24 Sources for Doodle, Design & Pattern Inspiration

"Some days I write an epic poem, and other days I only write two sentences. I am the policy maker for my journal, and the policy is, “Write what feels right.” Keep this in mind if you’d consider trying a journal again. It’s worth it! We need to check in with ourselves and seeing our thoughts come alive on paper is a meaningful and profound way to do it."
Samara O'Shea

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Abstract Dots on Index Cards

What's an experiment, in terms of art?  My definition varies. Trying one technique a bunch of different ways. Expanding on a technique to make it more flexible. Often changing one or more variables along the way. Testing a hypothesis. Answering the question, "What will happen if....?" Playing around with a new art material to understand how it works in various situations. How a material interacts with other materials. The limits in terms of water or layering or warping or adhesiveness or whatever makes sense. Experiments are not so much about composition or content but about process. I'm looking to push my creative boundaries and challenge myself. 

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ICAD 2017 Week 5 Prompts & Themes

"Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not, and, therefore, the foundation of all invention and innovation. In its arguably most transformative and relevetory capacity, it is the power that enables us to empathize with humans whose experiences we have never shared."
J. K. Rowling

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Fugitive pigment restructuring

7 Things I didn't learn in business school

1. Splattered ROI
2. Cross-hatched balance sheets
3. Fugitive pigment restructuring
4. Lightfast accounting genres
5. Unbalanced gesso
6. Cartoon AGI
7. Quantitative quinacridone crimson

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Daisy Yellow