The #CreativeSprint comes to Pittsburgh!

Are you looking for a way to clear the winter-induced cobwebs and really tap into that spring energy of creation and inspiration? Are you the type of person that needs a little nudge to help you stay the course? Have you been searching to find other creative folks locally?

Allow us to introduce you to #CreativeSprint, a global initiative to encourage creativity and making.

WHAT IS IT?

#CreativeSprint is global art game that anyone can play. It engages a diverse groups of individuals, businesses, schools and community organizations in 30 consecutive days of making and sharing.

When you sign up, you'll get an email with instructions on how to get started and then you will receive a daily challenges for the month of April, 2016.

WHO IS THIS FOR?

Anyone who wants to pump up their creative muscles — entrepreneurs, 9-5'ers, students, teachers, moms, dads, and everyone in between. No special skills required or creative experience needed to participate. You only need to commit at least 2 minutes a day to completing each assignment.

WHY WOULD ANYONE DO THIS?

You will be surprised and delighted by the truly amazing and unique creative potential that is within you. All it takes is a little practice.

All kinds of people have participated in #CreativeSprint. Read some of their SPRINT STORIES.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Nada. There is no cost participate in the April #CreativeSprint.

WHEN DOES IT START?

#CreativeSprint kicks off in Pittsburgh on Friday, April 1st.

IS THERE ANYTHING HAPPENING LOCALLY?

There will be two get-together's for #CreativeSprint participants in the Pittsburgh area at the Voodoo Brew Pub in Homestead (205 E 9th Ave 15120). The first is happening on Wednesday, March 30th from 6-8pm, and is a great chance to learn more, meet other sprinters in the area, and be familiarized with the #CreativeSprint make-and-share process. Details about the second will follow.