Glanside

All Techniques

 Creative

Five W’s and H

Attribute Listing

So What?

Addition/Subtraction

Chains

Laddering Up (idea rungs)

Connect and Combine

Shifting Perimeters

Object Concepts

Organics

Lateral Displacement

Creative Springboards (the truth is….)

Material Fusion

Graphics

Switchblades

Random words

Lenses

Character Sketching

Barstool Man

Fishbones

Making Senses

Thinking Hats

Basic Plots

CAMRA
(Combine – Arrange – Modify – Eliminate – Reverse – Adapt)

SCAMPER
(Substitute – Combine – Adapt – Modify – Magnify – Minify – Put to other uses – Eliminate Rearrange/Reverse.)

Carte

Déplacement – RéfLib object/situation description.

Pensée profonde

Analogies – a comparison between things that have similar features – Are our lives a journey, a river, a climbing frame?

Metaphors – reference to something that is considered to have similar characteristics – The mind is a web.

Extreme Analogies

Simile – an expression comparing one thing with another, always including the words “as” or “like”: she walks in beauty like the night.

NLP Techniques

Positions – 1st, 2nd, 3rd person


Chaines
CAMERA (Combine – Arrange – Modify – Eliminate – Reverse – Adapt)
Link-Ups (any word to a concept/idea)
Combinations (mixing ideas)
Hook-ups (Forcing Ideas)
Cascades (Laddering Down)
Analogies & Metaphors
Dry Roasting – what are the essential characteristics of a town, a person (etc) – writing clear passages.
Attribute Listing (How to, IWWM, What causes)
Creative Springboards (The truth is..)
5Ws1H
Why why why
So What?
Forward Vision
Lenses
Conceptual Reversals
Assumption Reversals
Outcome Reversals
Quotations
Random Phrases
​​Solutions in Search of a Problem
Overcoming obstacles
Multiple Redefinitions (It is like..)
View Points
The intelligent Alien.
Fishbones (Expanding a defined set of ideas)
Tree Diagrams (multiple expansion of different themes)


Thesaurus

Random Word Generator

Word Associations

NLP

Art of Fiction

Writing Model

Creative Manual

Psychology

Motivations

Canaliser

Chantier – esquisse – ébauche – charpente – idées spécifiques – idées générales – points-de-départ – chaîne – trame

Cadre: personnages – idées spécifiques – idées générales – points-de-départ – maquette

Échafaudage: techniques créatives – esquisse – ébauche 

Chaîne: thèmes – ébauche

Trame: thèmes – ébauche