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.
Grayson's Art Club - Channel 4
If you are an amateur artist, it's worth trying to catch up with can Grayson's Art Club, a lockdown hit in April 20 for Channel 4, with the artist and sculptor Grayson Perry. 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) during isolation. Inspiring, always interesting and with a clear focus on fun, Grayson was joined by a host of celebrity guests including Noel Fielding, 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 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.