Art Before Breakfast: A Zillion Ways to be More Creative No Matter How Busy You Are
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Art Before Breakfast: A Zillion Ways to be More Creative No Matter How Busy You Are

Packed with the signature can-do attitude that makes beloved artist Danny Gregory a creativity guru to thousands across the globe, this unique guide serves up a hearty helping of inspiration. For aspiring artists who want to draw and paint but just can't seem to find time in the day, Gregory offers 5– to 10–minute exercises for every skill level that fit into any schedule—whether on a plane, in a meeting, or at the breakfast table—along with practical instruction on techniques and materials, plus strategies for making work that's exciting, unintimidating, and fulfilling. Filled with Gregory's encouraging words and motivating illustrations, Art Before Breakfast teaches readers how to develop a creative habit and lead a richer life through making art.

Title:Art Before Breakfast: A Zillion Ways to be More Creative No Matter How Busy You Are
ISBN:1452135479
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:160 pages

    Art Before Breakfast: A Zillion Ways to be More Creative No Matter How Busy You Are Reviews

  • Peter Derk
    Jul 06, 2015

    Can I tell you something I hate? I hate that Malcolm Gladwell 10,000 hours theory.For anyone who's avoided it somehow, the way it works is that Gladwell, who we'll get to, poses the theory that 10,000...

  • Elizabeth
    Dec 11, 2015

    Super motivating book with creative prompts to get you creating. The overall message of positivity and the beautiful illustrations make me happy. Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About ...

  • Sandra
    Dec 09, 2015

    Art is a business, an industry, a racket.art is about passion, love, life, humanity—everything that is truly valuable. Artistically, I've been stuck in a rut for awhile now. I have ideas, many idea...

  • Ruby
    Mar 04, 2015

    Meh. I start from a position of loving all of Danny Gregory's books I've read (so far) which is most of them. This one just feels like a money grab :( There are some fun illustrations, as you would ex...

  • Chris
    Nov 18, 2015

    That I started this in early July and just finished it last week should tell you something - comfortable writing style, fun drawings, and yet I just wasn't drawn in....

  • Brian
    May 22, 2015

    A few years ago I read _The Creative License_ and I heartily recommend that book over _Art Before Breakfast_. If you have any exposure to Gregory's writing before, there is very little new in this boo...

  • Deb (Readerbuzz) Nance
    Mar 16, 2016

    Art should be like breakfast: something you do every day. And if there is anyone who can guide you into seeing art opportunities in your everyday life, it is Danny Gregory.You can spend a day with thi...

  • Charlie
    Apr 27, 2016

    If you have followed Danny Gregory in Sketchbook Skool and read his past books, this is simply the same philosophy. Nothing new or inspirational that hasn't already been written or spoken about severa...

  • Brittany
    Jan 08, 2017

    Just do it I loved the section on not letting perfectionism stop you. Just pick up the pen and paper and you'll be shocked it will come forth. ...

  • Elle Kay
    Jan 24, 2016

    A couple of ideas intrigued me but the majority of this book repeats the basic idea that you should carry a sketchbook with you everywhere and draw at any given chance you get. Now I draw and sketch w...