Confucius Says & Art

More on: In search of truth…

There are three marks of a superior man; being virtuous, he is free from anxiety, being wise, he is free from perplexity, being brave, he is free from fear.

New painting 4×4″ Mittens.. #oiloncanvas

https://www.etsy.com/listing/510292070/oil-painting-4×4-cloudscape-mittens

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Minute Fractions & Art

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions – the little soon forgot charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment,and the countless infinitesimals  of pleasurable and genial feeling. -Coleridge

New oil on canvas

https://www.etsy.com/listing/508272936/oil-painting-5×7-small-format-original

 

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Art: A Natural Outcome

We will be happy if we can get around to the idea that art is not an outside and extra thing,that it is a natural outcome of a state of being; that the state of being is an important thing.. – Henri

New 5×5″ oil on canvas-board. https://www.etsy.com/listing/503303724/oil-painting-5×5-fox-furry-friend-art

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Nature notes and art.

The close observer of nature notes her signs with keen awareness. He watches the sky and landscape detecting changes almost before they occur. If there is a phenomenon he is first to behold it for his senses are tuned to the sights and sounds of the universe.

New Landscape Oil on canvas 4×6″ https://www.etsy.com/listing/502235166/oil-painting-6×6-abstract-landscape

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Graphite 8×10″ https://www.etsy.com/listing/516074853/graphite-fast-and-dirty-drawing-moose-on

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