There is nothing more fundamental to the human spirit than self-expression through art.
The thing is everyone can do art of some form. It absolutely wrecks me when someone says, “I’m not creative” or “so and so can draw better than me.” Everyone is born an artist because we are all born connected to our sense of self-worth and create without abandon. There is zero concern of what others will think of us or our art. We imagine, mix and put it all out there to our spirit’s delight.
We marvel at a toddler’s every scribble because a scribble is a miracle. When does that toddler’s scribble become less magical? When does that scribble start being compared to another child’s art? When do they become less proud of it?
Art is innate within all of us. Everyone is worthy of art and art is worthy of them.
A daily practice challenges the person who creates on “inspiration.” We have to mother everyday, and ultimately, it is the daily grind that gives us perspective, clarity and the “high’s” of motherhood. I am exploring if the same happens when I write everyday on the topics that normally light me up – motherhood, self-development, healing and creating. Sign up here to receive those thought nuggets in your inbox on the daily.