JANINE IBBOTSON

Zen Enso Circle Art and Practice Blog

Blog about the art and practice of drawing the Zen Enso Circle.

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Open to Anything

  ©Janine Ibbotson,."We are One," watercolor on rice paper, signed with Well Frog seal, red ink, lower right, 2016.

©Janine Ibbotson,."We are One," watercolor on rice paper, signed with Well Frog seal, red ink, lower right, 2016.

The Zen circle is a wonderful art form for many reasons. It is striking, beautiful, powerful, and expressive. The openness at its center is significant. It is like an open window. As it is, it is nothing and that nothing holds infinite potential. It is open to anything.