Observe Yourself

The ability to make art is rooted in the ability to see, observe and perceive.  The best place to build this skill is with yourself!  Below are some techniques we will use in class.


Learning Style Inventory

Learning Style Descriptions


Know Yourself – Questions of the Day


Create a library of auto-biographical symbols that can potentially be used in a work to represent yourself. Consider some of the following as a starting point:  a color, animal, number, food.  object, place. (This same technique can be used to represent others in your work as well.)

Discover your symbolic color

Discover your animal symbol