Have you ever asked yourself what kind of painting are you? Your mind determines what painting style suites you. Art has amazing ways to release us from prisons created by our own self. Is your mind cloudy? Then try abstract painting. Paint something dark and you’ll feel that the darkness of your soul becomes transferred to the canvas.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. – Plutarch
The Colors and Your Mood
We believe that colors affects your mood. Your eyes bring signals to your brain what to associate to every colors you see on a painting. Observe yourself, when you feel happy, you wanted to wear bright stunning colors but when you want to be taken seriously, you wear black.
Paintings Can Describe What You Believe In
You can try to take online quizzes and they will guess what type of person are you based on the paintings you patronize. We have tried them and so far, they were accurate. Picasso is known for painting out of this world masterpieces. Because the world doesn’t make sense to him, so it translates to his paintings.
The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do? _ Pablo Picasso
Art Shows Your Growth as A Person
When you are still a cute kid, you like cartoons. You draw a lot and create colorful characters any chance you get. But when you grow up, notice that your tastes changed. According to experts, the maturity of a person changes his/her perception of the world. As a result, you appreciate arts for mature people.
Every Line Holds Meaning
You’ll be surprised on what a line could mean. For example, vertical line shows positivity, stability, and strength while horizontal line shows death, peace, and calmness. It takes a deep interpretation to review someone’s painting and lines can help you determine what the person feels at the time of painting the picture.
Your Addiction to a Type of Art Can Convey What You are Longing for
Let me share my experience. There was a time that I was obsessed with eye drawings. I don’t know what caused this obsession. I reflect on this and here’s what I realized: I was a point in my life that I wanted to change. I want to see a different life for myself. My addiction to eye drawings simply conveys my longing for a purpose, a vision that will guide me on how I live my life.
Art is a great way to unleash your demons within. It wants you to totally express yourself beyond limits. That’s the only time you truly feel the presence of freedom in your life.