Personification of the Natural World

Think of something from the natural world – a tree, a rock, a stream, etc. – and give it life as a human. Make this personification however you like, they can be nice or mean, happy or sad, powerful or dainty. Advertisements

Drawing Condescending

Draw what the word, CONDESCENDING means to you. Let it be your drawing inspiration.

Design Your Own Coat-of-Arms

Design your own coat-of-arms. Make it personal to you and your personality and tastes. Maybe look up animal symbolism and figure out what fits you.

The Influence of Rene Magritte

Rene Magritte was an Belgian surrealist painter. Explore his work and let it inspire you. How do you want to draw after seeing his paintings? Do you want to try and replicate one or does it drive you in another direction?

Give Ecstatic Life

Let’s take an emotion and give it life. ECSTATIC. What does it look like? What does it smell like? It is big or small? How would you draw ecstatic?

Drawing Compound Words

Let’s have fun with wordplay. Take a compound word and make it a character or characters – like “homework.” Make a couple homes doing work, rather than the actual meaning. Make the scene whimsical. Or use “grasshopper” or “butterfly” or something else.

Drawing Frivolous

Draw what the word, FRIVOLOUS means to you. Let it be your drawing inspiration.

Design a Poster

Design a poster for something you love or an event you want to be a part of – or just make it up. Spend time on the lettering and think about the space between the text and the image. Make it striking – and color it to stand out!

The Influence of Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth was an American realist painter. Explore his work and let it inspire you. How do you want to draw after seeing his paintings? Do you want to try and replicate one or does it drive you in another direction?

Giving Anxiety Life

Let’s take an emotion and give it life. ANXIOUS. What does it look like? What does it smell like? It is big or small? How would you draw anxious?

A Musical Character

Draw your favorite music genre or favorite song as a character. What would he/she/they look like? Give them movement and flow on the page.

Drawing Solitude

Draw what the word, SOLITUDE means to you. Let it be your drawing inspiration.