OT: larryh drawing prompts

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by simplicity, Sep 10, 2006.

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    simplicity New Member

    Hi Larry,

    You said you have been trying your hand at drawing lately so I thought you might enjoy these prompts. They come from artist/author Danny Gregory. More info available online.

    Everyday Matters (EDM) Weekly Challenges

    1 - Draw a shoe
    2 - Draw a desk lamp or other lamp
    3 - Purses, Wallets or Bags
    4 - Draw your mug or cup
    5 - Draw your bed
    6 - Draw your favorite well-loved object ... or a childhood toy
    7 - Draw a bottle, jar or tin from the kitchen
    8 - Draw your watch or other piece of jewelry
    9 - Draw a bit of "organized chaos" - your messy desk, your table stacked with books, etc.
    10 - Draw your hand or hands (or someone elses if you like)
    11 - Draw your glasses or sunglasses
    12 - Draw what you ate for dinner
    13 - Draw your telephone (land line, cell, old-fashioned?)
    14 - Draw what you see in the morning when you get up
    15 - Draw a tree or trees, leaves or branches
    16 - Draw a favorite tool
    17 - Draw a musical instrument
    18 - Draw the view from a window of your house, apartment, office, etc.
    19 - Draw something you've made
    20 - Draw something "Dad" - in honor of Fathers Day
    21 - Draw something old, antique or vintage
    22 - Draw a piece of clothing
    23 - Draw your foot
    24 - Draw a piece of fruit
    25 - Draw a glass (the kind you drink from)
    26 - Draw anything you like. If you want to draw a vegetable, that's fine, too.
    27 - Draw a book or anything else you want.
    28 - Draw an appliance or anything else you like.
    29 - Draw something architectural or anything else.
    30 - Draw a chair or anything else you feel like.
    31 - Draw something you collect
    32 - Draw something metallic
    33- Draw an eye
    34 - Draw a fall leaf
    35 - Draw a bicycle or a part of one
    36 - Draw out in public
    37 - Draw some keys
    38 - Draw something related to Halloween, All Souls Day, Dia de los Muertos, All Saints, etc.
    38 - month long challenge until end of November 2005 - draw at a museum
    39 - Draw your toothbrush
    40 - Draw something with folds
    41 - Draw a landmark of your city
    42 - Draw something you are thankful for
    43 - Draw something china or ceramic
    44 - Draw an animal - a pet, a zoo animal, a stuffed one ...
    45 - Draw your medicine cabinet (the inside of it)
    46 - Draw something holiday themed (Hanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, winter solstice)
    47 - Draw a challenge from the past year 1-46 that you didn't try before
    48 - Draw something that represents your new year's goal or resolution
    49 - Draw your refrigerator interior (and contents) or exterior (and what's on the door)
    50 - Draw your home's entryway and journal your thoughts and feelings about "homecoming."
    51 - Draw your TV and favorite show playing. Journal about why you like that show etc.
    52 - Draw a dog (yours or a friends or anyone's) and journal about your dog relationships.
    53 - Draw a mouth and journal about speaking out or holding one's tongue ...
    54 - Draw someone or something you love - and journal about it.
    55 - Draw a doorknob, plain or fancy
    56 - Draw a self portrait
    57 - Draw a picture frame and the picture in it. Write about why it's special to you.
    58 - Draw a hat, cap or other headgear. is it sentimental? Write about it.
    59 - Draw a sign or spring (or fall if you live in the southern hemisphere.)
    60 - Draw an automobile or a part of one
    61 - Draw a grouping of 2 or more of similar objects
    62 - Draw a previous challenge in a different medium than you usually use.
    63 - Go on a nature walk, pick up items, draw what you find
    64 - Draw your sink - at home, work or wherever
    65 - Draw your nose, a friend's or a strangers. Or a pet's.
    66 - Draw a fire hydrant and make a journal entry about fire fighters
    67 - Draw something Mom - your mother, something that reminds you of motherhood. Journal, too.
    68 - Draw your computer
    69 - Draw a beverage and write a little about it.
    70 - Draw what you're afraid of. Write about it, if you dare.
    71 - Draw something representing your favorite sport.
    72 - Draw somewhere new. Go somewhere new to you and draw what you find. Write about it, too.
    73 - Draw a mailbox and write about the most important piece of real world mail you've ever received(not email - snail mail.)
    74 - Draw some clouds and write about them
    75 - Draw the ingredients and/or process of a favorite recipe - and journal about it.
    76 - Draw some flowers (or colorful showy foliage if you're in the S. hemisphere and don't find flowers in bloom.)
    77 - Draw something cold or cool. Chill, people.
    78 - Draw a souvenir of a place you've been. journal a bit about your memories of the place.
    79 - Draw an ear, or two or three or more
    80 - Draw something that makes you happy, and write about it, too.
    81 - Draw a streetlight
    82 - Draw your artspace - drawing board, desk, studio, table - draw where you create.
    83 - Draw a nearby body of water - ocean, lake, pond, river

    This list is added to every week.

    Keep creating,
    Simplicity
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    simplicity New Member