- I, however, view myself as a creator and an inspiration hunter. - My name is Amanda, and I am always looking to inspire and be inspired.
My ex-boyfriend was really into music, is an understatement. He would OBSESS over music and for literally hours he would do nothing but listen to music. literally. nothing else.
So, we started dating and his idea of fun was sitting in his car on his driveway with his ipod plugged in. We would sit in there for hours. We werent allowed to speak.. if i said anything, he would get mad and say that im ruining this experience for him.
So, I found solace in two things.. my sketch pad and my phone. Since I had a few hours to kill and since I wasnt allowed to talk, I downloaded some editing apps and started playing.
At this time, I knew photoshop but I didnt use it very often. I only used it for school, and even then I barely used it. My phone and my photo editing apps made me see the true potential of digital art and how diverse it can be.
I would play with a single image for hours. I would discover how many different ways you can manipulate an image. I would discover overlays and mirrors.
I discovered digital art