When you play music, you are alone in the world of the music. But not lonely. Connected to the pulse, connected to the other musicians, connected to the world, even when you close your eyes.
I think I'm ready for a different medium. I'm not sure what exactly. I almost wish I could do oil paints. Could I?
(This is a water soluble black pencil. I did the drawing and then laid a wet paper towel over it to "melt" the pencil.)
I'm really wanting to take an art class at the Arts Center, to learn something new, and to have a couple hours a week dedicated to making art, but nothing is really striking me, and the life drawing sessions are too expensive.....