What is Doodle Art?
A seemingly absentmindedly made drawing or sketch is called a doodle or doodle art.Simple drawings that can signify both deep meanings and also random abstract lines and sketches, they are also referred to as a “scribble”.A doodle is commonly made without lifting the drawing device from the paper or any writing surface.
Teacher’s usually see doodling as a form of distraction nor is it a way to mess up a person’s desk.Doodle art is a way for someone to alleviate their boredom.Doodles are also done during situations where people don’t want to be present when we are mentally drained, or sometimes even when we are depressed.Although a doodle can seem quite random at times, it is quite often that some doodles actually signify a deep meaning, an emotion or something that a person wants to say or express but can’t.
“Doodler” is how people refer to a person who has a habit of making doodles most often.A doodler makes use of doodles to escape the here and now.Doodlers also use doodles to indirectly express their supressed emotions like anxiety, depression, boredom, excitement, or a combination of different emotions that makes them feel uneasy.In situations where a doodler’s emotions can get out of control they tend to find an outlet to help keep their mind calm and avoid panicking. As a result some of them turn to doodling.
A Doodler is no different from a Fiddler, Fidgeter, Whisperer, and Scratcher.All of them are quite similar that you can consider them as cousins or even brothers.They fiddle, fidget, whisper, scratch, and doodle when there are either nervous, scared, excited, anxious, or bored.Using their own way they cope with a certain uncomfortable or unfavourable situation.
You can learn more about a person’s current situation, by analysing the doodle they made.You can also learn about what kind of person a doodler is.There can be different meanings to the figures you find on someone’s doodle art.Also, the position of the doodles made by the doodler is actually one way to learn more about what kind of a person that doodler is.
The specific position of a doodle that you find on a paper symbolize the personality of a doodler.First, if a doodle is done on the top of the page, it can signify that a person is energetic, spiritual, and free-thinking.When it is done on the center of the page, it suggests that the doodler is attention-seeking, expressing, or craving an open space for himself.The doodles found on the bottom part of the page suggest a sense of practicality, logical thinking, but it can also mean that the person is depressed or introverted.Doodles on the right side suggest that the doodler has a particular fear for the future, and tends to cling to the past.Having doodles on the left side of the page suggest that a doodler wants to communicate and connect with others.
In essence, a doodle or doodle art somewhat serve as a form of language used by doodlers to communicate their feelings.As a friend, teacher, or parent, take a closer look at the doodles you want to dispose of.