Fridays are quote day here at Being Savvy. Today's quote also serves as a coda as we wrap up our creative romp through May, highlighting art's role in life (and life's role in art). Tomorrow we'll finish out the month with a look back, around and ahead.
But first, some wise words from great author (hmmm...perhaps a summer re-read of My Antonia would be a good idea....):
"A child's attitude toward everything is an artist's attitude."
-- Willa Cather, The Song of the Lark
A gorgeous painter gives us a gorgeous line: "One really beautiful wrist motion, that is synchronized with your head and heart, and you have it. It looks as if it were born in a minute."And reminds us that that's how the little ones do it too. read more
The Daddy Mountain, that is. The author who taught George how to bark, sort-of. The author who taught us how to handle a missing bear. Wise words from one of our stranded-on-a-desert-island faves, Jules Feiffer. "Artists can color the sky red b... read more