Create To Connect Art Challenge

An invitation to get creative at home and with others in your community – and see what happens along the way.  Hosting a month of daily creative challenges in May. This month of challenges is specifically designed to boost wellbeing and keep communities connected, curious and creative in uncertain times.

Alongside the daily challenges, you can download a free tailored activity pack to help you engage your communities (workplaces, students, families, service users, groups, neighbours…) in the challenges – online and offline. 

Download here

Art Matters

The Museum of Modern Art are offering a whole range of free online classes during the Coronvirus outbreak - so brush up your technique here.


Grayson's Art Club - Channel 4 - starts Monday 27th April 8pm

Join Turner Prize winner - the artist and sculptor Grayson Perry - in lockdown art classes on Channel 4 starting 27th April at 8pm - Grayson aims to make art accessible, appealing to the 'average Joe on the sofa' to help the British public to create great art (and have messy fun) during isolation.

Battle the boredom as he takes you on a journey of art discovery, with master classes, top tips and a clear focus on fun with the help of celebrity guests such as Joe Lycett and Vic Reeves who will be creating art of their own.  

Online Courses -

From fashion illustration and ipad character sketching, to needlecraft, cookery and mindful painting - Obby has a huge range of online creative classes to help you learn new skills and available to try from £10pp and upwards per class.
(Please note, as these are paid for classes please always check with the bill payer before signing up).

Getty Museum Art Challenge - Recreate the Classics, DIY style

The Getty Museum's DIY art challenge on Twitter during lockdown has gone viral - they challenge you to recreate a famous work of art using people and objects from your home. Why not have a go? share your ideas at @GettyMuseum.  

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