Personally I'm not very artistic, but plenty of people around me are, and they certainly have been finding solace in painting and sketching since the crisis began. Many will acknowledge that art and the arts generally can do wonders for helping any healing process. Despite my own lack of artistic talent I certainly recognise the therapeutic value of art.
Here's an interesting article that explains more and names 10 paintings that can calm anxiety:
As it's Friday, I'd like to share one of our dictations. These, along with our Writing Challenges, are sent to our Premium users every Friday. You will see that one of the paintings included in the list is by Spanish artist Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, so today we are offering this free dictation about unexpectedly seeing one of Sorolla's paintings: