I Want to Talk to Artists

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    Whatever Makes You Feel Alive

    I have found that I like painting (or drawing) things that are dark, not really scary to look at but... Dark something people don't expect to see, I try and twist things and make people double take. things floating in empty glasses or an endless mirror weird stuff Also I like to...
    ilovespiderman ilovespiderman
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2012

    Almost 61 And Wondering Why I Should Live Much Longer

    it's a long story. aren't they all. i only read poetry because it starts at the top of the page and ends at the bottom. try to keep this brief for now. i have been a starving artist, photographer and poet all my long life. have had more jobs than i can count. my concern was...
    kenpatch987 kenpatch987
    56-60, M
    Oct 16, 2012

    But Im Not Sure I Will Understand What They Say...

    Now I dont want to offend any artists out there who speak eloquently about their work - I know they exist.   I think its a really interesting exercise to see what the artists say about their own work - though I personally believe that art has a life outside of its self and...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis
    2 Responses Nov 10, 2008

    Subject Matter -- What Do You Paint

    I am an artist curious to learn what other people like to paint. I moved from the north to the mid atlantic to find subject matter here is really bland and uninteresting. People seem to like really nutzy things for their homes like a painting of a crab or fish or mermaid or...
    Libra56 Libra56
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Oct 10, 2008
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