Art Journal Therapy Activity #31 - Spontaneous Watercolor Drops

Watercolor by Shelley Klammer
Watercolor by Shelley Klammer

 

This simple art exercise will support you to let go of control in your painting process. This painting warm-up exercise is a good way invite a feeling of flow to open up creative blocks.

 

 

Materials:

 

Watercolor paper, or art journal page

 

Watercolor paint and brushes

 

Water spray bottle or an eye dropper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Method:

 

"Because watercolor actually moves on the paper, it is the most active of all mediums, almost a performance art." 

 

 ~ Nita Engle

 

Watercolor paint is a free flowing medium that is fun to splash around in. Painting free-form watercolor drops will support you in the art  of allowing anything to happen in your creative practice.