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Art Revolution by Lisa Cyr

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Susan Leopold:

artistic dialogue

For creativity to take flight, one has to free one’s mind of preconceived notions, completely immersing oneself—mind, body and soul—into the process. When one is in harmony with the creative spirit within, clarity, insight and understanding are robustly acute and work flows in a free and almost effortless way. For three-dimensional artist Susan Leopold, pure psychic automatism guides her hand to reveal a symbolic, highly tactile pictorial idiom. “The process of touching, playing and manipulating opens some gateway for me, spurring on my creativity,” says the artist. “I get into what is called flow, which for me is like a dialogue or dance. I put something down and then the piece tells me what to do next. When ...

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