I HAVE BEEN AN ART TEACHER and a professional artist for thirty-four years. Although I have taught at several universities and colleges, much of my experience and passion are in helping nontraditional students relearn how to access the mental functions associated with art. After working with approximately 10,000 people over the years, I have come to the conclusion that almost everyone has the capability to personally experience the essence of art in their lives. For every 100 people who follow the technique I discuss in this book, roughly ninety-eight will be able to reproduce complex images through the traditional art mediums in ...

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