Post

I Am Fascinated By The Mind Of An Artist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 42 People

    Art fails me. I like to make love to artists.

    Maybe that is how I create. Maybe I am a succubus for art. Maybe I just haven't found my own muse yet.
    WhereTheWildRosesGrow WhereTheWildRosesGrow 70+ May 12

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Creative Minds

    Whether I am reading a novel, admiring paintings, appreciating sketches, or simply approving of another of God's creation I find myself wondering what the inspiration was behind it. I wonder whether a deep pain caused them to create in the way that they did or an overwhelming...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jul 10, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I am writing this in a half-awake state, because this is the only state I'm in where I'll be confident enough to express the most elusive rationale behind my creative psyche. To...
    shiroblanc shiroblanc 22-25, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Almost everything I draw is morbid. I'm just more interested in the dead than I am the living. And no I don't draw morbidly because I'm depressed. I'm fascinated by rotting flesh...
    disasterland disasterland 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think I should create some random new groups as this doesn't really count as "fascinated". I just finished two and half month run to impute (estimate/predict) cataloged...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But aren't we all in our own way? Some people may not consider themselves artists but why shouldn't they? They are good at something, have a deep passion about it, and get...
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 3 Responses Jul 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Since I'm back in a great studio/gallery I've been the favorite of the master artist there, who is a really old man who I've known for about 12 years or so. He's the most famous...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think it's artistic people that open the minds of others and change the view of many. It takes the people who see the world differently to change the world!
    Nior18 Nior18 18-21, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Been reading one of my textbooks about the mind and development all night, the human mind is truly an incredible thing.
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm an artist at heart, sure, but I also make my living through my art. And seriously, that is not an easy thing to do, nor does it seem practical at all times... If you have a...
    licoriceandlace licoriceandlace 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have had a spiritual experience, I am not going to go into the detail of how it happened but all I can say is that I have gained alot of wisdom from my experience. I felt as if...
    NOLANMAY NOLANMAY 26-30, M Aug 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like I have to say this because someone here is really getting on my nerve. I had some post under "I love Iggy Azalea". And this guy comment some rude stuff there. And I...
    minyue minyue 18-21, F Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Seven Mistakes of the Lonely Man…1) The Desperation MindsetIn early humans, alpha males had the best food and shelter and females were attracted to them for survival. They...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 51-55, M 11 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's amazing how human beings can act towards one another and feel about themselves. It's so flawed and so fascinating. I people watch all the time and ease drop on conversations...
    LeonardFinch LeonardFinch 16-17, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know if it is better to say that "I am fascinated by human behavior" or that "I am a stalker" haha. I really enjoy just watching people. Watching what they do when they...
    heapograss heapograss 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I admit my interest for the Knight's Templar was all thanks to the Assassins Creed franchise. The games made me fascinated with the order and thus started my epic journey to gain...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a high school teacher and a part-time college professor. I teach advanced undergraduate psychology courses. For example; abnormal and forensic psychology courses. I love...
    bethanyinusa bethanyinusa 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not sure whether I am fascinated by this because it is an experiment in mutual understanding or narcissism, or both.
    StaringAtTheSea StaringAtTheSea 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm particularly fascinated by our capacity for cruel acts. I have a sort of morbid curiosity with trying to understand how people can stoop to bad deeds and mistreatment of others...
    ACasualGuy ACasualGuy 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For as long as I can remember, I've been fascinated by how the human psyche operates. I think I could easily sit through countless Psychology classes and still feel like there is...
    Mariposa85 Mariposa85 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm fascinated by humans in general. Like the range of bodies and personalities and quirks and vices... such a variety of humans! :)
    MrsApple MrsApple 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not a geek, but I am fascinated at how things have changed since I was born. My Dad always says he wants to catch up with technology, and I suppose it might seem liked a time...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy being nude; by myself and in front of others. I would absolutely LOVE to have an artist draw me naked and then again every 5 years or so, that way I could line them up when...
