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
From one of our favorite artists to introduce to little ones: "Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven't time, and to see takes time - like to have a friend takes time." -- Georgia O'KeeffeBut our preschoolers do take the time, if we on... read more
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