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"Instead of using brushes all the time, try a palette knife to paint." - Frank Bruno

"I don't have to lay on the couch and see a therapist because my therapist is in my paint brushes." - Abbey Lincoln

"The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two." - Tony Snow

"I'm interested in all kinds of pictures, however they are made, with cameras, with paint brushes, with computers, with anything." - David Hockney

"Brushes are crucial for applying glazes, sauces, and oils. The pastry brushes that you find in homestores can be pricey so pay a visit to your local hardware store and pick up a few paint brushes which are less expensive and work equally as well." - Bobby Flay

"Don't paint the apple; paint the red." - Arthur Lismer

"Most of the paint I use is a liquid, flowing kind of paint. The brushes I use are more a sticks rather than brushes - the brush doesn't touch the surface on the canvas, it's just above [so] I am able to be more free and to have greater freedom and move about the canvas, with greater ease." - Jackson Pollock

"Most of the paint I use is a liquid, flowing kind of paint. The brushes I use are more a sticks rather than brushes - the brush does' touch the surface on the canvas, it's just above [so] I am able to be more free and to have greater freedom and move about the canvas, with greater ease." - Jackson Pollock

"Most of the paint I use is a liquid, flowing kind of paint. The brushes I use are more a sticks rather than brushes - the brush doesn't touch the surface on the canvas, it's just above....(so) I am able to be more free and to have greater freedom and move about the canvas, with greater ease." - Jackson Pollock

"I paint with shapes." - Alexander Calder

"I paint abstract expressions." - Billy Zane

"Magic is my paint." - David Copperfield

"I continue to get further away from the usual painter's tools such as easel, palette, brushes, etc. I prefer sticks, trowels, knives and dripping fluid paint or a heavy impasto with sand, broken glass or other foreign matter added." - Jackson Pollock

"As an actor, most of the time, you only have so much say in how, what and where things go. As a director, you really get to paint a bigger picture. You have many more brushes to use." - Eric Balfour

"To an artist, a picture is both a sum of ideas and a blurry memory of 'pushing paint,' breathing fumes, dripping oils and wiping brushes, smearing and diluting and mixing." - James Elkins

"I see less and less... I need to avoid lateral light, which darkens my colors. Nevertheless, I always paint at the times of day most propitious for me, as long as my paint tubes and brushes are not mixed up... I will paint almost blind, as Beethoven composed completely deaf." - Claude Monet

"I used to flirt with fundamentalism, and I had this idea that creation was something that happened. Now I see creation as something that is happening. Hundreds of millions of stars are still being born every day. Creation is an ongoing process. The Artist has not yet cleaned out the brushes. The paint is still wet. Human beings are the small clumps of clay and breath, and we have been handed brushes of our own, like young artist apprentices. The brushes aren't ours, nor the paint or canvas, but here they are in our hands, on loan. What shall we make?" - Michael Gungor

"I don't paint to live, I live to paint." - Willem De Kooning

"I paint my own reality." - Frida Kahlo

"I don't paint, I hit." - Karel Appel

"White paint is my marble." - Cy Twombly

"I can paint in jail." - Jack Kevorkian

"I choose to paint beauty." - Igor Babailov

"I love being able to be the artist of the whole picture, as opposed to just one of the brushes." - Zachary Levi

"Paint what you feel. Paint what you see. Paint what is real to you." - Robert Henri

"I paint in order not to cry." - Paul Klee

"It's not what you paint. It's how you paint it. You don't have to paint elaborate things. Paint simple things as beautifully as you can." - Helen Van Wyk

"Everywhere I go I smell fresh paint." - Princess Diana

"You can either buy shoes or paint." - Janice Tanton

"God sends experience to paint men's portraits." - Henry Ward Beecher

"I don't paint nature. I am nature." - Jackson Pollock

"It's an honor to paint cats." - Oliver Johnson

"Since I cannot sing, I paint." - Georgia O'Keeffe

"Paint faster than you can think." - Alex Katz

"Artists who don't paint aren't artists." - Charles Thomson

"Everywhere I go I smell fresh paint." - Diana, Princess of Wales

"Never paint your wife or your mother." - George W Bush

"Artists who don't paint aren't artists." - Billy Childish

"Paint what you like and die happy" - Henry Miller

"I paint. I love the visual arts." - Kristin Bauer Van Straten

"Why talk when you can paint?" - Milton Avery

"I do Taekwondo and sometimes I paint." - Mackenzie Foy

"I paint as if I were Rothschild." - Paul Cezanne

"I can't paint as well as Vermeer." - Gerhard Richter

"I'd say mostly I paint hot chicks." - Bam Margera

"I like to paint nudes mostly." - Cleo Moore

"Often while reading a book one feels that the author would have preferred to paint rather than write; one can sense the pleasure he derives from describing a landscape or a person, as if he were painting what he is saying, because deep in his heart he would have preferred to use brushes and colors." - Pablo Picasso

