There are many ways to SEE an apple….
Yesterday I received this message from a new follower: –
“I would like to learn to paint from you. Where to start? I am scared even to pick up a paint brush.”
The person who wrote this is not alone, and so I am prompted to write a post on the subject of starting from scratch and releasing fear.
I came up with the ‘apple exercise’ many years ago because in principle it is simple and effective.
Any materials can be used – most of them can be found in your home or local pound shop. (you don’t need to go out and purchase expensive paints, brushes and paper)
I believe that the reason so many people feel a sense of fear and trepidation when they begin to make marks on paper is because we are taught from…
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