Artists & Curator Quotes

Stephanie James: My advice to a young aspiring curator—spend lots of time “looking” at art and asking questions about what you see

   "Creating is a form of meditation for me."

    Fatimah Halim

"Follow you heart and dreams because there is only one of you and we Need You."  Tiesha Harrison

"I never really loved to do anything else but create art"  Shakur

"I think for me representational painting did not provide enough space for satisfactory self-expression."   Jide Aje

"Do whatever you do so well that you become the expert." 

Beth Shook/Ceramic Artist

"Looking through the eyes of an artist is a wonderful gift.  You see emotions and you can depict the emotions into a medium that others can then see." Judy Bowman

"The process is the idea and when it is worked out,

it becomes art".  Bill Sanders, Fine Art Photographer

"I believe that a simple definition of craft vs. art may be... “if a normal person can be taught to make something, it is a craft. If inspiration comes from life experiences, individual thought and emotions, it leans towards art”.  Halldor Hjaimarson