I have too much creativity for my own good. However, all things need to have a modicum of thought behind them, so before I paint things - at least before I paint traditional things - I have to plan them a little. Acrylics do not come equipped with an undo-button.
Sketches and ideas for paintings (which will look very little like these sketches):
Barn owls are my favourite owl. I mean, that face...
Those things on the left are halfhearted sketches of the layout of the painting.