This is Stephen Lursen and I am so excited to be releasing a brand new art instructional video called Coffee Cup Workshop. In this video I take you step by step from a blank 10"x20" canvas to the final brush stroke of this beautiful painting.
Unknown, Tibetan, Guru Sengye Gra-grogs, Eighth Manifestation of Guru Padmasambhava (18th-19th century). Gift of Mrs. George L. Hamilton to the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College. Conserved by Museum Textile Services (www.museumtextiles.com).
garab dorje: Dzogchen: Having understood the meaning of the complete identity of all phenomena (in terms of their essence which is emptiness), then when one enters into this (state of contemplation) without following them, this is the true meditation." Through the practice of Thekchod, one comes to understand and be totally familiar with the state of contemplation. John Myrdhin Reynolds. The Golden Letters (Kindle Locations 346-347). Kindle Edition.