abstract, art, art therapy, colorful, doodles, drawing, fun art, psychedelic, traditional art, trippy

“lockdown”

This is another of my late night doodles. It, among others, are in a sketchbook that’s almost full.

lockdown

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abstract, abstractexpressiomism, acrylics, art, Art for sale, colorful, fine art, modern art, painting

“confetti” abstract painting for sale

“confetti” is an acrylic painting on watercolor paper. It is 8.5″x11″. It sells for $25, free shipping anywhere. Let me know if you’re interested in the comments or write me at:

very.crazy.ruthie @ gmail.com

Confetti

art, art therapy, bipolar, colorful, drawing, Outsider art

“My outsider art, my therapy”

I’m kind of excited about this drawing. I always want to make outsider art and most of the time it doesn’t feel right. I think I got what what I was looking for.

When I saw my therapist last week and she told me to get the bad feelings out. She told me yell! So I did and what i ended up shouting almost involuntarily, fuck you fuck you fuck you etc.

Recently I wrote about art therapy. This is a great example of that. This drawing is how I felt when I was yelling in my therapist’s office. Drawing this was another way of getting negative feelings out.

I drew it all in one sitting. I really didn’t want to stop the process, so I kept working on it.once I got going it was easy.

I did it with prismacolor markers. I wanted to express the insanity I felt so I didn’t use any pencil or ink outlines, just straight up color and shapes.

This sort of  artwork makes me so nervous. It’s way outside my comfort zone. but that’s a good thing for an artist.

 Since I’m not skilled at drawing and I rarely post pieces that are raw and negative I feel vulnerable. It’s totally uncensored and totally unpolished.

So, here you go!

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