How do artists describe their love affair with art? Take a look!

1.

“I love red so much that I almost want to paint everything red.”

–Alexander Calder

2.

“I hardly ever paint people unless I’m rather in love with them.”

— Sylvia Sleigh

3.

“Every picture shows a spot with which the artist himself has fallen in love.”

— Alfred Sisley

4.

“After a thousand watercolors you will find that you have fallen in love with paper and paint.”

— Rex Brandt

5.

“I think one’s art goes as far and as deep as one’s love goes.”

— Andrew Wyeth

6.

“I so love carving. It seems to me to be the most rhythmic and marvelous way of working on live, sensuous material.”

— Barbara Hepworth

7.

“It is not enough for a painter to be a clever craftsman. He must love to caress his canvas, too.”

— Pierre-Auguste Renoir

8.

“Throughout the time I am working on a canvas I can feel how I am beginning to love it.”

— Joan Miro

9.

“Painting is like making love. You cannot ask, ‘How do you do it’? But hopefully it is beautiful.”

Francesco Clemente

10.

“When Vincent and I were together in Arles, both of us insane and constantly at war over beautiful colors, I adored red and he loved yellow.”

11.

“If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.”

— Marc Chagall

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