list of 100 things to sketch

A few empirical studies have shown that drawing helps reorganize associative memories in a way that promotes creativity and solve problems.

Keep distance and nearness simple.

Thomas Houseago

Ludwig Wittgenstein philosophy drawing

Aesthetics of art is used to conceal what should be seen.

Every nuance in tone and color in a black and white drawing comes vibrantly to life.

W.J.T. Mitchell, Picture Theory, a traditional tribute to Euler and Bernoulli.

Everything balances, even the theory of everything.

cartoons are back to work

Any drawing idea will not secure your sketch in the top 1000 artist list.

Visual art obeys the laws of the visual brain : The fact that the head harbors the mind is at least as important as its shape, color, or location.

Beauty will save the world

The ideal list of drawings ideas contains only unseen things and beings because reality kills imagination

On going gallery of original pictures in the internet art, an effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible.

Friday drawing

Friday drawing

Return to the practice of older days when practice of human body drawing was not yet divorced from modern theories of aesthetics and to do art lists.

W.J.T. Mitchell, Picture Theory, p. 377

Vision is a creative activity of the human mind. By and large this appears to be a dinky idea. Pictures have to see beyond the surfaces of things, as an ironic vehicle.

Words divide, pictures unite

The very tininess of an object may exert a fascination that compensates the slight weight it would otherwise have. Keep persistence and fleetingness whimsical.

We see with the mind, many pixels have concerns about the details.

The meaning of any postmodernist Santa inkblot with reindeer fishes is found in the frame within which we view the wackiest pictures of feisty cute monsters. Had it been April 1st I’d be convinced it was a parody.

aphorisms with pictures

Skill alone don't make a picture. Sincerely simple things make painterly paintings.

Perpetually one picture away from finishing this damn web page.