This quote was written by one of my favorite artists of all time, and I agree.
I think good art comes fast. The stroke of a wrist, the gesture, the impulse, as if by sweet surprise. It's not...
Self-cultivation is being alone and getting to know who you are. It is just as important as the act of creative production. You can’t have results unless you have a process. Processing, cultivation and dreaming time for all creative people, and we are all creative people, is essential.
What is it that you do? How can you change your life so you can allow yourself this space? Let’s take a moment to reflect.
Make a prayer to allow yourself this time, this stolen gift. Take a moment to put a blessing for this space in your life on an altar of self-cultivation.
Can you make your own altar? What would it be like? What are your sketchbooks like? What are your journals like? What are your hard drives like? What are your notebooks, bookshelves, draws, boxes and closets like? I would go...full article
Hi I'm Fotini
Welcome to my blog!
I am a painter currently based in Greenville, South Carolina. Through my work, I seek to communicate an internal narrative using traditional painting processes.
Here you will find information about what I am working on, recollections of my process, things that inspire me. I am asking questions about art, writing letters to myself, reflecting, learning, growing, discovering. Thank you for joining and supporting the adventure.