Frederick Franck’s Ten Commandments on Seeing/Drawing

June 11, 2016

Frederick Franck's Ten Commandments of Seeing/Drawing

Frederick Franck’s Ten Commandments of Seeing/Drawing

“There is no other valid reason for drawing than the awareness of the eye awakening from its half-sleep.  There is — I am convinced — no other good reason for art . . .”
— Frederick Franck, from The Awakened Eye, 1979

I would like to do a better job following the First Commandment, to make art everyday.  Here is today’s bouquet of sweet peas:

Watercolor painting of sweet peas

Watercolor painting of sweet peas

 

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