Think that you’re not someone who can just be creative? Think again.

Turns out, a lot of our imagination depends not on random inspiration, but on a scientific creative process. For example, simply looking at objects under different lights is a proven way to spark your creativity.

Check out the infographic below to learn more about how some of the greats got more inventive in a jiffy—and how you can do it, too.


Infographic courtesy of WhoIsHostingThis. Photo of colored pencils courtesy of Shutterstock.