“When inspiration dies, imitation thrives.”

Yes, I agree with this thought very much. Although there is something to be said for learning from other people’s art as long as we are not copying it and claiming it for our own. Vincent van Gogh wrote in his letters about copying other artist’s art for practice, but his style seems to have come from his own creativity.

Have a wonderful day and give someone you love a big hug! 🙂

Art of Quotation

bannard

“When inspiration dies, imitation thrives.”

– Darby Bannard, painter


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About whitefeatherfloating

When I began this blog I was simply going to share my writing. However, after being part of the blogging world for quite some time now, I decided to begin sharing my artwork. Patsy's Creative Corner will always have my artwork and some writing, but I also created a blog called "My Crazy Life!" in order to simply write my short autobiography and hopefully get some feedback on it as I go. However, it is a very slow project right now. You can find it here: https://spreadingmy2wings.wordpress.com Thanks for visiting! :)

Posted on May 30, 2015, in Art Talk. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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