Abstract 2 – digital art painting with time limit – Dan Beck 2008
Recently I wrote a song about there not being enough hours in the day, the night, or a lifetime to do it all – and certainly not enough hours to do it all right.
So basically we have time limits on everything we do – whether we realize it or not.
So I guess my conclusion is to be a little less of a perfectionist and not take the adage about doing things right the first time to heart – because there is no such thing – no artwork is every done – no fix is permanent …
All of our efforts are more like “treatments” if you will – we make an adjustment and it improves things and then needs another adjustment.
I’ve been trying to limit the time for various tasks in my life – even works of art – when the rule strikes my fancy –
For after all – even the rules are like a treatment – needing readjustments as we go along.
- Digital Painting – insight into the art form and process of creating by Dan Beck at Outhouse Studios
- Managing Perfectionism – there is good insight here – my focus is a bit different because the process for me has always been about gaining a certain level of expertise – enough vocabulary or technique to express myself or determine it isn’t my thing – but focus can be very focused to very broad- we can be extremely specialized experts to dabblers in everything