'Every artist dips his brush in his own soul and paints his own nature into his pictures'

Henry Ward Beecher


'To practise any art no matter how well or badly, is a way to make yor soul grow.  So do it'

 Kurt Vonnegut


'Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the colour in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits'

William Hazlitt