Behind the Canvas #art #portraits

Lautrec. Fragonard, Cassat, Modigliani, Picasso   As an art student, I always steered clear of The Portrait. One of my teachers told me early on “it’s not the mechanics of the drawing that makes it difficult, it’s catching the life of the person. To do that the artist needs to infuse feeling onto the canvas.” […]

Lost Art #art #poetry #writingchallenge

It was lost perhaps misplaced for all of time was it hidden under an Inca temple had it ridden off on the back of a camel  clasped in the falcon’s talons maybe it was just forgotten taken so for granted that it vanished in the bright of day while people looked on and then it […]

Awash in Art #poetry #photography #art

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso Behold art through artist’s eyes hold your breath there’s no disguise * imagination will you see at  water’s edge you’ll be set free * A fanciful place to lose oneself catch a wave you’ll need no help * dust away mundane look […]

Someone Fell into Me (an ode to Picasso’s ripped painting)

I was minding my own business hanging on a wall an observer casually took a fall I don’t know if she saw me or if she simply slipped Pablo surely would have thrown a fit I am the acrobat an artist I keep my feet and wits this stumbling into art certainly a new twist […]

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