Meditative Drawing

I have been drawing these little bird characters off and on for about 6 years. I call them Strange Birds (kinda like me😉) and when I draw them in mass quantities they seem to put me into a semi-meditative state. While in this state I feel less pain, less anxiety, less depression and less grief.

Here is an example of a partially finished piece at the beak colouring stage. From here I will move on to add colour and more personality to each bird. Even making colour decisions has a calming effect.

Is this actually meditation? Perhaps not conventionally, but it works for me so I’m not going to knock it!

K

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2 thoughts on “Meditative Drawing”

  1. I love it,they are so cute. Whatever you’re going through, you’ll get through it. You seem a multi-passionate person. With so many areas of interest, you’ll surely have a way out. 🙂

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