The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Gratitude. I truly did not realize this until I read this quote, but this is why I paint. There is an internal pulse that propels each painter to want so very much to put what he or she sees or imagines onto the canvas. And, in my case, it's a strong feeling much like the one I experience when I consider everything I have been blessed with, mainly my family and friends. By painting the scenes or objects I see and in a style that I am striving to make mine more and more, I pay an artistic homage to the subject...
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