6 Quotes to Live by as an Artist

6 Quotes to Live by as an Artist

Here are my favourite quotations for living life as an artist, let me know what you think!


“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist” – Pablo Picasso


“Great art picks up where nature ends” – Marc Chagall


“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see” – Edgar Degas


“Zig when everyone else zags” – Chase Jarvis


“Inspiration is for amateurs – the rest of us just show up and get to work” – Chuck Close


“You were once wild here. Don’t let them tame you” – Isadora Duncan


“You should keep on painting no matter how difficult it is, because this is all part of experience, and the more experience you have, the better is it… unless it kills you, and then you know you have gone too far.” – Alice Neel