Animation and Creativity

How can animation improve someones creativity?

Reasons for research

I chose this question because I am very interested into animation. To go into more detail about my question, I'm asking if animation help increase the creativity factor in someone, and mostly people who would be interested in this are animators or people in a similar feild. 3 things about me is that I am interested in drawing, I want to become a Graphic designer, and my backup career is animation.