    anonguy2share4all anonguy2share4all 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today the master artist took me and another apprentice to lunch at an illegal restaurant. It was a very strange and surreal experience as usual with him. There was a dog in the...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I absolutely love artistic body painting. I have had my body painted for over 25 years. I started off just after graduating from college and still do it today 25 years later...
    talloldermom talloldermom 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you ever been crushed in the way that you’re completely disappointed at first, but then after the enormous waves of despondency crash at the shore line of abhor, it...
    brii0budds brii0budds 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    im not done, bearly started on it again yesterday. this is probably the most creative thing i have done in ages on paper recently. soo tell me what u think, keep in mind im not...
    nekokitty13 nekokitty13 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This might be one of those nights. It feels like it. I like them. It's a way to reset and shift gears. The mind picks up speed and ends up whirling like a blender, cutting down to...
    WelcomeToEP WelcomeToEP 22-25 1 Response 20 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was very afraid to speak my mind up until this morning when I was being spoke down to by my ex boyfriend. I was so scared to tell him how I really felt but now I feel better for...
    sademptynothing sademptynothing 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone is different, we all should know that, so I can understand you. All of our personalities, traits, and characteristics are mixed into one being, one person who might feel...
    ak0123 ak0123 13-15, M 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anything and everything....never judge...never shocked...always accepting.....even if I am not into it there's no reason to close your mind to new experiences because you never...
    daddymax45 daddymax45 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm super open minded, I do a lot of things not considered 'normal' because I think it's for the best:)
    SarahMom1978 SarahMom1978 36-40, F 14 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anything and everything....never judge...never shocked...always accepting.....even if I am not into it there's no reason to close your mind to new experiences because you never...
    daddymax45 daddymax45 46-50, M 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anyone else make art? I want to meet more artist
    RasinBoy RasinBoy 26-30, M 8 Responses Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Let's do it EP!!!!!! Pm me artist well chat
    RasinBoy RasinBoy 26-30, M Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm an artist. In love with digital art. This is one of my pieces (a work in progress, or WIP). A lot of people don't like it because it's different. Can't help I'm creative and I...
    SPIDERLIMBS SPIDERLIMBS 16-17, F Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My new project: portrait sketches of everyone at the studio! Commissioned by the master artist. That's 20-30 sketches. And they will all be printed in a book, a catalogue for...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The artist is always the servant, and is perpetually trying to pay for the gift that has been given to him as if by a miracle. Modern man, however, does not want to make any...
    RasinBoy RasinBoy 26-30, M a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a unknow artist. Nobody know me but verybody knows my graffiti
    anoniem1art anoniem1art 13-15, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    even though im 15 i've sold many drawings and im proud to say that im a professional artist now :) please check out my youtube https://www.youtube.com/user/drawingart1
    creepypastafan creepypastafan 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For some reason, some people equate open-mindedness with sexual disinhibition. And if a person is more conservative when it comes to sexuality, they are labeled "narrow-minded...
    FryMorgan FryMorgan 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are so many incredible things to see in this world So many places you can travel to Yet there are many people that live in a box They cannot see what is in front of them...
    IrisROE IrisROE 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Being open minded? I really don't buy into the I'm open mind bunch. I'm open to new ideas that could help others out as a whole. Make things better for everyone, not just a few...
    KawaiiDemon KawaiiDemon 18-21 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i really prefer people who are open minded i never really liked anyone who judges others. i don't like people who are rude to people who are different from them or who have their...
    unknownfate15 unknownfate15 22-25 2 Responses Aug 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just recently discovered this television show and I instantly feel in love with it. The reason I decided to check it out was someone I know at school was always talking about...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was raised and surrounded by people with bounded mind all of my life. I don't mind. As a matter a fact, I feel grateful to be more open minded because of them. You just need a...
    sashimi9 sashimi9 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Like know what it feel like to have scars on your mind. Scars on your skin in just surface wounds and can have make up put on to cover it up. But on your mind the wounds replay and...
    lifeschallenge lifeschallenge 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel