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I Love Art That Makes Me Think

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    Deigo Rivera

    A number of years ago I made a trip to Mexico which included a four day stay in Mexico City. In the Hotel Del Prado is a mural by Diego Rivera. You don't just take a quick glance at his murals, you study them, you absorb them and you become absorbed by them. Hours later and days...
    GrandPaRoo GrandPaRoo 61-65, M 2 Responses Oct 27, 2012

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    Art That Makes Me Think

    Art that makes me think,Love it,Interesting,The more you think,The better.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Oct 29, 2012

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    Me Tooo

    I love art . i find itsĀ a way to express myself however in the past my feelings have been repressed and so has my urge to paint .. Recently i have been shown how to let my feelings out and now the feeling to want to paint my mood has returned .. i am grateful to that person who...
    prettypoppie prettypoppie 41-45, F Oct 31, 2012

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    Abstract Art And Other Stuff

    its cool to look at stuff thats pretty but i also like to think while im gazing so art with messages really i dig it lol i love to go to the museums and just look at each piece and try and imagine myself as the artist how do i let those gazers know what i wanna say and there it...
    letsfeelthelove letsfeelthelove 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2012

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    Music

    i love all sorts of arts but music has to be one of my favourite. right now i'm listening to a girl named Aura dione and all i can think is "where has this been all my life"? her music is so pertty. i could almost made up a dance for almost all of her songs. i also really...
    realgirlrealtalk realgirlrealtalk 18-21, T 4 Responses Oct 21, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I deleted my last post on accident but I really do love Art. All different kinds...I wish I could pursue a career in it but oh well. I don't think that's truly what I would like to...
    staygoldenbaby staygoldenbaby 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    This is true, i love art, and the most spectacular effect of this toxic love are scars on my hands, Evviva l'art! ;-)
    leuconoe leuconoe 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 14

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    I may not be the most talented, but I've always loved art. the way it can completely disconnect you from the world for a while is perfection. I've studied it for three years and...
    minmins07 minmins07 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    I been into make up and having fun puting it on me not as a job kinda ush but i went to a party and there was a face painting and i soooo want to try to do that as a job i love art...
    Millerbabe17 Millerbabe17 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Music is my escape. I plug in my ear buds, turn up the volume and drown out the sound of the world. I use art to express myself. I like to draw pictures and reveal my emotions in...
    Music2717 Music2717 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Thank you all for your support. Your comments make my day, and I try to reply to each and every one of them. Thank you for the kind inbox messages and great feedback! I think I...
    Artistecorner Artistecorner 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    Art is who I am. Its the only thing that kept me on my feet, even at the most difficult times. Every single bit of concentration is focused on every stroke of the paintbrush or the...
    lifeiswhatthef lifeiswhatthef 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 25, 2014

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    i notice color makes any work look way better so i might stop sketching much.made this a week ago. #firstpiece i just started anyway, so it doesn't really look good as any of your...
    ART14 ART14 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    Has anyone else tried Melted Crayon Art? I just can't get the technique right! I think my problem is that I'm using an old hairdryer that isn't very strong or maybe I'm not using...
    strawberryblonde89 strawberryblonde89 22-25, F 8 Responses Jan 4

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    I'm really trying to learn new techniques and try new things with my painting, I also reallllllly want to trade Art with people from all around the world, it would be such an...
    kkp02 kkp02 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 11

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    Art is beautiful. It shows so much of a person psychologically and emotionally. It is very fun. You don't have to be good at it. Almost everything is art. Art is not judging it...
    Ghostprojection Ghostprojection 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    I love spending time in art galleries, or art shows. You can just feel such peace looking at the beautiful things people have created hehe
    evieas123 evieas123 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    My friend on EP drew another picture. I think it's good. So tell me what do you think.
    chunkyal chunkyal 46-50, M 6 Responses Jan 7

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    I LOVE going to see art, I love the designs of the painting's and even seeing statues are amazing I get breathless if I fall in love with one of the painting's there so beautiful...
    KimberlyLoren96 KimberlyLoren96 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Got some art stuff for Christmas! Can't wait to use it!
    christarose96 christarose96 18-21, F Dec 25, 2014

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    Water Garden in Giverny, Autumn Reflections - Claude Monet How I long to be where his brush has been...such sweet solitude! This is by far my favorite piece by this consummate...
    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 36-40, F 6 Responses Dec 25, 2014

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    Especially dark fantasy art. Drawing, and looking at it brings sunshine into my shadow painted mind
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    art is my catharsis when i'm stressed out and just need a release. when they say a picture is worth a thousand words, they weren't lying about the feelings that ultimately, even a...
    Aryamay Aryamay 18-21, F Jan 4

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    This is my little studio where I work. Where do you do your art?
    LadyMegan LadyMegan 61-65, F 36 Responses Jan 12

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    Sir Jacob Epstein finished this sculpture, 'Lucifer', in 1945. It is the first thing everybody sees when they go to the Museum and Art Gallery in Birmingham. Yes, **THAT...
    supersnipe supersnipe 56-60, M 3 Responses Jan 13

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    Have you ever had a work of art make you cry? I have. I stood before Michelangelo's "Madonna and Child" also known as "Madonna of Bruges." It is one of the pieces featured in the...
    HoraceGreenley HoraceGreenley 46-50, M a week ago

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    I think I might apply for Seneca College in TO for Independent Music Production. Just thought I'd share... SHAMELESS MUSIC PLUG!!! secondparamedic.bandcamp.com Actually though...
    alexthebass alexthebass 18-21, M Dec 26, 2014

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    A friend on EP drew this picture of James Franco. What do you think ?
    chunkyal chunkyal 46-50, M 12 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    i want to draw but cant think of what.. any ideas?:)
    elleaxoxo elleaxoxo 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 10

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    I am in love, and I like to dance
    Owlwootan Owlwootan 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    My School work.I would say i love when ppl draw werd creatures. Especially in carton. You know?
    Nicas123 Nicas123 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    I drew this for my cousin, It's called the "Lovers Tree". Thoughts?
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 13

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    done in soft pastels .
    1crazyfreak6 1crazyfreak6 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    This one of my other dogs. Her name is Dixie and she's just the funniest dog so here's what I painted after I took a photo
    bizzaregirl bizzaregirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 1

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    pretty. prettier. Agree or disagree?
    stardancer99 stardancer99 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    Wow. that's cool.
    stardancer99 stardancer99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Just finished this.. Watercolor :)
    chris23cnm chris23cnm 22-25, M 17 Responses Jan 6

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    Hello, I always struggle with the background , so I was wondering if any of you could help me with some ideas :)
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 18-21, F 10 Responses Jan 7

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    Unfinished watercolour of a Spanish dancer
    AlliLittle AlliLittle 13-15, F 9 Responses Jan 8

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    I wish I could draw human figures & such but itd just be a faceless figure(gah they are so difficult to draw) so in the end I draw some wierd stuff that is nonobjective yet...
    FabledCity FabledCity 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 8

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    A quick sketch with my ballpoint pen.
    BlueHydrangea BlueHydrangea 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    When ur bae cheats on u....
    lindseysway lindseysway 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 10

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    sketch in oil pastel
    1crazyfreak6 1crazyfreak6 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    This is one of my earlier works.
    LadyMegan LadyMegan 61-65, F 76 Responses Jan 10

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    Clay peace hand Took me forever but it was worth it :)
    bestimmung bestimmung 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 11

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    Autumn in watercolor. Im always learning something new with every painting that i do
    chris23cnm chris23cnm 22-25, M 8 Responses Jan 13

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