Most artists know that creative work is far from an easy process or a smooth ride. It's filled with bumps and curves, ups and downs, and every now and then, some kind of rut. Based on advice and suggestions from various sources and professionals in different creative fields, we've put together a list of ways to break down those creative barriers. Whether you're a writer, designer, artist, or just looking for some way to get inspired, here are 20 Ways to Get Rid of Creative Blocks. If these aren't enough, check out Get Unstuck: Creative Block, which has advice and projects from 50 successful artists.