If you create or want to create you need to look at things differently. One of the best ways to do this is using the beautifully designed 'Oblique Strategies' cards by Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt.
The musician and artist produced the pack of cards as a distillation of ideas they both use to break out of creative cul-de-sacs and discover unique insights in their work. I use them in my coaching sessions and as a way to keep my own thinking fresh.
You can buy a pack here
You can read more here in this great article from Maria Popova