Creative rituals or “warm ups” are great tools to add to your creative routine. Whenever you sit down to create, consider starting with a creative-warm up to mentally let go of the many chores and to-dos waiting for you and embrace your creative flow. Here is a neat article on art rituals here. The author speaks of art rituals in the context of children learning how to draw, but the message is the same and applies to creatives young and old. Here are two resources to get you started. Zentangle art Zentangle inspired art most often looks like structured patterns within a tile of paper. This is my first time attempting a “tangle,” but I will definitely continue to play with the different patterns! For more information head here. Resources: Tangle Patterns Zentagle Art and Methods Lettering Practice The Art of Whimsical Lettering by Joann Sharpe is a creative escape where I am learning to play with letters and words using different writing and color mediums. A fantastic buy. Thanks all for now! thanks for stopping by! Product resources are below for your viewing pleasure!