Posts Tagged ‘artist’

Have Teeth, Will Draw

April 17, 2011

Doug Landis at work

A high school wrestling accident rendered Doug Landis a quadriplegic, paralyzed from the neck down. Concerned that Doug was spending too much time in front of the TV, his brother Monte challenged Doug to draw and placed a pencil in Doug’s mouth.

Magic time.

Doug combined his love for animals with his new passion. His “Vanishing Breeds” series has been exhibited in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Las Vegas, St. Louis, and Brussels, Belgium.

Here are two of Doug’s drawings. Click here to see (more…)

The Whisper Which Is Heard By You Alone

June 5, 2010

Intuition is the wellspring of creative inspiration. Every artistic achievement originated with the same creative impulse that produced all of existence.

To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.
Arnold Bennett

Encourage this creative impulse to take root inside you, allow it to (more…)