“Creativity is the capacity of a person to produce compositions, products or ideas which are essentially new or novel and previously unknown to the producer - Drevdhal, J. E. “Creative is a process extended in time and characterized by original adaptiveness and realization - Mc Kinnon “A process is creative when it results in a novel work that is accepted as tenable, useful or satisfying by a group at a point in time - Taylor “Creativity is a process sensing gaps or disturbing missing elements, forming ideas or hypotheses communicating the result, possibly modifying and retesting hypotheses - Torrance “It is distinguished between discovery, invention and creativity by saying that fact is discovered, theory is invented by only a masterpriece is created - Bronowsky
140 If we will analyse the definitions of creativity, it seems to fall under four categories. - The person who Crates - Mental processes asserting within the person who creates. - Cultural and environmental factors working on the creator. - Products of creativity, i.e. poems, paintings, theories and inventions.