Create at home!  Here are some of Kate Douglas’ favorite art videos. 

BobBlast – Quick and Simple Figure Drawing

“This sounded weird until I tried it.  It is truly fun!!!”

Dan Tirels – Monoprinting with Plastic Bags and Eggshells

No oil paint? Use black acrylic paint with a tiny bit of Dawn soap. Paint the plastic bag just before you need it.  I loved this technique!”

Kasey Golden – 500 Drawing Prompts

You can make your own book-or use one you already have. Get the prompts from this site.  Fun ideas. Consider how the artist “interpreted” the prompts”

The Virtual Instructor – Free Art Lessons during the Pandemic

Skill Share

“This site has a wide variety of activities in many areas. It is not just visual art. The entries are good. And you can find many things to do in your ‘spare time’”

Carolyn Dube – A Colorful Journey

“She stresses playing with color. Good for beginner and beyond”

Kasia Avery – Mixed Media Mini Prayer Flags

I’ve made these using this video and given to friends who were ill or going through tough times. Spiritual, not necessarily religious”

Fluffy Hedgehog – How to Make Stamps at Home

Made by Marzipan – Artist Trading Cards for Beginners

 

Museum Tours: 

Tour of the Louvre 

Minneapolis Institute of Art Collections

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Van Gogh Museum

Google Arts & Culture