Drawing to music
This was my most dreaded task of the whole mark making unit. When I first saw the title I had flash backs to a previous art teacher who told me to ‘Feel the music’ , ‘gather the emotions’ and all that kind of sickly stuff. I don’t really like the ‘floofy ‘ stuff.
I purposefully took a stance against this kind of drawing and instead took a more literal, scene creating approach to it. I decided to use characters to depict what the music reminded me of rather than what it made meditation class I thought I was actually in for. And I even warmed up to capturing the emotions of music in a less literal way….me ‘feel’.
Even though I came into this task with quite a negative mindset I found that it wasn’t as bad as I though, and it wasn’t like the meditation class I thought I was actually in for. And I even warmed up to capturing the emotions of music in a less literal way….…