Why we draw things

Why We Draw Things

Why we draw things is a simple question really. We draw things because it fills a need to create. Or it fills the minutes during obnoxiously boring conference calls. But drawing things, any thing, is really the foundation of the creative life. Painters draw. Illustrators make fancy drawings. Sculptors sketch their sculptures first. Those pants…

Mandala

A Mandala Called Stasis

Mandala art is really a journey in self-expression. I find when drawing a design, I become lost in the symmetry and the free-wheeling exercise of drawing. It’s a contradiction on paper. Drawing a mandala or any original design is a free ticket to simply be creative. The idea behind my piece called “Stasis,” was to…