SparkNotes Blog

How to Get Over Your Creative Block

We’ve advised about writer’s block many a time, but what of the world’s non-wordy artists? Painters, musicians, freestyle dancers, doodlers—you, too, likely know that feeling of running low on brain juice.

Our brilliant illustrator, Elliana Equivel, knows the feeling too. Through her experiences, she’s drawn up ten things you should circle back to when you’ve got a paintbrush/guitar pick/remix in your hand, but your brain is giving you a whole lot of nope.

Scroll on, buttercups! (And don’t forget to check out Elliana’s Facebook and Instagram!)

Have you ever gone through a creative block? What do you do to pull yourself out of it?