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Digital Painting - lilSOPHIE Affirmation 2, Time To Let Go; by Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson

AFFIRMATION 2
time to let go

If only letting go of bad habits and fears, was as easy and as fun as letting go of, and popping, these balloons …

This Affirmation highlights beautifully the problem with Perfectionism, and the Struggles of Letting Go.

Big Sophie wasn’t going to release this one, Not Good Enough she kept saying, but I forced her to, because if you keep waiting for tings to be perfect, you’ll never release anything; so we both know this one isn’t perfect, but because it isn’t … it kind of is :)

Sometimes you’ve just got to see where the wind takes you, and accept, that it’s Time to Let Go.
– lilSOPHIE

LATEST ARTICLE

Inktober 2018, Ink Sketching, my Custom Character lilSOPHIE and Anime Drawings, with Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson

INKTOBER 2018
days 27 to 31

I talk about Days 27 to 31 of Inktober 2018, where I Inked Seven Anime Characters, turned Seven Videogame Characters into lilSOPHIE’s and realised I maybe Sacrificed too many Important tings, aka, I need a rest :)

also includes an Inktober 2018 YouTube Video :)

LATEST PODCAST

Episode 40 of the So Free Art Podcast: Interpreting Dreams with Automatic Writing, with Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson

SO FREE ART PODCAST
episode 40

This weeks lil episode is more about the tings, as I talk about Interpreting Dreams with Automatic Writing.

There’s also the Book Book, which is Understanding Dreams by Keith Hearne and David Melbourne, and for a bit of arty tings, we have the lil Art Tip, which is a super easy way to create the effect of squinting when working digitally.

Hope you like this one :)

Realistic Pencil Drawings by Transgender Artist, Sophie Lawson

REALISTIC PENCIL DRAWINGS

Sketchbook Pages of Life Drawing, Sketches and Mini Drawings, by Transgender Artist, Sophie Lawson

SKETCHBOOK

Daily Affirmations with chibi character lilSOPHIE, by Transgender Artist, Sophie Lawson

lilSOPHIE

The So Free Art Podcast, with Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson

THE SO FREE ART PODCAST

Released EVERY SUNDAY, this is a lil PODCAST about ART and tings :)

Art has been very powerful in my life, so the show will cover some of the ways Art is helping to heal and improve my life, as well as drawing and painting tips, and fun things that help make me, and hopefully you, a better Artist and Human Being :)

Art Blog covering Traditional and Digital Drawing & Painting, by Transgender Artist, Sophie Lawson

ART BLOG

Recommended Art Tools, Books, Drawing Exercises and Links, by Transgender Artist, Sophie Lawson

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EPISODE 24 – COPYING OTHER ARTISTS WORK

This lil episode is all about copying other artists work, not the naughty kind of copying, but the drawing exercise that’s a fun way to play and learn at the same time :) We also have a new ‘lil art tips’ feature joining the podcast this week, woohoo lol

EPISODE 23 – KEYS TO DRAWING WITH IMAGINATION, BY BERT DODSON

In this lil episode we take a peek inside the how to draw book, Keys to Drawing with Imagination, by Bert Dodson; an incredibly fun book, packed with tons of: sketches, exercises and wise words from the master that is, Bert Dodson :)

EPISODE 22 – SACRIFICE, DISCIPLINE AND FINDING BALANCE

This lil episode’s more like a therapy session about my struggles of finding balance between work and play. I talk about sacrificing Videogames, how the Discipline of saying no to chocolate bars is helping me say NO to bigger temptations, and how you need to work out what to stop completely vs cut down on; this ones all about Finding Balance … oh, and I also share another healing Lucid Dream I experienced during the week :)

EPISODE 21 – VIRTUAL REALITY, HEALING AND LUCID DREAMING

This lil episode covers a lot of topics, but mainly it’s about my early experience of using Lucid Dreaming to help heal from Child Abuse … I also talk about Virtual Reality with PSVR, are Videogames bad for you?, a Reiki Healing ‘Healing crisis’, Following Your Bliss, Genital Reassignment Surgery and how I think from time to time we all have to stop and ask ourselves … What do I really want From Life?

EPISODE 20 – OVERWHELM

This lil episode is all about something I got hit with recently … Overwhelm. I talk about how I think I need videogames in my life for balance, how Transitioning takes up a lot of time, remembering why I started Drawing in the First place, Floatation Tanks, Swimming, Reiki Healing … I even talk about turning my Willy into a Fanny on this one lol

EPISODE 19 – SOCIAL ANXIETY AND FEAR

In this lil episode I talk about an experience I had on the bus today that was both funny, and awkward at the same time … but it made me realise how Social Anxiety, Fears and everything in life can be viewed either positively or negatively. I share some Art, Transgender and even Lucid Dreaming experiences too, that prove we really are in control of our thoughts.

     

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

Thomas Merton