Identity portraits

Step 1

Watch this short compilation of painting Tik Toks to get some ideas of things you could do with your own project! (Could even inspire you to make your own Tik Tok while painting). 

Step 2

Get inspired! Check out these projects that others have made.

Step 3


Gather your materials and get ready to get creative.


Collage/drawing/ painting materials


Mod Podge



Step 4

Spend a few minutes journaling or writing around one of the topics below - this will be the focus of your painting

Old You

Using an old photo of yourself, illustrate/collage how you were in the past

Current You

Using a recent photo of you, illustrate/collage who you are in the present

Future You

Using a recent photo of you, illustrate/collage how you see yourself in the future


Using your favorite picture, illustrate/collage how that memory impacted you or made you feel

Step 4

Watch this tutorial and create your own identity painting!

Step 5

We want to see what you made!


Use the hashtag #catchingsummermemories to share on social media.


Upload to our google drive folder with your description and we'll include it on our website!!  Just click the icon to the right to get started!