I’ve been a supporter of the Brooklyn Art Library (they’re a non-profit that’s creating a library of artists’ sketchbooks) for quite a while now.
Last week they helped me find inspiration through the humble blob. If you’re sometimes stuck for inspiration or something to do, I share five ways that I find ideas:
In summary, here’s 5 tips for finding inspiration:
- Take part in a challenge.
2. Use word prompts.
3. Create or use a random shape as the basis of a cartoon drawing.
4. Use a pattern or doodle that repeats and cover the whole area.
5. Give yourself a limit, such as using just two or three colours.