"Creativity lies not in the done, but the doing.” 

- Julia Cameron

Included in Art Sparks

The Art Sparks deck contains 82 inspiration cards, separated into four color-coded categories. Each subdeck represents a different aspect of painting decisions and is illustrated with original artwork by the authors:

How Art Sparks Works

To get unstuck and start painting again:


For a warmup or loosening exercise:


To experiment on an unfinished/unloved painting:

To play with different techniques and materials:


To paint a series on the same subject:

To plan a new painting:

Art Sparks Booklet 3.7.2024.pdf