“In drawing, nothing is better than the first attempt.” – Pablo Picasso. I’ve indulged in a little sketching, over the past few days. If you practice art, then sketching is a vital part of art practice. If you are not … Continue reading A Quick Sketch
“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.” – Epictetus. Sotheby’s auction house are managing the sale of Monet’s ‘Le Bassin aux Nympheas.’ This will take place in New York on May 12th, 2021. The estimated … Continue reading Money Monet Money
“Time is a created thing. To say ‘I don’t have time,’ is like saying ‘I don’t want to.’” -Lao Tzu. Do you have a time of day/night that is your ‘creative time’? Do you stick to a routine, whereby you … Continue reading Art O’Clock
“Juggling is an illusion…..In reality the balls are being caught and thrown in rapid succession….” – Gary W. Keller. What are your creative priorities? How do you set them? Which artistic and creative projects do you want or need to … Continue reading Creative Juggling
“People only look at me as a Beatle but my friends look at me as a whole person. That’s how life works, but it’s not bugging me any more.” – Ringo Starr. I’d like you to think of yourself in … Continue reading Your Component Parts
“Everything you can imagine, is real.” – Pablo Picasso. I was chatting with a dear artist friend of mine, several days ago. We were considering the subject of what art actually is? If I ask you: “What is art?” How … Continue reading How Complex Is This?
“If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.” – George Orwell ‘1984’. (In keeping with the above quote, I have not kept a copy of what the code below spells out. Since forming this … Continue reading Crack the Poetic Code.