Artist Tips,  Spotlight

What is Art

I will start with the dictionary definition.
Art: the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power.
What is art to me?? Art to me can be digital or done the old fashioned way (pencil/marker/pen/crayon and paper). Art is a way of expression. Art is a voice for those who are afraid to speak or have no voice.
Types of Art

  • