Posts Tagged: Self-expression

The Experience of Art

If I were an art teacher — which I’ll never be — the first thing I would teach my students is that all art is illusion. That fact probably seems obvious to most people. It wasn’t obvious to me when

The Experience of Art

If I were an art teacher — which I’ll never be — the first thing I would teach my students is that all art is illusion. That fact probably seems obvious to most people. It wasn’t obvious to me when

Liking What We Draw

It’s all right to like what we draw. This has been one of the hardest lessons I’ve had to learn since I started drawing last summer. Being a beginner, I’m always apologetic about my art, especially when I look around

Liking What We Draw

It’s all right to like what we draw. This has been one of the hardest lessons I’ve had to learn since I started drawing last summer. Being a beginner, I’m always apologetic about my art, especially when I look around

On a Mission

As an aspiring artist, I’m definitely on a mission. My intent is to explore the wide world of art, gather as much knowledge as I can, and practice, practice, practice. In that respect, my mission is a selfish one. I

On a Mission

As an aspiring artist, I’m definitely on a mission. My intent is to explore the wide world of art, gather as much knowledge as I can, and practice, practice, practice. In that respect, my mission is a selfish one. I

Color Me Blue

I had to laugh when I read my horoscope for today…after I’d finished a painting project. Here’s what the stars had to say… Live your creative fantasies today…but watch out for the reality police at the border. You may experience

Color Me Blue

I had to laugh when I read my horoscope for today…after I’d finished a painting project. Here’s what the stars had to say… Live your creative fantasies today…but watch out for the reality police at the border. You may experience