Brittle star fossil chicken scratches... When I occasionally still draw with utensils, I have to practice mindfulness.
My grip, my position, whether I’m feeling any tension or strain (which, if ignored, can lead to pain). Slowly.
Gingerly. This piece was all about the practice, not the result.
I’m slowly finding new ways of making art without causing issues. Digital finger painting with open hands and straight wrists (and a timer to make sure I don’t do it for long) has kept me sane. Next step is strapping big brushes to my hand braces to try my arm at mural painting...