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No 294 Vincent van Gogh

“The work is an absolute necessity for me. I can’t put it off, I don’t care for anything but the work.” Vincent van Gogh who was born on March 30, 1853.

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No 94 Wynetka Ann Reynolds

“Anyone who says you can’t see a thought simply doesn’t know art.”  Wynetka Ann Reynolds, University Administrator Two weeks ago, I said there would be a hiatus in these posts. However, thanks to John Bentley who explained to me how … Continue reading

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No 51 Plutarch

“Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.” Plutarch I am trying to post this using the quick post link on the toolbar. I don’t know if it will post properly. I’m still having problems with ‘This page … Continue reading

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No 6 Georgia O’Keeffe

“I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.”         Georgia O’Keeffe

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No 5 Joshua Reynolds

“A room hung with pictures is a room hung with thoughts.”   Joshua Reynolds

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No 4 Gustave Flaubert

“You don’t make art out of good intentions.” Gustave Flaubert

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No 3 Scott Adams

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” Dilbert cartoonist, Scott Adams

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No 2 Paul Gauguin

“I shut my eyes in order to see.”    Paul Gauguin

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