Resources

Here are some of our favourite websites with articles on how to start making art. These are great articles if you find yourself in a slump and can’t figure out what you want to submit to 150+ Creative Acts!

Trying to find inspiration:

Pencil Kings – How to Start Making Art Again

How to Overcome Artist Creative Block and Get Inspired

Break Through Creative Blocks with this Unconventional Drawing Technique

How to Deal with Creative or Mental Blocks and Be Inspired

Test: What’s Your Creative Style?

How to Find Your Passion in 5 Creativity Exercises

10 Creativity Block Breakers that Actually Work

100 Amazing Accomplishments Achieved at Every Age (Maggie’s favourite)

5 Tips to Get the Juices Flowing (Again)

How to Practice Creativity When You Don’t Have Time for it

Arts and Crafts Ideas:

100 Creative DIY Wall Art (Emma’s favourite)

Cool Arts and Crafts Ideas for Teens

Crafts by Amanda – tons of awesome ideas for kids AND adults on this whole site!

How To Paint

20 Best Crafts for the Garden