Archive for October, 2013

Blue boy, camo boy

Posted in art, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on October 27, 2013 by almostfinnish

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If I hadn’t started painting, I would have raised chickens.

Grandma Moses

Artist verses celebrity…

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on October 23, 2013 by almostfinnish

 

The celebrity thinks success is being famous. The artist knows success is being
faithful. The celebrity chooses style over substance. The artist knows looking
good is never as important as being good.
Read more at http://www.prophecynewswatch.com/2013/October17/176.html#LysPSlfL6b31lYxY.99

Winter’s coming stayed in and painted

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on October 20, 2013 by almostfinnish

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“As my artist’s statement explains, my work is utterly incomprehensible and is  therefore full of deep significance” ~Calvin and Hobbes

When Is painting easy?

Posted in art, Uncategorized with tags , , , on October 16, 2013 by almostfinnish

Painting is very easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas.

 

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Patriotic quote for the day

Posted in art, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on October 13, 2013 by almostfinnish

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“In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a scarce man, brave, hated, and scorned. When his cause succeeds however, the timid join him, For then it costs nothing to be a patriot.” — Mark Twain