Creative Characters by Harry Woodgate

A blue dinosaur playing the sax, a ghost with a bowler hat with cupcake and a parrot wearing a astronaut helmet riding a unicycle. All standing in front of a pink background with gold words that read creative characters.

Create and share your own quirky characters using these fun and interactive drawing prompts that are designed to get your creativity flowing, and suitable for kids – and big kids – of all ages.

Pause each video below to get a randomly generated prompt, then it’s your job to combine all three elements into one illustration.

Click to view or print the instructions here

Take this activity further by doing the Creative Characters Stay Home colouring-in activity

Share your creations with UHArts on all socials at @UniHertsArts and with Harry:

A headshot of person with curly brown hair and glassesHarry Woodgate

Twitter: @harryewoodgate

Instagram: @harrywoodgateart


#CreateItShareIt & #UHArtsatHome

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Don’t forget to share your creations - (ask a parent/carer if you’re not on social media) - @UniHertsArts and with artist Harry Woodgate on Twitter @harryewoodgate and Instagram @harrywoodgateart using #CreateItShareIt #UHArtsatHome. We’ll make sure to share whatever you send us!