Grayson's Art Club - Channel 4
If you're an amateur artist, it's worth trying to catch up with or take part in Grayson's Art Club. Originally a lockdown hit in April 20 it features artist and sculptor Grayson Perry and his wife Philippa and a host of guests and members of the public. Grayson aims to make art accessible, appealing to the 'average Joe on the sofa', inspiring the nation to create great art (and have messy fun). Inspiring, always interesting and with a clear focus on fun.
The Art of Zentangle
Zentangle is a simple to learn creative art form that helps you to create beautiful images using structured patterns. Its very relaxing, original and really boosts concentration and creates calm. Take a look at the Zentangle channel on You Tube for inspiration and ideas.
Online Courses to Find Your Inner Creative
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 went viral - they challenged the public to recreate a famous work of art using people and objects from your home. Why not have a go yourself and take a look at the ideas others submitted - search Getty Art Challenge or check out @GettyMuseum.
Mindful Colouring - Colour Your Way Calm
Some lovely worksheets to try out your mindful colouring skills, focusing on how we choose and
apply colour in a design to bring our awareness to the present moment by Youth Focus.