- My drawing symbolize how too much self-criticism can poison a desire to unfold my creativity.
- The big foot is a symbol of how I feel my self-criticism sometimes is trampling my confidence down.
- The arm with the large eye, symbolize how self-criticism constantly monitors of what I do to check if my art is good enough.
- The arm with the magnifying glass symbolize how my self-criticism constantly enlarge the problems and faults, and makes the faults look completely out of proportion with the reality of what the artwork is like.
When I had finished the drawing of Miss Perfect, she whispered into my ear: "My magnifying glass is too small" I told her to shut up!
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