Times are strange and though we may be inching back to normality, things will never be the same. We’ve been forced to redefine our lives, to question our values and think about what makes us truly happy. For some people that means pursuing projects they’ve previously procrastinated over or trying new activities or giving free … Continue reading Finding Creative Inspiration
From the first prehistoric cave drawings, the need to be creative has been a part of being human. We should embrace it and enjoy it simply for its own sake.
DAY EIGHTEEN of 2019 SLAMSEYS CREATIVE SUMMER CHALLENGE As we run the Slamseys Summer Creative Challenge in the same place at the same time each year, I make no apology for including Same Time Same Place again this year. The Challenge is: To create something around the theme of Same Time, Same Place … Continue reading Creative Challenge | Same Time, Same Place
Today’s challenge is a prompt for you to interpret however you like.
DAY SIXTEEN of 2019 SLAMSEYS CREATIVE SUMMER CHALLENGE Many of us hobbyist artists, printmakers or crafters find it difficult to know what to do with our art or craft work as experimental and practice pieces, swatches and samplers start to pile up alongside the finished work. Then we go on a course or take up … Continue reading Creative Challenge | Keep a Visual Journal
DAY FIFTEEN of 2019 SLAMSEYS CREATIVE SUMMER CHALLENGE It’s Friday. Shall we progress from Wednesday’s Shake It Up Challenge? THE CHALLENGE IS: To create a signature cocktail or mocktail If you’re creating your signature cocktail or mocktail from scratch, you’ll need to consider how the different flavour components such as sweet, sour, bitter, scented and … Continue reading Creative Challenge | Shaken or Stirred?