Doodles Are Good Practice
As I posted about a while ago, I got started on mandalas when I found this free app for my phone to make some. Well, I am still using it, because the phone is more convenient than the laptop far too often.
Also, doodling is good practice to try out new ideas. The challenge of making colorable mandala type doodles with this very limited tool is an adventure.
Everybody Loves a Mudpie
Since I am producing them far more often, I’ve been putting them up on social media. Every Monday, they’ve been going out on FaceBook and Twitter (but not G+ for technical reasons*) with the tag #MandalaMonday. Hey, I’m an artist, not a social media tagging expert.
All of which is to say, hey! Let’s get them on here for posterity with a lovely roundup post! I might even remember to do this next month!
* I think it’s really the content ownership wars between FB/Google/Twitter/etc. that prevent my social media management app from connecting with G+ on my Android phone, because it wants me to use the G+ app for more data mining, but the G+ app won’t let me pre-schedule posts, so …