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Learning new skills

Learning new skills

As I have mentioned a few times already, I have been devoting my time lately to learning 3D modelling and animation skills. I am learning these skills for both the pleasure of learning and the satisfaction inherent in creating. I have never sought expertise in anything. To me learning is ... Read More
Reflections and (in?) a bit of digital art …

Reflections and (in?) a bit of digital art …

Our personal awareness of change varies. Some of us refuse to even acknowledge that things DO change. Others are terrified by anything changing, and fight it tooth and nail. Most of us lie somewhere between those extremes. But deny it or fear it all you want … change is inevitable. ... Read More
Pull yourself together

Pull yourself together

The last month has reminded me to create for the sake of creating. Experience has told me that this is really the only reason to create. We can put all sorts of noble causes on why we make things, but those are just how we justify for ourselves the energy ... Read More
Glow

Glow

To me, creativity is not a character trait but a separate force that each of us has access to. It is like an internal glow that radiates ever outward. How it manifests does not depend on the strength of the glow. Rather it is determined by the filters it passes ... Read More
Hydra

Hydra

My Head was Having a Horrible time coming up with an H post, so I resorted to trying to make a picture. Here it is … an attempt at a Hydra. Master list of all blogs involved Day 19 entries
Movie

Movie

I have been blogging on and off for about seven years now. I started blogging when I truly started understanding how little I fit in this strange society of ours. It was a means to share a bit of myself while not having to really mix with the “rabble”. I ... Read More
The Power of Perseverance

The Power of Perseverance

I was not sure what I was going to do for today’s post. I often draw a blank until suddenly something flips a switch and I have a post … thought sometimes it might be a day late. Today, I focused on working on a 3D modelling project I started ... Read More
Recursion

Recursion

As Emissary R18 entered his living quarters, he noticed a flashing light on the encryption console. This meant a new assignment was waiting for him. He put away the supplies he had just obtained, put a premade meal in the microwave, and got comfortable at the desk. The console required ... Read More
More creating

More creating

I am continuing my exploration of 3D art and animation. I suspect I will be for a while because I am thoroughly enjoying it, it keeps me very busy, and there is a LOT to learn. Here are more of the products of the learning curve. The images are getting ... Read More
Art (sort of)

Art (sort of)

Over the past few months I allowed myself to fall into a very negative space. This happens to me on occasion, but as I get older it seems I find it increasingly difficult to climb out of these holes when I fall into them. I also seem to find them more ... Read More