Drawing and Painting

Interest: Creativity

Skills you build with this activity:

1. Creativity – Drawing and painting require a great deal of creativity to come up with unique and original ideas for artwork.

2. Problem Solving – When creating a piece of art, there are often challenges to overcome, such as figuring out how to depict a certain subject or how to make the colours work together.

3. Staying Positive – Art can be a frustrating process, but it’s important to stay positive and keep working through the challenges. This helps develop a positive attitude and outlook on life.

4. Listening – When working with others on a collaborative project, it’s important to listen to their ideas and feedback to create the best possible outcome.

5. Teamwork – Collaborating on a group art project requires teamwork and the ability to work together towards a common goal.



Art and design industry
Advertising and marketing industry
Film and animation industry
Fashion industry
Education industry (teaching art or art therapy)

Possible pathways