Welcome to Symmetrical Universe
Welcome to Symmetrical Universe, the artwork of Stephen Pitts. My drawings are all done completely by hand, using fine-tipped Rapidiograph 000 pens. I use a ruler and a compass to generate a pencil line grid. Once the grid is in place I then draw the designs in ink. I generate images randomly and my vision sometimes changes significantly during the process of creating a drawing. I draw one symmetrical feature at a time, much like growing a crystal. My first drawings were inspired by mandala images, but more recent drawings are inspired by mechanical elements surrounding me.
Recent Art & News
Friday and Saturday I participated in the Birmingham ArtWalk, an arts festival in Birmingham’s downtown district. This was the fourth year I’ve participated in this event and I had a great time, as always. I always enjoy meeting other artists and meeting people who love art. This year I displayed three new drawings (that I […]