ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

How to be Creative during this Lockdown?

Updated on April 22, 2020
Natasha Tungare profile image

A physiotherapist exploring hobbies so as to help others through these.

Just a few days ago, I had written an article on how to spend a productive quarantine period. The prime reason why I am focusing on these topics is because people are finding ways to spend their time. And when they do not find any way to spend time, people tend to go out. But why? When you yourself explore own creative ways to spend an effective time, you won't feel the need to go out at all. So I would like to give you all some tips and take aways on how can you explore your creativity and spend a creative time without getting bored.

1) Get back to your long lost hobbies

Developing all together a new form of creativity takes time to adapt. Then why not revive our own hobby? Due to work, job-life and hectic schedule, we could not pursue our hobby. We can get back that hobby again which we had left aside while running on the path of hustle.

Everyone pursues or used to pursue some or the other hobby. Those can be music, sketch, paint, write, read or something unique like collecting some unusual cutouts, creating digital art pieces and much more. Nowadays, youngsters have started pursuing this hobby of 'creating memes' on social media. These hobbies are a path to creativity.

2) Explore online

Google never fails to answer you! You can find multiple ideas on what can you do about the things you like. Considering an example, if you like to cook and are good at it, search online for some new recipes which can be made during lockdown. Devise your own modifications in those recipes. And those modifications can turn out to be new recipes all together! You are just one google search away to find and learn more in your field of expertise. You will get multiple ideas and you can combine them all to create your own new unique idea!

A creative mind is an artist's workshop!

3) Put your thoughts down

Putting your thoughts down on paper or a notepad or simply typing them down on your phone, works like magic! Your thoughts are ways towards your newly blooming ideas. Give them an open door to develop your creativity. When you put your thoughts down, it becomes easy to segregate them into the beneficial ones and unnecessary thoughts can be filtered out. And then finally your resourceful or beneficial thoughts can turn into actions having creative ideas.

This habit has personally helped me a lot. I tend to get multiple thoughts on topics of writing mainly when I am going off to sleep. I simply put them down on my phone notepad and next day give a deeper thought to them to finally turn them out into an article.

4) Do not hesitate to try something new

Well, during this lockdown, I am learn to cook and I am really loving it! You will not know if you are good at it unless you yourself try it out. Do not hesitate to try new things. Who knows, those new things might turn into your favourite hobbies. It is never too late to try out what you really want to. I started writing poetries around 4 years ago and before that I had never even thought that I could be a poet. This is the magic of our brain. Your actions themselves will choose your creativity. It comes with trying.


The best aspect about creativity is that, it all depends on us how we be creative in our daily actions. Our own varied techniques and modifications can make us be creative in that particular thing. You can be creative in every second thing around you. Try it out! Tell me in the comments how are you being creative in your daily life.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2020 Natasha Tungare


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)