7 Probing Questions to Ask Yourself About Why You Are Painting

A logical person will agree with the first statement. Human survival doesn’t depend on Art. If you’re an artist, you’ll agree with the second statement. After all, you’re spending much of your limited time on Earth making Art. But are you clear in your own mind about why you’re doing it? Why paint rather than make art with words or stone or musical notes? What do you tell yourself and others about why you paint? Some answers may sound familiar. Let’s get to the most popular one right away. 1. To ‘express yourself.’ Unless your paintings evoke some response in others, give something of value to others, you may as well spend your time gazing in the mirror. The painter’s …

Crafting Minecraft: Not Only a Game, But an Art

Minecraft is an independent “sandbox” game, meaning it is designed as an open world where players can move freely without any gameplay restrictions. The initial PC version of crafting Minecraft was first released to the public in 2009 where after the full version went public in 2011. Since then versions for Android platforms, iOS, PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360 have also been released. The gameplay of Minecraft The player is placed in a virtual world and can explore the terrain and everything underneath such as caves and water sources, and it hosts various biomes including jungles and deserts. Mobs are encountered throughout the game, which can be anything from hostile spiders and zombies to non-hostile animals such as chickens …