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Zen drawing and the work of Betty Edwards

Zen drawing and the work of Betty Edwards

Betty Edwards taught the world how to draw. It’s good to see that her work still gets a lot of attention. If you ask me, her method should be taught to all teenage children, just like mathematics. Likewise, it’s time to spread the word about zen drawing too! This drawingmethod enables you to draw without
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Zen drawing: a neuropsychological view

Zen drawing: a neuropsychological view

It was as early as 1979 that Betty Edwards, an American art teacher, published her book ‘ Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain’. She used findings of brain research done by Roger Sperry and others, who found in their studies on split-brain patients, that the two hemispheres of the brain have different functions.
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