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“I grant you the artist does not see Nature as she appears to the vulgar, because his emotions reveal to him the hidden truths beneath appearances…his eye grafted on his heart reads deeply into the bosom of Nature.  That is why the artist has only to trust his eye.”            …

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Finding the Right Materials

“The scholar specialized in any field will find that the more he knows, the more he will have to learn…”   Alberto Giacometti We have a great idea, have prepared our materials, get excited about what we are doing, and nothing is working or falling into place!  The materials are not doing what we thought…

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Freedom to Paint Again

“Painting isn’t an aesthetic operation; it’s a form of magic designed as a mediator between this strange, hostile world and us, a way of sizing the power by giving form to our terrors as well as our desires”               Pablo Picasso       “Life happens” on the way…

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