By John F. Simon
"John F. Simon, Jr., widely known as an early pioneer within the use of computer-generated imagery in modern paintings, has grew to become his consciousness to the act mark-making as a doorway into self-awareness and the fundamental touchstone of visible creativity. He leads us via a series of meditative drawing routines, and stocks insightful, touching anecdotes of his a long time of expertise as a working towards artist."—Peter Halley, Artist
"The mysteries of the brain and universe are coupled with a really functional consultant to drawing. it really is an not likely yet splendidly fruitful mix, a step by step method of expertise and art."—Lawrence Rinder, Director, UC Berkeley paintings Museum & Pacific movie Archive
"John’s very good art emerges from a deeply encouraged and intuitive unfolding. His reward of discovering one’s personal inventive strategy is superbly transmitted during this pleasant guide."—Jon Bernie, Ordinary Freedom
"Drawing your individual Path is a call for participation to those that have by no means drawn earlier than and a hot, informative, clever and gorgeous ebook to learn. It deals clean, new how one can examine and adventure the stairs to make drawings today."—Sharon Louden, Artist, Editor of Living and maintaining an inventive Life
Drawing your individual Path is an account of the way multi–media artist John Simon’s day-by-day drawing self-discipline grew to become a meditation perform, and the way that meditation illuminated his artistic resource. a realistic guidebook choked with Simon's personal artwork, Drawing your individual Path deals meditators another route to ‘just sitting’ and provides artists how to mindfully learn and deepen the resource in their artistic rules. Readers are guided via thirty–three meditation and drawing workouts, exploring centred having a look, conscious sketching, and improvisational know-how, all designed to assist practitioners observe the enormous creativity inside themselves and of their day-by-day lives.
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