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Quilt Show

Although my previous post about the Salute to Texas Quilt Show seemed like it was all about me, that was not my intention.
I was just in shock and totally flabbergasted about the Honorable Mention. 492 more words

Craft

Grade 6 - Chuck Close

This artwork focused on the American artist Chuck Close. Now a number of the learners at our school (as at any school) have great obstacles that they have and will have to overcome in their lives. 190 more words

Camps Bay Primary Art Other

"Ease is the enemy of the artist. When things get too easy, you're in trouble."

“Ease is the enemy of the artist. When things get too easy, you’re in trouble.”

Chuck Close, painter

Painter

"Never let anyone define what you are capable of by using parameters that don’t apply to you."

“Never let anyone define what you are capable of by using parameters that don’t apply to you.”

— Chuck Close, painter

Painter

'Keith,' by artist Chuck Close, at the St. Louis Art Museum

“Keith,” by artist Chuck Close, is a larger than life acrylic painting dating from 1970, in the St. Louis Art Museum collection.

(Click on the photograph to see a larger picture on a separate picture page.) 179 more words

Art

"Art saved my life in two ways. It made me..."

“Art saved my life in two ways. It made me feel special, because I could do things my friends couldn’t, but it also gave me a way to demonstrate to my teacher that, despite the fact that I couldn’t write a paper or do math, I was paying attention.”

Chuck Close, painter

Painter