Archive for January, 2010

Jan 19 2010

Figure Drawing

You must look into other people as well as at them. ~~ Earl of Chesterfield I’ve started what I’m thinking of as my own personal university — using a combination of books and online courses (at the moment, I’m going through Drawing Tutorials Online). A necessity for me since I can’t find an art course […]

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Jan 17 2010

Healthy Kind of Selfish

Published by under Healthy Selfishness

A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It would be horribly selfish if it wanted all the other flowers in the garden to be both red and roses. ~~ Oscar Wilde I always equated selfishness as putting my needs over the needs of others, causing harm. We all […]

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Jan 14 2010

Starting the Journey

Published by under Creative Recovery

You can’t get there by bus, only by hard work, risking, and by not quite knowing what you’re doing. What you’ll discover will be wonderful: yourself. ~~ Alan Alda If not quite knowing what you are doing is one of the essentials, then I’m well on my way.  I’ve said, and more than once, that […]

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