camzhu

London, United Kingdom

I am a big believer in taking care of your mind, body and soul. What this means in practice is keeping fit and ensuring good mental health.

I am a digital artist using Corel Painter 2019 to make artistic creations, mainly involving Chinese characters and esoteric symbols.

My site is – http://camzhu.com/

  • Joined: August 2015

Journal

Lessons from Ancient China

I have a particular interest in issues surrounding mental health and promoting creativity in day-to-day life. ‘Mental Health’ itself seems to be a loaded term which has negative connotations. That just doesn’t seem right to me. All people have a level of mental health. This is just as all people are in a physical state of fitness or unfitness at any point in their lives. Promoting stable mental h…
Posted over 1 year – Leave a comment

Zen Pebbles

After being distracted by other creative forms (3d modelling briefly and digital audio creation) I have returned to my foray into digital art. It is almost a year since I first got Corel Painter so it seems a good time for a new or at-least a re-energized beginning. / Since I got the best feedback for my creation Peace of Mind in the Thinking Big series I have decided to do a project on pebbles a…
Posted over 2 years – Leave a comment

My First Project

Whilst away on holiday in sunny Spain I read a book by Richard Newton called the little Book of Thinking Big. The book is full of great advice and ideas on how to boost your productivity and creativity. I felt inspired and in order to help me remember the messages of the book I am going to create ten pieces of artwork, each relating to a chapter in the book. These will be; / 1. White Horse / 2. P…
Posted about 3 years – Leave a comment

My Reasons for taking up Chinese Character Art

I’m relatively new to the art world. Its taken some time but I’ve found a medium that I really enjoy working with and is practical for my current living situation – digital art. / My main reason for taking up art is for fun of it, the fun of expression, from using complicated software to create visually impressive pieces of artwork. A secondary reason is that I am attempting to learn the Chinese …
Posted about 3 years – Leave a comment
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