Daily Doodle for 9/17/20

Today was a nice relaxing doodle. I have to remind myself sometimes that my Daily Doodle exercise is not one for perfectionism. In fact the point is to let go of my perfectionism and let creativity and expression take over. I am not here today to create something perfect. I am only here to create.Continue reading “Daily Doodle for 9/17/20”

Daily Doodle for 9/7/20

Om or aum. An ancient syllable, symbol, or sound, that represents many meanings including the essence of ultimate reality, consciousness or pure being. Often used in Buddhist traditions as the opening and closing of meditative mantras. The most well known mantra being “Om mani padme hum”, which roughly translates to “the jewel in the lotus”.Continue reading “Daily Doodle for 9/7/20”

Daily Doodle for 8/7/20

Here is something I see a lot these days. I work in the performing arts industry, so the transition to virtual performances is all over the place. It’s all we can do these days. This is a “Zoom” version of the classic theatre symbol of the Comedy and Tragedy masks. I am interested in exploringContinue reading “Daily Doodle for 8/7/20”

Daily Doodle 7/8/20

Today’s doodle was inspired by today’s NY Times The Daily podcast. Host Michael Barbaro talked briefly to Bob Behnken, Doug Hurley and Chris Cassidy, NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. He asked them about what it feels like to look upon the Earth from space, especially at a tumultuous time like this one. IContinue reading “Daily Doodle 7/8/20”

Daily Doodle for 7/1/20

Here is the next evolution of my Lady in a Mask sketch – Color! It took me a little time to generate the layers of shapes that were to be my sections of color, but it was good exercise to do it. Now I can change them to all kinds of colors super easily. IContinue reading “Daily Doodle for 7/1/20”

Daily Doodle 6/30/20

So yesterday’s Daily Doodle actually became a two day Daily Doodle. I should have broken the steps down into two, which I have done now. And here is the next step. So I took my Daily Doodle from the day before, 6/29/20, the sketch of the lady in a mask, and made it a digitalContinue reading “Daily Doodle 6/30/20”

Daily Doodle 6/26/20

Today’s doodle I call “Backyard Dreaming”. I’ve been working on redesigning my backyard. Well it’s really a back patio. It’s only 14 feet in depth, which really doesn’t give anyone much room to do anything on the grass that really is just weeds. Also there is a slope, so even standing out there you feelContinue reading “Daily Doodle 6/26/20”