3 Epic Websites To Ignite Your Creative Spark

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For artists and designers, finding a great art and design website can help ignite your creativity.

Creativity comes and goes, and can appear from the weirdest and unexpected places, but having an inspirational website or blog at hand can certainly help you discover it.

We’re sharing 3 rather epic websites that will help you ignite your creative spark, and hopefully inspire you to make some of your own art, which you can submit to us (wink wink, nudge, nudge).

All of these websites are big favourites of ours, for their consistent and professional blog posts, insightful analysis into the creative industry, which offer a lot to the creative folk out there.

Of course, you can look through some of our Inspirational blog posts, but we wanted to offer you some alternatives to us, which can help propel your creative spark!

Its Nice That

Established in 2007, It’s Nice That has gone form strength to strength in recent years, and publishes daily inspirational creative blog posts which can get anyone in the creative mood!

Focusing on creative disciplines like illustration, graphic design, photography, all the way over to animation, It’s Nice That is our number one blog to help you ignite your creative spark.

A website which showcases a large array of artists and designers, who really champion creativity in our opinion, has built up a large following for their expert views on what’s hot in the industry – and we can see why!

If you’re particularly having a non-creative day, It’s Nice That is the place to go!

It’s Nice That – www.itsnicethat.com


Behance gives the opportunity to any artist or designer to showcase their work, regardless of your creative discipline.

With an extremely large following, user activity, peer support and portfolios on Behance, this is the number one place to showcase your creative work.

Created by the fantastic guys over at Adobe, we find a lot of artists and designers to promote on our blog through Behance, and we highly recommend you looking through this great website – perfect for anyone craving some inspiration!

Behance – www.behance.com

Creative Boom

A personal and big favourite on Graphic Tide, Creative Boom shares unique and captivating blog posts all about creativity, which you probably won’t find on any other website.

Dedicated about offering high quality blog posts all about art and design, Creative Boom houses published blog posts about stunning sculpture, amazing illustration work through to more humorous blog posts.

Also a big favourite on our Twitter page (as we seem to ReTweet their stuff all the time – it’s so good!), Creative Boom is here to help you find your creative spark – you won’t be left disappointed!

Creative Boom – www.creativeboom.co.uk

BONUS – Creative Bloq

Creative Bloq is the last website which we want to celebrate within this blog post, because it’s so useful to you creative folk out there!

The especially great thing about Creative Bloq is their consistent and helpful tutorials, which is so valuable for those of you who want to learn a brand new Adobe skill, from Photoshop, Illustrator to InDesign.

Apart from these incredibly useful tutorials, Creative Bloq also publishes regular blog posts about the creative industry, and shares their expert analysis of what’s happening out there today – a big player in the world of art and design online!

Creative Bloq – www.creativebloq.com

What Inspirational Websites Do You Like?

We hope you enjoyed these top 3 websites to help fuel your creative spark.

Creative and inspirational blogs are so important to help you gain awareness of what’s happening in the creative industry, help get your creativity back, and open your eyes to new skills and ways of working.

But we’ll love to hear from you!

What creative websites do you like, and visit often?

Are there any websites which we’ve forgotten?

Comments are more than welcome below!

We hope you’ve found some of your creative spark back from these top websites!

So thanks for visiting today, be sure to leave a comment below, as we would love to hear from you. Be sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr, it will be great to see you on there. Thanks again, and have a great day!

About the author - HKJS


I'm an Illustrator, Designer & Animator from Hampshire, United Kingdom, and have been illustrating for a number of years. I have a wealth of experience within editorial, maps, posters and book covers. Having a firm interest in the creative industry and everything that revolves around it, I want to share what I've learnt to you. From this, I have a keen passion for t-shirt design and how illustration can become a part of something you wear.

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