How To Draw A Basic Mandala: Creative JumpStart!

I love drawing mandalas. Sometimes these pieces of art become very complicated. But they don’t need to be. What’s more, if you want to draw something your friends and family will be amazed by, try a mandala! I hope you’re not intimidated by trying to draw a unique piece of art. But if you don’t…

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The Creative Weekender. Have An Amazing Weekend!

Whether you’re a professional, full-time creative, or a professional, side-hustle creative, or you just want to be more creative we all could use some inspiration. So I’m introducing a new series of posts called, “The Creative Weekender.” Let’s face it, many of us do lots of creating during the weekends. We’re creative weekend warriors. Each Friday…

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How To Make Art During Fatherhood

Staying creative is a challenge for me even when I have quiet time and a quiet, organized space to find my “flow.” Throw in my five-year-old son whose energy is unstoppable and boundless. How do I create anything? Needless to say, it’s a struggle at times, but  I think I’ve found some ways to get…

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Artwork In The Works

Over the past two weeks, I’ve experimented with some different ideas. Mainly, I wanted to incorporate typography and shadowing into my work. Nothing too crazy, but just adding some depth and words to some mandala art. If you don’t experiment, you don’t learn. So check out these pieces.  I live in the great state of…

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A Mandala Called Stasis

Mandala art is really a journey in self-expression. I find when drawing a design, I become lost in the symmetry and the free-wheeling exercise of drawing. It’s a contradiction on paper. Drawing a mandala or any original design is a free ticket to simply be creative. The idea behind my piece called “Stasis,” was to…

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Creative JumpStart: How To Take The Work Out Of Being Creative

Being creative is the foundation of an artist. Or at least that’s what everyone thinks. So why does being creative feel like work? Finding creativity and expressing that creativity is sometimes…lots of times….really hard. But it doesn’t have to be. Finding your inner creative and making stuff shouldn’t feel like work. I believe creativity is…

Creative JumpStart: How To Take The Work Out Of Being Creative was originally published on Vincent Vicari Art