I like to start the day with a sketch which I post on artvan.co.uk and with #thedailysketch. This collection is of my sketches I would like to add a few words to, and also ideas I might sketch in the future.
Artworks inspired by the word for a specific emotion, from the word not the feeling.
refusing to be persuaded or to change one's mind.
"he is adamant that he is not going to resign"
feeling fear or anxiety; frightened.
"I'm afraid of dogs"
greatly surprised; astonished.
"I was amazed that he could remember me"
fill (someone) with anger; provoke anger in.verb
"she was angered by his terse answer"
slightly angry; irritated.
"Kelly was annoyed with him"
feeling or showing worry, nervousness, or unease about something with an uncertain outcome.
"she was extremely anxious about her exams"
very eager or concerned to do something or for something to happen.
"the company was anxious to avoid any trouble"
having a sharp, pungent taste or smell; not sweet.
"raw berries have an intensely bitter flavour"
feeling or showing anger, hurt, or resentment because of bad experiences or a sense of unjust treatment.
"I don't feel jealous or bitter"
feeling weary and impatient because one is unoccupied or lacks interest in one's current activity.
"she got bored with staring out of the window"
(especially of clothes or furnishings) providing physical ease and relaxation.
"comfortable sturdy shoes"
(of a person) physically relaxed and free from constraint.
"he would not be comfortable in any other clothes"
(of a hospital patient) not in pain or in danger.
"he was said to be comfortable in the West Highland Hospital"
free from stress or tension.
"they appear very comfortable in each other's company"
But what was it that happened?
(of a person) unable to think clearly; bewildered.
"she was utterly confused about what had happened"
An emotion I swore to avoid, but perhaps I should rethink.
in a state of peaceful happiness.
"he seemed more content, less bitter"
"nothing would content her apart from going off to Barcelona"
a state of satisfaction.
"the greater part of the century was a time of content"
Always the weight hiding behind my eyes
(of a person) in a state of unhappiness or despondency.
"she felt lonely and depressed"
The way this is it is
- having made a firm decision and being resolved not to change it.
"Alina was determined to be heard"
- possessing or displaying resolve.
"Helen was a determined little girl"
like a little puppy
strongly wanting to do or have something.
"the man was eager to please"
(of a person's expression or tone of voice) keenly expectant or interested.
"small eager faces looked up and listened"
in the moment it is the moment to avoid, always avoid
feeling or showing embarrassment.
"I felt quite embarrassed whenever I talked to her"
having or showing financial difficulties.
"he had to sort out the embarrassed financial affairs of his brother"