Documented Life Project

Some days

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in 30 paintings in 30 days, Documented Life Project | 0 comments

Keetha DePriest 30in30

 

I think about all the writers and painters and sculptors who say, “One doesn’t wait to be in the mood to create. One simply creates. Only amateurs” — sniff of disdain here — “wait until they’re inspired.”

 

Keetha 30in30

 

Yes but — here in my world sometimes I just don’t feel like it. Like last night when I really wanted to watch that football game (the last college football game until August, ya’ll!). And the night before when I just didn’t feel like it. I did it anyway, so there’s that.

Keetha DLP

 

Getting started is the hard part. Once I start, I’m there and I enjoy the paint and trying out new techniques. Tomorrow it may be just as daunting to start. Or it may not.

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