Freestyle challenge

Your Art World

The freestyle challenge lets learners decide for themselves what to make art about. If you already have a theme or class topic that inspires you, we’d love to see what you’ve made.  

Download this slide show for ideas to help you come up with your own theme.

Hector Dyer

Find out how self-taught artist Hector Dyer brings their ideas to life and learns from their mistakes.

Playlist

Discover more about artists and their creative processes with this playlist of short films. Grant Glennie shares his incredible sketchbooks, Simon Mcauley goes on an adventure with paint, Tragic O’Hara explains how art helps him forget about his leaky washing machine and Ruaridh Lever-Hogg experiments with art materials.

Get started

Get started

All of the challenges in Your Art World are open-ended to encourage creative thinking. The getting started pages help children to think for themselves and figure out what matters to them.

How to experiment

Your Art World

Your Art World

Your Art World is an online community by and for 3 to 18-year-olds: a place to think, wonder, create and share your art online. Find resources and open-ended challenges to inspire critical thinking, play and individual voice.