Two weeks ago I had to struggle with acknowledging the state of the world in which I live. This was a significant trigger and I went directly into an emotional burnout. I know that therapy helps but I think I signed up for something I was unaware of. My impression was that speaking about the … Continue reading Grief because this world is a fucked up place
Today I realized that you will be able to draw your portrait when you are well enough to look at yourself. I always wanted to start making self-portraits but I never knew why I wasn't finding time to start. Now I realized that I was not well enough to look at myself, deep into my … Continue reading Can you look at yourself long enough to make a self-portrait?
I started writing daily almost 3 years ago and I kept doing that until 4 days ago. As I mentioned before, I used to write morning pages as part of my healing journey. I was quite happy with this until my therapist mentioned that it might be a compulsive action, as I was doing this … Continue reading The problem with daily writing
Today I was speaking with my husband and I wanted to say I had no time to draw but I realized that I am drawing daily, but it comes so naturally that I am not considered it drawing. I always think about the act of drawing, at a desk, with an intention and while watching … Continue reading The trap of drawing daily
As I mention a few times before here, I love drawing but because I did not go to art school, I had no idea where to start. I spend a lot of years in denial and other years telling myself I draw bad and I should learn more. I will add below a list of … Continue reading Drawing advice and updates
I do not know if this can be called a review because I have no idea why this table is different from the others. I think I wanted to write this as a way to celebrate myself. I made my first digital drawing and I am proud. I always wanted to try this but I … Continue reading Wacom Intuos Medium Drawing Tablet for Drawing