Imagination is the ability to form mental images, and the source of creative mind power. It is all about images ... images ... images.Inspiration and the stuff that dreams are made of, come from the imagination. On occasion, I have mentioned my experience of seeing … Continue Reading ››
What are the stages of the creative process? Many models exist to illustrate the process which goes on during the act of creativity.The one I am most familiar with is the Wallas Model.
Preparation Incubation Illumination Verification
Another model which expands further on the process is by Robert Fritz.
Conception Vision Current … Continue Reading ››
Gardening and Such
Gardening is therapy. I love the smell of fresh dark earth, after a rain, as I inspect seedlings for any sign of growth. When I am in the garden, time does not exist. Fortunate to live in a quiet neighborhood, conscious … Continue Reading ››
When is a painting finished? That is a subject most artists could debate for hours. I have pondered this question for ages now. My tendancy for the quest of perfection, sometimes causes me to overwork things, and do more than is necessary. This can ruin the freshness of a composition, creating remorse, for my not … Continue Reading ››