Wednesday, November 28, 2012

....Wednesday!

The Letter to the Student of Painting by Charles Philip Brooks is so wonderful,  I wrote the whole thing out in longhand in my sketchbook.  Find the entire letter HERE

(page from my sketchbook)

8 comments:

CrimsonLeaves said...

It is a fabulous letter and the writer's sentiments do echo my own thoughts. Even your writing is creative and artistic, my friend.

Elizabeth Seaver said...

"Cultivate patience in your heart and you will improve..." I love that. So true. Thanks for sharing that, Celeste.

Sheryl Anthony said...

So often I come to your blog and I read just the thing I need to read at the time. This was one of those times. It's a fantastic letter. Thanks for pointing it out to me.

Jeanette said...

So very true these words are. This is worth printing and putting on my studio wall. As well as sharing with others.

Sadami said...

Hi, Celeste,
Thank you very much for sharing the wonderful letter. Your hand writing eloquently shows your enthusiasm for art and being a painter like Charles.
Best wishes, Sadami

Casey Klahn said...

I saved that pdf. Very wonderful, and the longhand very choice. Thanks for the inspiration!

Linda Popple said...

Great letter! Speaks volumes.

David Castillo Starr said...

thanks.