It's amazing how lovely common things become, if one only knows how to look at them.
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT, Marjorie's Three Gifts
The spirit in man has been created in accordance with the image of beauty, so that whenever it either hears or sees anything beautiful, it may have a propensity towards it, and seek for communion with it.
MUHAMMAD AL-GHAZALI, The Alchemy of Happiness
Beauty's voice speaks gently: it creeps only into the most awakened souls.
FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Detail: You Think You Are Looking At This Painting, But This Painting Is Looking At You, 18" x 24"
You Think You Are Looking At This Painting, But This Painting Is Looking At You, 18" x 24"
Paint making work table at Rye Beach outdoor studio