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Friday Inspiration: Gerhard Richter

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 “Art is the highest form of hope.” ~Gerhard Richter

[source: Text for catalogue of documenta 7, Kassel, 1982]

My favoritest artist of all time is Gerhard Richter. When I started my college education, I knew I wanted to paint and draw but I was more drawn to landscapes, people and animals- anything realistic- and knew nothing of abstract, non-linear or contemporary artists. I could appreciate the few I knew about, but certainly wasn’t passionate about them. That is, until, Gerhard Richter. Continue reading Friday Inspiration: Gerhard Richter

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2014 Philadelphia Flower Show Recap!

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We spent the entire day yesterday {read: 6+ hours} at the Philadelphia Flower Show (and yes, I *did* in fact paint my nails to look like little butterfly wings for the occasion!). It was a wonderful date, as usual, and we took tons and tons of photos. Here’s just a glimpse of what we saw! Continue reading 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show Recap!

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5 Quotes About Creativity

My favorite time to scroll through the boards of Pinterest is late at night, in my jammies, when I can be totally lazy. On the boards, I’m constantly finding inspiring quotes about art, life, being creative and following your dreams. The one above by Albert Einstein is my favorite. While I could easily share with you a million different quotes, these are the 5 quotes about creativity that really stuck with me. Hope you like them too! Continue reading 5 Quotes About Creativity