"Often while reading a book one feels that the author wouold heave preferred to paint rather than to wirte; one can sense the pleasure he derives from describing a landscape or a person, as if he were painting what he is saying, because deep in his heart he would have preferred to use brushes and colors." - Pablo Picasso

"I personally prefer working digitally because it allows me to work quickly and cleanly. I don't have to buy paint or brushes or canvases, I don't have to wait for paintings to dry before sending them to clients, I don't have to photograph or scan my final work, and I can make edits immediately and easily." - Julie Dillon

"As opposed to putting too much confidence in myself, or in an image or a scene or a set of brushes, I really want to allow the oil paint to perform, to show me the things that it wants to do, beyond my imagination." - Dan Colen

"My favorite moment is when someone says, 'I like 'Unleashed.' 'Now You See Me' is so much fun.' That's what I want to do: smart, fun and big movies. I cannot lie, I love working with those big paint brushes. I have a blast doing these movies." - Louis Leterrier

"People ask me why I don't paint oils. It takes too long. Cleaning brushes in linseed oil, and it takes six months to really dry, and all this. I don't have that kind of time. I work with acrylic. It's water based. You can clean it under water. If you spill it on yourself, you just throw it in the washing machine." - Grace Slick

"In the trunk of her car, my mother used to keep a collapsible easel, a clutch of brushes, a little wooden case stocked with tubes of paint, and, tucked into the spare-tire well, one of my father's old, tobacco-stained shirts, for a smock." - Jill Lepore

"Computer science education cannot make anybody an expert programmer any more than studying brushes and pigment can make somebody an expert painter." - Eric S Raymond

"There is never a question of what to paint but only how to paint." - Robert Ryman

"When I paint green, it doesn't mean grass; when I paint blue, it doesn't mean sky." - Henri Matisse

"How do you paint yellow wheat against a yellow sky? You paint it jet black." - Ben Shahn

"I can't paint the way they want me to paint and they know that too" - Rembrandt

"I want to paint what I feel, and feel what I paint." - Vincent Van Gogh

"Artists paint pictures. The best artists paint pictures for children's books." - Richard Scarry

"You don't paint what you see, you paint what you feel." - Romare Bearden

"I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality." - Frida Kahlo

"I used to paint a lot of oil and now I paint more mixed-media stuff." - Abbie Cornish

"I don't paint things. I only paint the difference between things." - Henri Matisse

"Paint ideas, paint thought." - Howard Pyle

"What I say to an artist is, 'When you can't paint - paint." - Joyce Cary

"No small dabs of colour - you want plenty of paint to paint with." - John Singer Sargent

"I don't paint over my paintings with black paint. I paint black paintings. It isn't because I'm sad, just as I didn't paint red paintings yesterday because I was happy. Nor will I paint yellow paintings tomorrow because I'm jealous." - Georg Baselitz

"We Christian writers must paint evil with the blackest of brushes, not to sow fear, but to call out the monsters to be scattered by our light. If Satan cloaks himself as an angel of white, intent on deceiving the world, any attempt on our parts to minimize evil is only complicit with his strategy... Turn to the light; do' fear the shadows it creates." - Ted Dekker

"I've never considered soundtracks for what I write. Nor have I considered computer drawing or painting. As a painter, I'm still trying to perfect what I started out doing with brushes, pen and ink, paint, etc. The transition, for me, from typewriter to computer was a big step. I am now very comfortable with writing on a computer but it took awhile. Because I did make that big step I won't rule out what happens in the future." - Clarence Major

"We Christian writers must paint evil with the blackest of brushes, not to sow fear, but to call out the monsters to be scattered by our light. If Satan cloaks himself as an angel of white, intent on deceiving the world, any attempt on our parts to minimize evil is only complicit with his strategy... Turn to the light; don't fear the shadows it creates." - Ted Dekker

"As an actor, most of the time, you only have so much say in how, what and where things go. As a director, you really get to paint a bigger picture. You have many more brushes to use. Although you don't get that immediate gratification of being in front of an audience, the satisfaction is far more interesting and complete, in my experience thus far." - Eric Balfour

"What you do when you paint, you take a brush full of paint, get paint on the picture, and you have faith." - Willem De Kooning

"Life in itself is an empty canvas; it becomes whatsoever you paint on it. You can paint misery, you can paint bliss. This freedom is your glory." - Rajneesh

"You cannot paint the exterior of your house. You have to take the paint chip down to show the paint-chip Nazis." - Dave Barry

"I paint in oils, I paint in acrylics. I paint figurative and landscape portraits. It's all in my own kind of style. I'm self-taught." - Pierce Brosnan

"Each painting seems to have a very specific size it wants to be. I have even started a painting or two over just because I didn't like the feeling of the particular image at a particular size. The Parlor needed to be large because I wanted it to feel like a full-size room you could step into. Unfortunately for me, I paint the same way on an eight-foot canvas as I do on a five-inch miniature. I still use very tiny brushes and noodle every square inch. It took me nearly a year to paint The Parlor." - Mark Ryden

