12 Websites That Will Hone Your Creativity
There’s nothing quite like letting your creative side take control for a while, but many of us feel like we have no talent in that area, so don’t try. Everyone has some degree of creativity within them and the beauty of art is you can create your own masterpieces by focussing on a vision that’s completely unique to you.
Boosting creativity helps in so many areas of life. It allows us to become more innovative and imaginative, which is a crucial skill in business as well. The following are 12 sites that cover different areas of art. Find one you like the best and use the free resources to become a master!
The Virtual Instructor – Whether you are an artist, an aspiring artist, a student, a teacher, want art instruction at home, or if you are just curious – there’s a tutorial here for you. Some require membership but many are free.
- Learn to Draw – Begin by learning the fundamentals of drawing like shading with easy to follow interactive instruction. Learn how to draw people, both their faces and bodies. Take drawing people further and learn how to draw a caricature of that person.
Arty Factory – Artyfactory offers free art lessons for all. Their aim is to share their knowledge, understanding and experience of art to improve your artistic skills and to increase your enjoyment in creating artworks.
- Ctrl+Paint – Ctrl+Paint is a free learning resource dedicated to the basics of digital painting. Each bite-sized video covers a different concept, allowing you to learn complex subjects in manageable increments.
Geoff Lawrence -Whatever your area of interest in photography I am sure you will find some useful information on this site, have a browse through the list of tutorials in the photography tutorial index.
- Exposure Guide — Photography news, tips, and tutorials.
Enliighten – Learn Digital Painting with Photosop
- Drawspace – Learn to draw! Drawspace lessons are used by millions of individuals and homeschoolers, and in thousands of schools, colleges, and universities all over the world.
Live Painting Lessons – Richard Robinson provides over 40 free video painting lessons for oils and acrylics.
- Jerry’s Artarama – Over 2000 free video art lessons.
Learn sculpture – 11 free video sculpture lessons.
- Figurines Sculpture – 16 free video lessons on creating beautiful and intricate figurines.