Philosophy In Art

One day, during my Introductory Painting class,  I was working on thumbnail sketches for my very first original composition. Using what I’d learned about perspective, the rule of thirds, and leading the eye, I put pencil to paper to layout a seascape. By my third sketch I saw more or less what I had in…

Colours on Fire

“If you shut your eyes and are a lucky one, you may see at times a shapeless pool of lovely pale colours suspended in the darkness; then if you squeeze your eyes tighter, the pool begins to take shape, and the colours become so vivid that with another squeeze they must go on fire.” ~…

Vision Boards vs Action Boards

Today’s Freedom Friday topic is about Vision Boards vs Action Boards (or any other type of Board). A great deal is going on in the mind of Luna Surya and is an exciting time as a result of that. I’m interested in what you have to say on the subject of Vision Boards: Have you…

Anyone Can Be Creative

CREATIVITY has nothing to do with any activity in particular — with painting, poetry, dancing, singing. It has nothing to do with anything in particular. Anything can be creative — you bring that quality to the activity. Activity itself is neither creative nor uncreative. You can paint in an uncreative way. You can sing in…

Hand Building with Clay Workshop

In conjunction with The Sculptor’s Workshop, Luna Surya Studios is proud to host our first Hand Building With Clay Workshop. Students will learn pinching, coil and slabwork. All raw materials and a textbook will be provided. Classes run from June 2nd to 23rd 2012.