Drawing as TherapyThe School of Life
Author Erica Jong once wrote that imagery is a form of emotional shorthand. This could be interpreted to mean that while we may use paragraphs of prose to describe an emotional experience, images allow us to communicate simply and directly. At its core, art therapy embraces the paradigm that creating images cuts to the chase when it comes to expressing feelings.
The point is not to draw well. But to draw with authenticity. This is specifically a book for people who can't draw...
Author: The School of Life
Publication date: 25/05/2021