Drawing Lesson – Home Objects

 Coffee cup designs, small objects, kitchen utensils, patterns: just draw.

Pages from my sketchbook.  I used inexpensive paper, ballpoint pen, and small set of watercolors.  The goal was to keep the mind and hand busy with daily drawing exercises and not to worry about perfection.   I found JOY energy in patterns and color!!!!

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About Wings of Wonder

Linda Ruddy is a creative and she works in a variety of materials including pencils, paints, paper, porcelain and fabric. Her current projects involve hand-sewn bookbinding, children's book illustrating, and writing. In 2010, two of her paintings were published in the Saddleback College literary magazine, The Wall. In the past, she has received recognition for painting and doll making. Linda lives in California with her husband and family pet. Her new blog can be found at:www.wingsofwonder.worpress.com Please visit often to see how the site develops. Following the muse, Linda Ruddy
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10 Responses to Drawing Lesson – Home Objects

  1. Kate Kresse says:

    Hey! That is the philosophy I use with my writing. Basically, write daily—do not worry about perfection. Worrying about perfection results in mental paralysis for me :-). Wonderful drawing.

  2. JSD says:

    Thanks for the reminder! Perfection is such a mental block.
    Love the Teddy bears. 🙂

  3. I love the philosophy that everything around us can be interpreted as art. We are surrounded by beauty and all we have to do is decide to see it. 🙂

  4. Wenona Kossler says:

    I imagine it’s a kind of meditation; good for the mind and the soul, not to mention for reducing inhibitions when drawing!

  5. robin says:

    Drawing, writing, to start the day, sets a whole tone and pace that is great for slowing down and reducing stress! I love the patterns and colors of your drawings, Linda, and I recognize them :).

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