“The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.” – Alberto Giacometti
Drawing and painting: Two things I enjoy. I came across this drawing of footballer Cristiano Ronaldo that I finished not that long ago, which reminded me how much I love art. Whether they be in graphite black and white pencil or water color, I try to give every piece of my work life. No matter the frustration I might go through, the journey is what counts. With everything we do in life, we learn something new that inspires us to always go one step further – every time. Same goes with art. Sometimes what we don’t expect to turn up right, gets a thumbs up!
I have taken several visual arts classes from contemporary art to a interesting drawing class that has helped me work with various mediums in different ways. In the meantime, my passion for languages, especially the French language and its culture is what I decided to continue on with at university. However, I believe art will always be a part of me and I will continue to draw, create, smudge and paint to my hearts’ content no matter what!