art2love (art2love) wrote,
art2love
art2love

  • Mood:

Creativity...

I haven't felt very creative lately. Yes, even experienced painters have feelings of not being inspired to paint.

I have some paints I bought a while ago, with some colors I haven't tried yet and just decided to play with them in an abstract way. I find it's the best way to learn how certain colors work together. I love it when you can't predict the outcome. It's kind of like doing a jigsaw puzzle. You become motivated as it comes together and you feel you are accomplishing some good.

I still try to use just three or four colors and try to keep them in the family of of the primaries of red, blue and yellow. I did an abstract background and let it dry. Studying later I saw this beautiful bloom (like a Calla Lily, but not), and then I painted it in and saw more blooms. I was hooked and didn't want to stop! Oh, it felt so good to be inspired using only my imagination and my brush!

So this was the outcome!

DSCN1595

DSCN1599
Tags: 2021 abstract
Subscribe

  • Two new paintings by me...

    Experimenting with color and ideas with some new paintings. Mostly just having some fun!

  • another little painting by me...

    I was experimenting with color and created an abstract painting. I used various techniques such as rubbing alcohol, stencils, etc., and I was happy…

  • Happy now...

    I wasn't completely happy with this painting and decided to work on it some more. I felt the leaves needed some strengthening and so I just took up…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments