Draw Your Neighbour Icebreaker
This icebreaker is relatively short and should last about 5 – 15 minutes.
Instructions to run this icebreaker activity can be downloaded from the link at the bottom of this page, or you can follow the instructions below.
A blank sheet of paper and a pencil for each participant.
Arrange participants into pairs. Ideally pair them up with someone they don’t know or don’t know well.
Ask them to draw a quick sketch of the person they are paired up with, using the pencil and paper provided.
Stress that you do not expect them to produce fantastic works of art.
Call a halt after 2 or 3 minutes. Now ask participants to sign their picture and then hand it to the person they drew.
This activity generally brings a smile to the faces of participants and can be used as an icebreaker or simply to lighten the mood during a training session.
To help break the ice at the beginning of a training course.
To help lighten the mood during a training course.