An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, a prisoner of manner, a prisoner of reputation or a prisoner of success. Henri Matisse quote and works.
A work of art is a fragment of of nature seen through a temperament, the artist’s temperament going far beyond the mere facility of their hands…an art critic
An artist is not paid for his/her labor but for his/her vision. James Abbott McNeill Whistler quote and works.
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An artist friend holds up a flower and says, ” look how beautiful it is” and I agree. Continue reading “Richard Feynman Quote ~ Beauty”
I’m just a simple man standing alone with my old brushes, asking God for inspiration. Paul Rubens quote and works.
All things are created twice. There’s a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. Stephen R. Covey quote. (American author/speaker 1932-2012)
All the joys–animal and human of a free life are mine. I have escaped everything that is artificial, conventional & customary. Paul Gauguin quote and works.
All painting should be emotional painting. Judi Betts quote and works. American watercolorist.
All the arts we practice are apprenticeship. The big art is our life.
Mary Caroline Richards ( American poet & potter 1916-1999)
All art forms are in the service of the greatest of all arts: The Art of Living.
Bertolt Brecht quote.
Aim high, aim at the highest and all lower aims are thereby achieved. Ramana Maharshi quote.
Ah! Portraiture with the thought of the soul of the model in it…that’s what I think must come. Vincent van Gogh quote and works.
Draw with expression, not with expectation. Agnes Grochulska quote and website.
After a half-century of hard work and reflection the wall is still there. Henri Matisse quote and works.
Action is eloquence. William Shakespeare Quote