Artist quotes

Nothing makes me so happy as to observe nature and to paint what I see.
Pin It

Nothing makes me so happy as to observe nature and to paint what I see.

More

It’s your world. Paint it the way you want it to be.
Pin It

It’s your world. Paint it the way you want it to be.

More

Pin It

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

More

Pin It

An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it.

More

Pin It

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider’s web.

More

Pin It

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

More

Pin It

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

More

Pin It

An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture.

More

Pin It

Great artists are people who find the way to be themselves in their art. Any sort of pretension induces mediocrity in art and life alike.

More

Pin It

The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation.

More