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“Moccasin”   Leave a comment

Bark (1 of 1) art blog“Moccasin” — Beetle Paths Art by kenne

”The genuine artist is never “true to life.”
He sees what is real,
but not as we are normally aware of it.
We do not go storming through life
like actors in a play. Art is never real life.”

— Wallace Stevens

 

Butterfly On Rainbow Flowers   1 comment

Yard flowers (1 of 1)-2Grunge Art blogButterfly on Rainbow Flowers — Computer Art by kenne

”The genuine artist is never
‘true to life.’
He sees what is real,
but not as we are normally aware of it.
We do not go storming through life like
actors in a play.
Art is never real life.”

— Wallace Stevens from “On Poetic Truth,” 

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