Tag Archives: Visual Arts

Can’t Seem To Paint?

TIP: When you aren’t sure how to start, try painting with your eyes shut and listening to a song to distract your mind. Here is a picture of my attempt and I’m not even close to finishing, but hey, I’m painting! … Continue reading

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Paris In The Morning: Part Deux

Picture series number two– the mornings are getting colder, my walk more habitual. I seem to find interesting things around me everywhere. Some days it’s incredibly foggy, others are clear. There is always the man in the freezing cold, reading … Continue reading

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How To Know When A Painting Is Finished

Quite simply, this quote completely summed it up for me:  “a painting is never finished, it’s just stopped in an interesting place,” from The Artist’s Way. Julia Cameron talks about how nothing is every finished, at some point we just … Continue reading

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Jump-Start Your Creativity!

The Artist’s Way: If you are stuck or if you are altogether too critical to even allow yourself to create; it is time. You are lacking the ability to fight off your inside critic and also the energy to discipline … Continue reading

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A Close And An Open

So, I have only one month left before my return, which I am altogether excited about! As a mini tribute to California, where I accomplished so much, I would like to share some landscapes I painted there last year. I’ve … Continue reading

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Inspiration

So, I finally started creating paintings. Here is one, based off of a small drawing, with the motive to inspire people to be bold, push against the world for their desires, because dreams do come true, there’s fairy-god-mother’s out there … Continue reading

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“Beginnings Are Hard,” She Said

I drew a tree and left it at Raspail. Today I had a record time of getting to class, somehow in less than twenty minutes. I don’t have a picture of this tree drawing, it was in a moment of … Continue reading

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