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…