But why are so few prepared to learn to draw?” – Banksy, 26. “Begin by learning to draw and paint like the old masters. And, as many of the quotes indicated above, once you fall in love with the arts, it’s something that will never leave you. "Instead of trying to reproduce exactly what I see before me, I make more arbitrary use of color to express myself more forcefully... To express the love of two lovers by the marriage of two complementary colors... To express the thought of a brow by the radiance of a light tone against a dark background. Too many people fought too hard to make sure all citizens of all colors, races, ethnicities, genders, and abilities can vote to think that not voting somehow sends a message. Art is a hobby well worth your time in pursuing and drawing is a skill that people have admired all throughout history. On another level, it's just a great shirt with lots of colors. Never graduate from drawing.” – John Sloan, 30.
– Frida Kahlo. As a blind man has no idea of colors, so have we no idea of the manner by which the all-wise God perceives and understands all things. In the picture, color creates the light.” – Hans Hofmann, “Light is a thing that cannot be reproduced, but must be represented by something else – by color.” – Paul Cezanne, “Color helps to express light, not the physical phenomenon, but the only light that really exists, that in the artist’s brain.” – Henri Matisse, “Color is the place where our brain and the universe meet.” – Paul Klee, “Everything that you can see in the world around you presents itself to your eyes only as an arrangement of patches of different colors.” – John Ruskin, “The fact that the colors in the flower have evolved in order to attract insects to pollinate it is interesting; that means insects can see the colors. But that’s not true.
Enjoy this collection of quotes on color. “All the visible world is only light on form.” – Andrew Loomis, 38. “Drawing is a frame of mind, a loving embrace if you will.” – Susan Avishai, 16. Can one really explain this?” – Pablo Picasso, “The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be contrary to it. “Drawing includes three and a half quarters of the content of painting…Drawing contains everything, except the hue.” – Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 10. That really fit us as a people because we are all of the colors. We are all the genders, races, and ages. Color hides a power still unknown but real, which acts on every part of the human body.”~ Wassily Kandinsky. 24. “To be an artist is to believe in life.”. Red is one of the strongest colors, it's blood, it has a power with the eye.
27. -Fernand Leger, "On Monumentality and Color", 1943, "Of all the colors, blue and green have the greatest emotional range. “Drawing is rather like playing chess: your mind races ahead of the moves that you eventually make.” – David Hockney, 29. Tags: art, Color, Creativity, Creativity - Quotes, John Paul Caponigro – Digital Photography Workshops, DVDs, eBooks. “I sometimes think there is nothing so delightful as drawing.” – Vincent Van Gogh, 23. “At its essence, art is an alchemical process.
Anonymous. 30. Robert Delaunay. Wassily Kandinsky. Color is such a mysterious and fascinating area and it is interesting to read how some of the master artists viewed color.
“To be an artist is to believe in life.”. Let us know in the comment section below. – Hans Hofmann. -Henri Matisse, 1946, "They'll sell you thousands of greens. I decided to put together some of my favorite color quotes by the master artists.
Too many people in society think that loving and pursuing art means that you need to be a starving artist. http://www.magnoodle.com. They're all magic. Techniques of the Masters: How to Paint Like an Expressionist, 54 Famous Paintings Made by Famous Artists, Quotes on Painting and Art from Vincent van Gogh, How Different Artists Bring Light Into a Painting, Painting Exhibition: Vincent van Gogh and Expressionism, Palettes of the Masters: Vincent van Gogh, Famous Paintings: "The Red Studio" by Henri Matisse, Henri Matisse Quotes from 'Notes of a Painter', Truth, Perception, and the Role of the Artist, How to Use Simultaneous Contrast in Painting. “Art begins with resistance – at the point where resistance is overcome. “An artist must have his measuring tools not in the hand, but in the eye.” – Michelangelo Buonarroti, 31.
There is almost nothing you can say that holds up as a generalization, because it depends on too many factors: size, modulation, the rest of the field, a certain consistency that color has with forms, and the statement you’re trying to make.” – Roy Lichtenstein, “If one says ‘red’ – the name of color – and there are fifty people listening, it can be expected that there will be fifty reds in their minds. When many of these artists were alive, color was not nearly as understood or studied as it is now. Bob Ross. Color is a raw material indispensable to life. You’ll want to spend your time on it and even when you can’t be drawing, you can capture it in your mind to draw at a later time.