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My fun sick life: as artist

I'm challenging myself and doing half done works at this month. Yes, I have easily 30 half finished works! How that is possible? I have always multiple works on going, because I need to change what I'm doing, based of how I feel and what my body lets me to do.  Not only that, will it let me to work at all. I can basically do anything related to arts, but how much and how often is the question. That's why I didn't believe, that I can finish Inktober, and was so suprised, when I actually got it done.

Most challenging thing for my back is painting with easel. Painting is little bit easier, if I'm working on table and I have something to lean on, but it takes a lot from me to keep holding my hands in the air. And anyways painting with easel is much more fun, so I often do it at summers, when I'm usually doing better. My top skill and actual thing I've done for living, sewing miniature dresses, needs a lot focusing and accuracy. I also need a flat surface for it. I have a lap table so I can work on couch or arm chair like I usually do. Supporting my arms on right level and having good support for my neck is important. I have giant stuffed tiger, that is perfect for that. I have my head on it's back and it's paws supports my hands, while I'm working. It also looks much better then ergonomic pillows. For me is also important, that I can keep my legs lifted. I get less tired then.

I can draw and work with Photoshop on bed, when I'm too tired to sit. It depends on the day which one is easier for me. Can I more easily hold a pen or a mouse. How I overall feel about difference between them, you can find here, Drawing by hand vr programsPhotography I started when I was completely in wheelchair at one summer and I was thinking, what I can do outside. Everything looked to be something, regarding walking or moving somehow. Around me is so much flowers, animals and other things to admire. I just had to stop and start to look details. And I was already on right level to take photos from ground level!

I keep too often pushing myself to do something and getting to some point in work, just because I want to get there, not because I actually need to get it done fast. That's so stupid because then I need more time to rest from it. But when I get exited it's so hard to stop. Like I said the problem isn't what I can do. It's about how much I want to do. I love doing everything creative so much that I'm thinking it, even if I'm not doing it. My head is full of ideas waiting to get done. More in Twitter @FromMadeByMeri


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