When Inspiration Becomes Torment

For a long time, I thought inspiration was a less important aspect of art- and maybe on some level, I still kind of believe that. But I realize now that maybe that might further from the truth than I thought. Sure, I still believe that art is a skill that needs to be practiced, honed,…

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7 Ways to Make Art a Daily Habit

You’ve no doubt heard it again and again and again. Your art teacher told you this, your hero whom you’ve looked up to and take inspiration from has said this, and even your roommate who’s a far more focused and productive artist told you this. If you want to be a good artist, you must…

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Quick Update: My Copy of David and Goliath

Aaaaaand I’m back. I’m currently still playing WoW, and currently farming fire elementals in Arathi. But that doesn’t mean that’s ALL I’ve been doing. I’ve also been working, and with whatever energy remains from work, I’ve been painting. I’ve finished my copy of Caravaggio’s “David Holding the Head of Goliath” a couple months ago: So,…

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Arty Updates

Wow, it’s been so long since I’ve wrote a blog post. Here’s what happened: I left my job at the university to work at an art gallery that also wants to be a hub for environmental activism (hoping I can slowly do my part to clean up the anti-human, Nihlistic mindset and bring more of…

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I Don’t Want to Paint

This morning, I overslept, still woke up early enough to where I’m not leaving the door for work 20 minutes before my shift, but still enough that it caused a detriment to my morning routine. Even so, I found that I had some extra time today than I did yesterday (and I did manage to…

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Daily Dragons of June Day 2

So, the theme of Day 2 of the Daily Dragons of June is “Fruit.” I didn’t have a particular idea in mind when I chose the theme, but as I was falling asleep last night, I was reminded of this uncanny coincidence that happened in my life last year. When I was living in Italy,…

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Daily Dragon Day 1

Happy Saturday! It’s been a beautiful morning here, and I hope your weekend is off to a great start as well! Welcome to a challenge I’m going to call: Daily Dragon! (Just for this month though). I had so much fun with MerMay, that for the month of June, I’m going to continue with the…

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