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...symbols... by Saborcat ...symbols... by Saborcat
So today I'm sitting at the top tower of this ride at Lake Compounce (an amusement park in Connecticut) called the Skyride and I suddenly get this undeniable urge to draw these symbols in the format of a letter. They seem so familiar to me as if they were part of a written language I should be use to seeing. If anyone has any information about these symbols or at least feels drawn to them please let me know.
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laddster Featured By Owner May 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I write full on paragraphs with things like these and its like I'm taking notes of whatever I am learning and when I look at them Ill remember what I was writing about. Although the second part I think is the do with the linking photographic memory I have there are symbols I get the urge to write with :D
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SinisterOrigins Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Funny thing—I draw symbols like these in my notebooks all the time!  :D (Big Grin) So I definitely feel a connection with this piece.  I think I know that "urge to draw these symbols" of which you speak.
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mac2high Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2014
i have the same thing i see these signs in my head and I must draw them, but i don't understand what they are. i was even able to put them into an alphabet.
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kikicapricious Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
It looks like some sort of indian writing
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kikicapricious Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
do you have more you could show me?
Also when you have the urge to draw them, is it to look just like this? or be more defined?
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Saborcat Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
I guess to answer your questions; no I don't really have more at the moment to post. The symbols that I get urges to draw are a bit more elegant and refined looking but still mainly consist if swirly lines and circles play a huge part too. When I feel compelled to make them I don't sit there and actually think about what I'm writing/drawing. My hand just does it. Which makes me think there is something more to them than just random squiggles as they are usually fairly consistent now when my hand writes them out. We're there any other questions that you had?
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kikicapricious Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
Second column 3rd spot looks like something ive seen that means some sort of classification of a clan.
I took Chinese this year and some of these look like the symbol for "wo" Which means "I"
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kikicapricious Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
lol I feel like drawing them but idk if its just my artistic urge.
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Ihavegonecrazy Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2012  Student General Artist
they look familiar to me too i wonder why
it looks like a mix of chinese and arabic ...i think
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Kastien Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
7th row, 5th column. the s curve with two dots resembles a writing that my friend came up with that represents an "A", and the last row, 4th column looks almost like the "C". I've got the alphabet in my gallery if you want to see.
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