"Paint what you see, not what you know." - Charles Webster Hawthorne

"I don't say everything, but I paint everything." - Pablo Picasso

"Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil." - Reginald Heber

"Man all of your flows bore me, paint drying." - Drake

"He best can paint them who shall feel them most." - Alexander Pope

"A woman without paint is like food without salt." - Plautus

"Your style is the way you talk in paint." - Robert Henri

"I paint flowers to prevent them from dying" - Frida Kahlo

"He that cannot paint must grind the colors." - J. G. Holland

"I paint because I love to cut mats." - Arthur Alexander

"Tis human actions paint the chart of time." - James Montgomery

"The lion is not so fierce as they paint him." - George Herbert

"I just can't seem to paint nice things." - Ivan Albright

"I paint the way I spread butter on pumpernickel." - Josef Albers

"I paint life as I would like it to be," - Norman Rockwell

"All my feelings have the color you desire to paint." - Rumi

"We only have our nervous system to paint." - Francis Bacon

"I have a fierce desire to paint colour." - Fred Williams

"How many books did Renoir write on how to paint?" - Cyril Connolly

"I paint flowers so they will not die." - Frida Kahlo

"I would like to paint the way a bird sings." - Claude Monet

"Speak softly, but carry a big can of paint." - Banksy

"If I am an angel, paint me with black wings." - Anne Rice

"I paint with my back to the world" - Agnes Martin

"No real sunrise could paint the sky Surgical Appliance Pink." - Terry Pratchett

"When I am finished painting, I paint again for relaxation." - Pablo Picasso

"I paint my joy and I sing my sorrow." - Joni Mitchell

"I paint the spirit and soul of what I see." - Brian Froud

"I may paint flat, but I don't think flat." - Ralph Fasanella

"PAINT THE WALLS OF your mind With many beautiful pictures." - William Lyon Phelps

"I paint because the spirits whisper madly inside my head." - El Greco

"Let women paint their eyes with tints of chastity." - Tertullian

"When I know your soul, I will paint your eyes." - Amedeo Modigliani

"The more I paint the more I like everything." - Jean-Michel Basquiat

"Digital design is like painting, except the paint never dries." - Neville Brody

"Zaandam has enough to paint for a lifetime." - Claude Monet

"Paint like a fiend when the idea possesses you." - Robert Henri

"I believe in optimism & plenty of white paint." - Elsie de Wolfe

"I believe in plenty of optimism and white paint." - Elsie de Wolfe

"If you want to hide it, paint it red." - Bradley Henderson

"I paint what I think, not what I see." - Pablo Picasso

"Give the paint a chance. Give the brush a chance." - John Marin

"Starting to paint, I felt gloriously free, quiet, and alone." - Henri Matisse

"I like to paint paintings that I haven't seen." - Mati Klarwein

"I did not use paint, I made myself up morally." - Eleanora Duse

"If I could say this I wouldn't have to paint." - Pablo Picasso

"Paint, not the thing but the effect which it produces." - Stephane Mallarme

"Success is a rare paint, hides all the ugliness." - John Suckling

"Favorite color to paint my nails is black, always." - Troye Sivan

"Exaggeration is to paint a snake and add legs." - Proverbs

"Keep the paint up, and the rubber down!" - Anonymous

"I paint things as they are. I don't comment." - Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

"I dream my painting, and then I paint my dream." - Vincent Van Gogh

"When Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil." - Reginald Heber

"If you can talk about it, why paint it?" - Francis Bacon

"The tongue can paint what the eye can't see." - Proverbs

"Everything I paint is a portrait, whatever the subject." - Jamie Wyeth

"I dream of painting and then I paint my dream." - Vincent Van Gogh

"Life obliges me to do something, so I paint." - Rene Magritte

"I can't write, I can't paint, I don't compose." - Richard Attenborough

"The more I paint the more I like everything." - Jeanmichel Basquiat

"Don't be an art critic. Paint. There lies salvation." - Paul Cezanne

"I did not use paint, I made myself up morally." - Eleonora Duse

"To paint is a possessing rather than a picturing." - Philip Guston

"I can paint pictures, but I cannot rule men." - Fra Angelico

"Paint the entire ship? Id rather eat my cigar!" - Hannibal

"Why does the blind man's wife paint herself." - Benjamin Franklin

"If everyone would paint, political re-education would be unnecessary." - Pablo Picasso

"I only feel, but want the power to paint." - Juvenal

"The thicker you paint, the more it flows." - John Singer Sargent

"Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend." - John Singer Sargent

"Painters aren't expected to paint bleak pictures, are they?" - Alexander Mccall Smith

"You can only paint through your experience and sub-consciousness." - Barbara Smith



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