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How starting a doodling habit could change your life for the better

For years we’ve been hearing about how the simple act of doodling can improve your memory and brain function and otherwise make you better at what …

Creativity

An Artist Animated "The Office" Characters And They're All Truly Amazing

So. Cool.

HOW TO DOODLE

Van Morrison Announces New Album ‘Versatile’

Van Morrison has announced his upcoming 38th studio album <i>Versatile</i>, which arrives less than three months after the singer released his 37th studio …

ELLE Tried And Tested - Huda Beauty #FauxFilter Foundation

The game changing foundation has a waiting list over on Cult Beauty.<p>Unless you've been living under a rock for the past few months, it's been pretty …

Do Less, Accomplish More

THERE IS AN OLD story of a man riding very fast on a horse. As he rides past his friend standing on the side of the road, the friend yells, “Where …

54 Life-Changing Books That Gave People Comfort In Hard Times

"It gave me an escape from my reality and helped me realize that I'm not the only one that feels this way."<p><i>As a reminder: always consult with your doctor about your personal health and wellness. BuzzFeed posts are for informational purposes only and are no substitute for medical diagnosis,</i> …

How doodling can trigger feelings of pleasure

A new study brings some good news for all the doodlers out there: researchers have found that making art activates the reward pathway of the brain to …

Star

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Impossibly Tiny Doodles Fill Sketchbook Pages with Surreal Optical Illusions

Artist Visothkakvei creates detailed drawings that go way beyond your average doodles. Armed with a pen and an endless imagination, he fills sketchbook pages with sprawling compositions that are full of tiny, fine-lined elements. Throughout each of his works, motifs of delicate blooms, fancy …

Drawing

Korean barista creates incredible works of latte art

Latte art is nothing new; your favorite barista at the local coffee shop probably serves up drinks adorned with hearts or flowers. But Korean barista …

Matisse and Symbolist Art

Detail from Henri Matisse. Dance (I), 1909. MOMA NY<p>People either love Matisse or hate him. His work strikes an immediate cord that bypasses thought. …

This Woman Recreated Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' On Hair And I'm Floored

*Casually picks jaw up off of the floor*

Here’s Why, How, And What You Should Doodle To Boost Your Memory And Creativity

The author of The Doodle Revolution explains how this common “time waster” is really a creative launch-pad.<p>Did your boss ever catch you covering an important memo with Escher-like scribbles? In high school, did your teacher call you out for drawing on the desk, your sneakers, your skin? Today, the …

27 Classroom Whiteboard Sketches that Prove Teachers Are the Best

We love all of the creative classroom whiteboard sketches and prompts we’ve been seeing on social media, many of them inspired by Britney Briggs, a …

Whiteboards

Doing This 1 Activity Could Make You More Creative Every Day for the Rest of the Year

Spring cleaning de-clutters your space and your mind.<p>As another winter comes to an end, you might be thinking about (or procrastinating) sprucing up your home. But you might not want to stop--or start--there. Science has shown that a round of spring cleaning in your office space could help you be …

I've started a new mixed media sketchbook. Which is often times unexplainab - Sketchbooks by Steph

I've started a new mixed media sketchbook. Which is often times unexplainably daunting. To get over it I just dive in with lots of color. Then the …

Disney Doodle: Ray the Firefly Wishes On A Star at Epcot

In this week’s “Disney Doodle,” artist Ashley Taylor imagines what Ray the Firefly from “The Princess and the Frog” would do if he had a chance to …

The scientific case for doodling while taking notes

When I was in grade school, I doodled in class. I got in trouble for it sometimes, because drawing in class can look a lot like goofing off and daydreaming. What I never managed to explain to my teachers is that my abstract swirls and shapes helped me repeat almost word-for-word the lesson I’d …

Note-Taking

High School Teacher Uses Classroom Doodles to Brighten Students' Days

We found something incredible on a reddit post about a high school history teacher who holds himself to a consistent drawing schedule with a twist. …

Teaching

The unexpected math behind Van Gogh's "Starry Night" - Natalya St. Clair

Doodles in the Real World: Cartoons Having Some Fun With Real Life Objects

<b>If you’re a doodler, have you ever thought, “Hey, wouldn’t it be cool if my drawings came to life”?</b> The doodles of Bangladesh-based cartoonist, …

This Science Teacher Completed His Students’ Random Doodles And The Results Are Quite Clever

Reddit user Squeezymo teaches science to a bunch of eighth and ninth grade girls in Thailand. Upon noticing doodles on their homework assignments, he came up with a pretty neat idea: He’d help complete the drawings with doodles of his own!<p>He posted the results on Tumblr and they’re nothing short of …

Ikea Loved This Artist’s Fantastical Doodles on Its Catalog So Much, It Hired Her

Some companies might take exception to your scribbling all over its catalog. But not Ikea.<p>For a while now, British illustrator Sarah Horne has found …

A 17-year-old artist drew the best doodles we've ever seen

Doodling is typically a mindless activity that helps pass the time — but not for everyone. Kristián Mensa is a 17-year-old artist from Czech …

Learn to Draw Anything With This Fun Doodle Exercise

Here at Brit + Co it’s no secret that we’re all about incorporating as much creativity into your life as possible. We know that aiming to make a new creation every day is not exactly practical (although we’re trying it out for the entire month of January), but what about making an effort to do …

Doodling is Good for Your Noodle

Doodling has long been viewed as a sign of inattention and slacking off. Many people walk out of meetings and seminars with notebooks full of simple …

Doodling

Jody Steel's in-class thigh doodles - in pictures

College student Jody Steel found an interesting use for her upper leg while in lectures at Emerson College in Boston, she combated boredom in the classroom by doodling - on her thighs