Cool Websites

Website that helps improve your doodling

If you like to doodle, but enjoy a little prompting on what to draw, this is the perfect procrastination tool for you. The Draw A Stickman website asks you to start drawing a simple stick man, and then a range of other props (such as key, balloon, sword, raincloud) to support a story as it develops on the screen. Easy? No, not really. I thought I was a quite the illustrator, but my attempt at drawing a balloon was met with the computer commenting: ‘You call that a balloon? It looks like a weird egg!’

About the author

Staying true to her expatriate upbringing, Bridget splits her time between Hong Kong, London and the surf town of Noosa on Australia’s East coast. She runs jewellery label, Barnett, with older sister and fashion illustrator, Kate.

INVITE: 6 Aussie artists will turn Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery into a giant canvas for a night!

We've assembled a group of talented young creatives and armed them each with a new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 or Microsoft Surface Book on which to create an original piece of art. The big reveal of these works will take place on December 10 at an immersive event at Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery. If you want to come along, let us know why here.