Morning musings: Is everyone creative?

At what point does a child start to think that they’re not a creative person as if creativity is a skill some people have and some people don’t and that such a person is distinguishable from the rest of us?

Blank Canvas Love Affair

“[The] ultimate freedom of expression is a blank canvas or a block of clay to capture whatever emotions your imagination gives it.”

The Fear of a #WIP

If I could start and finish every painting in one day (or preferably one session), without stopping, I would (or rather the perfectionist in me would).

Morning Musings

“If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.”

Marc Chagall

Latest obsession: Stain painting

I had an 80cm x 100cm canvas sitting in my workroom with its back to the room for weeks. Why? Because I had totally destroyed the front of it and couldn’t bear to look at it.

Morning Musings

“It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.”