

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Can we ever fly too high in our imaginations? No, but we do also need to slow down at times and combine those energetic, exuberant periods of our creative processes, with thoughtfulness and reflection. We need to go beyond the conceptual stages. Success is about what comes after and idea. We need to go beyond the hunch in order to turn those beguiling possibilities – our exuberant creative vaulting and somersaulting, into reality. This can take weeks, months or even years to achieve, but if we remain focused, we will finally reach the point where both our preparation and perseverance actually converge and we have brought a new creative idea into being!

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The richness of fantasy is as much a prerequisite in adult life as in childhood. It is an essential ingredient of creativity…Just as children are severed from aspects of childhood at too young an age by many intrusions, so adults are removed even further from the children they once were, simply because they are adults and are expected – by themselves and by others – to behave accordingly. They are distanced from their fantasies, their dreams and daydreams, and from their creativity.

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Our shades of perception vary according to our experiences and how open we are to new ideas. Most of us, fortunately, are receptive to fresh visions and have the capacity to evolve beyond group-thinking, rather than remain permanently fixed in obsolescent world-views. Our varied perceptions should be celebrated. Our individual moodprints can affect both small and substantial changes in our individual and collective futures.

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About the World of Glimpse:

The Beginning – A GLIMPSE:

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About creativity:

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