Recently, I was working on my art course assignments when I went off on a creative tangent. As I was sketching and wondering what subject to draw, I remembered a picture of an owl in a magazine I’d purchased and which had drawn my attention. At the time I thought to myself, “I would love to draw this little fellow.”.
And so I finally did! Three times in a row, nonetheless. I played around with charcoal, light/dark and black ink. Here are the pictures; I love the different effects and how one subject can conjure up many versions. It’s what I love about art and creativity. I am also pleased that I went with the creative flow and let the pictures unfold – I enjoyed every single minute:
How often do you go on creative tangents? Do you allow them to happen and do you follow them to see where they will take you?