Miniature May

#MiniatureMay

This month we are introducing the brand new art challenge, ‘Miniature May’.

We are challenging you to create a miniature piece of artwork, every day throughout the month of May.

Rules

  1. Have fun!!
  2. Your miniature artwork must be NO bigger than 5” x 5”

Guidelines

  1. You should complete and post one miniature piece of artwork every day throughout the month of May.
  2. The painting can be in any media excluding digital.
  3. Don’t forget to link and tag us in your post (details shown below) We might even feature your work on our blog!

As a reminder, please tag us on social media

And you should also add the following hashtags

#kickinthecreatives and #MiniatureMay

Share in our Facebook Group

You can also share your paintings on our Facebook Group. We would love to see you there!

Tips to make things a little more manageable

  • Try having a theme to make things a little easier
  • Prepare your supports in advance

Ideas to make your miniature art a little more interesting

  • You could add collage made from torn out pieces from a magazine, newspaper or wrapping paper
  • You add some interesting mediums such as gold leaf

Optional

At the end of the month, why not make a little video of your experience (up to three minutes long) and send it to us? Or send us some photos of your favourite miniature pieces. With your permission, we may even feature your video on our site!

And if you know any other creatives who might also enjoy this challenge, why not encourage them to have a go!   

                                                                                                        

February Creative Challenges

June Challenges

And don’t forget to check out the challenges for June. Click here to find out what’s next!

Other May Challenges

Quick Kick May

Quick Kick May

Create a simple drawing using your non-dominant hand, every day throughout the month. Studies have shown that when using our dominant hand, only one hemisphere of the brain is active, however by using our non-dominant hand, both sides of our brain are active.

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Imagination May

Imagination May

Draw something from your imagination, every day throughout the month of May. There are good reasons to draw regularly from your imagination; It Improves your ability to memorize and also improves your creativity. Drawing from your imagination is a skill in itself.

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Every Day in May

Every Day in May

This challenge is hosted by a closed Facebook group, so you will need to request to be able to join in this annual May challenge. Each year, on or around the 26th April, a list of daily subjects for the entire month will be published to download.

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June Creative Challenges

June Challenges

And don’t forget to check out the challenges for June. Click here to find out what’s next!

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