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The Art Spirit, Part II

When I was interviewed by Paul Sullivan, editor with Artist Daily and a great watercolor artist himself, he mentioned that my interview was part of a series called  ‘Masters of American watercolor’. 288 more words

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'The Art Spirit' by Robert Henri

I thought I should share some of Robert Henri’s quotes, a book I am studying at the moment.
My thanks goes out to Phil Kinsey for turning me on to this book! 308 more words

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Quote of the Day

A drawing should be a verdict on the model. Don’t confuse a drawing with a map.

Robert Henri, The Art Spirit

Quote Of The Day

Solitude and Solidarity: Creative Artists Need ’Em Both

By Jari Chevalier

Henry James once told the journalist Morton Fullerton that the “essential loneliness” of his life constituted his “deepest” aspect.

If you are a creative artist, everything you do and experience is invested into vision, meaning, and insight. 584 more words

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Spirit

“Paint the flying spirit of the bird rather than its feathers.” Robert Henri