Visual Splendor

Don’t Be Controlled: Things You Should Do

07/13/2010

Speaking as one of the very last people in the world that one should expect to be able to control, I’ve battled my fair share of attempts. I’ve been asked to be silent, to restrict my speech, to limit my work. My work knows no limits. What keeps me going is the aesthetic obsession I have with art and design, the need to create the world around myself and around you. The world is your canvas, express yourself vividly.

As you see this is not a ‘Design Your Life‘ article — this is a ‘Visual Splendor‘ article and with good reason. I’m being silly and contradictory and I think you should absolutely do all the things listed below daily. Please feel free to make suggestions of MUST-DOs that you enjoy daily and also suggestions of new objects I might place in my mouth for nonsensical artistic amusement. Remember, this is Miseducated and sometimes being nonsensical purely for your own endeavors is many times necessary and often unexplainable.

eat cake
EAT CAKE. Necklace by stoopidgerl

in my mouth: pink pill
TAKE YOUR VITAMINS.

in my mouth: perfume
SMELL DELICIOUS.

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4 Comments

  • Reply Erica 07/13/2010 at 1:04 pm

    I’m obsessed with this. I absolutely love your style–of art, of writing, of well, YOU (that piercing = too cute!) I don’t know how you think of the things you do, but it’s just like…magic.

    BTW…how about just a SMILE picture? That’s something I think we should do every day 🙂

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  • Reply Amber Renée 07/29/2010 at 2:18 am

    I love your comment even more! 😀

    I’ll do a follow-up of this for sure and include a smile~ haha

    xxo

  • Reply Annika 12/09/2011 at 11:27 am

    How about, relax, create

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