It may be an unwise man who doesn’t learn from his own mistakes, but it’s an absolute idiot who doesn’t learn from other peoples’ ~ Frasier Crane Christopher Gallego June 7, 2019 10 Comments The things we most regret are the things we never tried. Oh, do I disagree with that one. Disagree because the older I get, the more I lament over the moronic, […]
Critics aren’t trying to hurt and they aren’t trying to help. They’re trying to impress.
The less time spent dwelling on a work in progress the more emotionally detached you become and the internal and external critics lose their power.
The ego is a semi-opaque screen that interferes with a painter’s vision.
Tale the attention off yourself. And the outcome.
Artists are a particularly worrisome bunch. We worry about everything,”Is my work good enough, will it be seen and appreciated, am I making any progress, will lesser talents get more recognition, can I ever measure up to the great masters?”
“Internal pressure to sell each piece can easily put the kibosh on experimentation…”