"Painting's not important.  The important thing is keeping busy." Cecillio Gallardo art. Grandma Moses bio.

Grandma Moses Quote ~ Art

“Painting’s not important.  The important thing is keeping busy.”

Cecillio Gallardo art.
Grandma Moses bio.

"The painter constructs, the photographer discloses." Rolinda Sharples art. Susan Sontag bio.

Susan Santag Quote ~ Art

“The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.”

Rolinda Sharples art.
Susan Sontag bio.

"I'll start painting, then I'll forget everything except how things used to be and how to paint it so people wil know how we used to be." Alonso Perez art. Grandma Moses bio.

Grandma Moses Quote ~ Painting

“I’ll start painting, then I’ll forget everything except how things used to be and how to paint it so people will know how we used to be.”

Alonso Perez art.
Grandma Moses bio.

Arianna Huffington Quote ~ After-Life

 

“Our current obsession with creativity is the result of our continued striving for immortality in an era when most people no longer believe in an after-life.”

Albert Roelofs art.
Arianne Huffington bio.

Madeleine l’Engle Quote ~ Art

 

“The discipline of creation, be it to paint, compose, write is an effort toward wholeness.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Madeleine l’Engle bio.

Martha Graham Quote ~ Art

 

“No artist is pleased. There is only a queer divine dissatisfaction, a blessed unrest that keeps us marching and makes us more alive than the others.”

Art by Edgar Degas.
Martha Graham bio.

Brené Brown Quote ~ Art

Because of how you were raised you’ve knowingly or unknowingly attached your self-worth to how your product or art is received.  In simple terms, if they love it, you’re worthy; if they don’t, you’re worthless.”

Artemisia Gentileschi art.
Brené Brown quote.

Barbra Streisand Quote ~ Obsession

“I think it takes obsession and searching for the details for any artist to be good.”

Adele Romany art.
Barbra Streisand bio.

Arianna Huffington Quote – Music

“Music can reach those places where words alone can’t go.”

De Scott Evans art.
Arianna Huffington bio.

Diana Athill Quote ~ Art

“It is not the artist’s skill that works the spell, it is the selflessness of such art that is magnetic…trying to represent something outside himself for which he felt the utmost respect, love or dread, to show us this wonderful thing as well as he possibly could.”

Alfred Stevens art.
Diana Athill bio.