I am encouraged to see that Anna seems to be more interested in free style drawing lately. She still doesn’t want to color or to draw “to order”, but she made several quick unguided projects this week and told interestng stories about each one afterwards. The stories crack me up, and I want to capture them here for memories:
The picture on top: 36 clouds are sitting on the hill, one rolled off, and then there was… 68!
The picture on the bottom (we still can’t figure out when she drew it, but we found it carefully displayed on her art board): There are eggs, and there is a mouse that ate all these eggs. She ate and ate until she burst open, and now the mouse is dead.
This is a painting from Three Pigs world. Their houses are already blown, and the straw is moving. And there in the middle is a big bad wolf.
This started as drawing with crayons. The dots were mice and the middle drawing was first the scary bear cave, then it became a friendly bear, then it became “a school for mice with teacher bear”. There are two school bells on top of school. Then I pulled out the new stickers, and Anna went to town with them. All the children were taking care of mice children, and then she also wanted other pets. The party was over when she started doing this:
To see more spontaneous creations, visit The Art Box at Tired, Need Sleep.