The Arts 

click on one of over 50 boxes to discover more about an expressive art form - often there is a link for further guidance made for you by one of our cRxeate. Fellows who has a special interest in that area of your creativity adventure.

watercoloured bird by Dr Nicola Davisdav
watercoloured bird by Dr Nicola Davisdav

our water colour Fellow shares her passion for sharing her creativity and encouraging others in medicine to do so.

Dentist and poet- Pramod
Dentist and poet- Pramod

Pramod describes how poetry links with his life as a dentist

Atlantic Blue by Allisdhair McNaull
Atlantic Blue by Allisdhair McNaull

A vet and artist describes his passion for creation of photography. Double tap for the linked document.

These are the hands
These are the hands

FairAcre Press and multiple poets inspire and move us- see link.

sharpie pen creativity
sharpie pen creativity

Anna (Paediatrician) uses sharpie pens to make drawings. See the link for another lovely creation.

Fizzah writing cRxeate. Fellow
Fizzah writing cRxeate. Fellow

Fizzah describes her journey into writing and editing. She combines it with her work in medicine.

Why Draw by Heidi
Why Draw by Heidi

Heidi is an EM Consultant who champions creativity in medicine through staff and her own drawing. Do find out more via our link.

Clara and her band
Clara and her band

Clara describes what singing in her band is like and her passion for music

Vet Student painting
Vet Student painting

our cRxeate. Fellow Vet Student who loves to paint - read more here about her passion

John Quin-cRxeate. Fellow (writer)
John Quin-cRxeate. Fellow (writer)

John, a retired Physician specialising in Endocrinology has had many articles published. Here he describes how his literature passion began!

pet inspired art
pet inspired art

Julia, our cRxeate. Fellow and head of JoyfulDoctor Art describes how she finds making art helpful in our link. see her wonderful pet paintings via https://www.joyfuldoctor.com/pages/pet-paintings

Creative writing Fellow
Creative writing Fellow

Dr Roshni Beeharry, physician and medical educator, cRxeate. Fellow, shares her passion for creative writing and examples of her work in this link.

landscape photography- Scotland
landscape photography- Scotland

Dr Gordon Caldwell ,our cRxeate. Fellow, tells us why he likes to make photos- he has a strong eye for composition.

Gouache cRxeate.Fellow
Gouache cRxeate.Fellow

Chisom describes her pathway through medicine and art in the linked document. She paints using gouache.

knit
knit

our cRxeate. Fellow desribes a passion for knitting and sewing

INK
INK

Our cRxeate. Fellow works in ink to produce intense and beautiful works. Do see the link for what she says about her work.

printmaking
printmaking

printmaking and a DIY workshop for beginners by cRxeate. Fellow Dr Jo Bowen

drawing
drawing

Our cRxeate. Fellow will post on this soon. In the meantime do you fancy looking at the East London based Royal Drawing School link- so many courses there to inspire and revive with.

standup comedy
standup comedy

if this is your choice of 'expressive art' please join us as a cRxeate. Fellow. You could be in the audience or a performer. Creativity and humour have big links. The Edinburgh Fringe is worth a look in in August. Much to enjoy every day and night there! There are many links between creativity and humour- haha! aha!- and we will explore this more in our links and blog soon.

Textiles
Textiles

Join is and help cRxeate. this mini portfolio with a link as one of our Fellows. We also recommend a trip to the Textile and Fashion Museum in Bermondsey-see link here

our logo
our logo

The loaded brush- what can it do for you? Please speak up about what creativity means to you as a doctor, dentist or vet- write for our blog maybe? link to our artist showcase here..

life drawing
life drawing

There is evidence life drawing helps with trainee's observational skills in medicine. Our cRxeate Fellow Lucy describes how it feels in this link. see our Events page for life drawing events.

Creative Writing Fellowship
Creative Writing Fellowship

cRxeate. Fellow Dr Cathy Wield, a published author, SAS Emergency Medicine, describes her passion for writing via this link. She is part of our creative writing Fellowship.

creativity and you!
creativity and you!

Look up our resource section on wellness and creativity via this link!

ARCHITECTURE/design
ARCHITECTURE/design

in progress- do join as a cRxeate. Fellow here!

art appreciation
art appreciation

look up the City Lit for 5000 courses on the arts including music, drama, fine art- they come very highly recommended. Take up something new, revisit rusky skills- see the link here! We also recommend The Open University humanities courses -embracing philosophy, history of art, classical history etc. They provide short and longer courses up to PG level.

creativity curiosity
creativity curiosity

mini workshop idea- pick one of the boxes in this section and imagine yourself actually doing the art form described. what comes up for you? note positives and barriers. see resources 2 for help here. try to explore new hobbies and social groups. protects against burnout risks.

Creative doctors/teams
Creative doctors/teams

creativity workshops are suggested in our resource section on wellness-go see via this link. let us know how you get on or if you need help!