Tag Archives: art

For the quote box

To be an artist it is necessary to live with our eyes wide open, to breathe in the colors of the mountain and sky, to know the sound of leaves rustling, the smell of snow, the texture of bark. It … Continue reading

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Munch on Van Gogh 

Via the Van Gogh museum During his short life, Van Gogh did not allow his flame to go out. Fire and embers were his brushes during the few years of his life, whilst he burned out for his art. I … Continue reading

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What about Art, with a capital A?

Letter #332 From: Vincent van Gogh To: Anthon van Rappard Date: The Hague, on or about Wednesday, 21 March 1883 I dislike writing or talking about technique in general, Rappard — although all the same I sometimes long to talk … Continue reading

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Activism by Artists

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From the “Just In Case” Dept.

Just in case you have a bit of cream cheese spread of some type left over, remember that you can add a forkful or glob to a bowl of scrambled eggs before or just after it hits the pan. Adds … Continue reading

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