How I Approach A Blank Canvas

Me drawing a frog about to eat a fly.

If you enjoy watching this, check out this video for more (at a slightly slower pace.)

A blank canvas is like an empty Go board. There's nothing to react to, and the first move sets a universe in motion.

I start by placing spontaneous lines and colors. It's usually pretty easy because I don't think about it.

And then the canvas is no longer blank!

How do you start creating a piece of art, music, or anything else?