25+ Art Challenge Ideas for Creative Mamas

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Whether you scrapbook or you prefer mixed media & art journaling, these 25+ versatile art challenge prompts will get you making stuff instead of just organizing it!

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I love to create, but I know that sometimes it’s really hard to get started. You finally get that much-anticipated block of time.

The kids are napping and you’re off or you have the house to yourself for the afternoon and then it hits you like a ton of bricks.

Journal in a Jar ChallengeYou sit down at your workspace and in spite of having a creative to-do list that’s like a mile long, you have no idea what to actually do with yourself.

That’s what inspired the idea for this art challenge. If you’re not sure what Journal in a Jar is, then be sure to keep reading. You’re definitely going to want to check it out!

25+ Awesome Art Challenge Ideas To Get You Making Stuff Instead of Just Organizing It

Challenge #1

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 1

Hand Stitching | Purple | Washi Tape | Fiber | Mosaic

Challenge #2

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 2

Foam Stamps | Watercolors | Monochromatic | Doodling | Baker’s Twine

Challenge #3

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 3

Stenciling | Green | Confetti | Mod Podge | Circles

Challenge #4

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 4

Punchinella | Black | Book Paper | Turquoise | Arrows

Challenge #5

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 5

Stamping | Ephemera | Modeling Paste | Tags | White

Challenge #6

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 6

Alcohol Inks | Hexagons | Washi Tape | Handwritten Note | Blue

Challenge #7

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 7

Diamonds | Clear Embossing Powder | Thread | Ephemera | Doodling

Challenge #8

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 8

Circles | Tags | Heat Embossing | Red | Distress Inks

Challenge #9

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 9

Bubble Wrap | Orange | Ribbon | Triangles | Modeling Paste

Challenge #10

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 10

Hand Lettering | Pink | Squares | Resist | Turquoise

Challenge #11

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 11

Collage | Old Envelope | Fabric | Green | Thread

Challenge #12

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 12

Punchinella | Watercolors | Pens & Markers | Bubble Wrap | Song Lyrics

Challenge #13

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 13

Circles | Tags | Spray Ink | Purple | Stamping

Challenge #14

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 14

Sequins | Blue | Sponge | Fiber | Masking

Challenge #15

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 15

Heavy Body Acrylic | Stenciling | Patterned Paper | Brayer | Doodling

Challenge #16

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 16

Ink | Baker’s Twine | Tags | Black | Handmade Stamp

Challenge #17

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 17

Chalks | Pens & Markers | Tickets | Patterned Paper | Orange

Challenge #18

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 18

Hand Stitching | Brown | Hearts | Grid | Stamping

Challenge #19

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 19

Yellow | Glass Beads | Fiber | Handwriting | Spray Ink

Challenge #20

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 20

Hexagons | Mosaic | Watercolors | Ephemera | Monochromatic

Challenge #21

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 21

Pink | Resist | Roller Stamps | Gray | Thread

Challenge #22

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 22

Green | Heat Embossing | Vellum | Baker’s Twine | Diamonds

Challenge #23

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 23

Perfect Pearls | Mosaic | Distress Inks | Yellow | Circles

Challenge #24

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 24

Tags | Micro Beads | Ephemera | Mod Podge | Fabric

Challenge #25

Use the following to create a page or project and share.

Art Challenge 25

Bubble Wrap | Clear | Pens & Markers | Triangles | Book Paper

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Don’t forget to join us in the 52 Weeks Facebook Group where you’ll find lots of insight + inspiration for getting your craft room organized and using your stash!