Spread 172- Try This At Home June 5, 2012Posted by Orly in Uncategorized.
Many art makers making art in one place at one time = wholesome magic. A couple of days ago I came back home from teaching at the CREATE retreat in Irvine, California. As always in such happenings, the creative energy is so luxuriant, abundant, and undoubtedly, contagious! But really, there is no need for us to wait till we get together again to make art, to create: scribble, doodle, or spill some paint on an unassuming canvas. It’s all there, always ready to play, it’s been there since the beginning of time. Yes, it’s nice to connect to others, to be inspired, to get new ideas, learn new methods of visual expression, to be supported in our creative effort, but we can do it alone. It’s natural to us humans. We were born knowing how to do ‘this’. Want proof? just go visit at a preschool, see the children building worlds in the sand box, messing up with paint at their tables, on the floor, on the walls. Look at this video. It’s not talent. It’s nature, it needs no company: