The artist has no more actual place in the American culture of today than he has in the American economy of today.
— William Faulkner
I'm flattered so many friends and acquaintances have taken well to my choice of an "encore" career.
At the same time, I'm saddened...
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.
— Danny Kaye
This week I observed Philadelphia artist Cheryl Schlenker demonstrate her technique for floral painting.
I won't disclose all her trade secrets, but will share that her painting began pretty wildly, at...
Others have no data for computing our orbit other than our past acts.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Twenty years ago, a business coach recommended I read the now out-of-print Nichecraft. The book convinced me to specialize—a lesson I've carried with me into my move into professional painting.