Blind Painter Uses Touch And Texture To Create Incredibly Colorful Paintings | Bored Panda

This is incredibly cool. I know a couple of blind painters. This inspired me!

Blind Painter Uses Touch And Texture To Create Incredibly Colorful Paintings | Bored Panda

It’s easy to imagine blindness as a crippling disability that would end a visual artist’s career, but in John Bramblitt’s case, his blindness was actually what sparked his career as an artist. Bramblitt began to paint in 2001, when he lost his sight due to epilepsy.

 

John Bramblitt went blind in 2001 due to complications from epilepsy

“At first the idea of being able to draw without eyesight didn’t even occur to me”

Blind Painter Uses Touch And Texture To Create Incredibly Colorful Paintings | Bored Panda.

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