The Arts

I’ve spent the last seven months or so exploring watercolor. This month I’ve branched out into gouache as well (an opaque watercolor medium). I have always enjoyed drawing in pencil, and have tried drawing in ink once more. I’ve even revisited chalk pastels but didn’t enjoy them at the time, and I’ve toyed with the idea of other paint mediums, mainly acrylic and oil.

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Haiku and microblog

I was challenged Friday by author George Couros to get back into my old habits and build some new ones. Microblogging here about my various interests. Tweeting maybe?

I use Instagram for photo and video now but not daily. Going to try to get some daily or at least 2-3 times a week habits on these platforms. I am fluent in all of these various abilities but I just don’t use them often. Here is an image he used:

Also, with some reflection, I’ve faced up to the fact that I’ve not been blogging about poetry like I had planned when starting this blog. I think I will look into doing some Haiku, in an effort to force myself into a smaller faster format that I am more likely to pick up and develop a habit with.