A mandala drawing is a circular symmetrical design with repetitions of patterns which creates an illusion of motion. It has a central focal point around which the design revolves thus symbolizing the cosmos. A Dot Painting is done by drawing dots of various sizes with shades of colors to create shapes and patterns.
What is the meaning behind mandala?
The meaning of the word mandala in Sanskrit is circle. Mandala is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism, representing the universe. The circular designs symbolizes the idea that life is never ending and everything is connected. The mandala also represents spiritual journey within the individual viewer.
I did my first Mandala and I am in love with this technique!
It is very difficult and requires a lot of patience…dot by dot….but…i got it and I am so happy!
Made in black canvas and acrylic paint. Original size 16×20 INCHES – Shipping to all united states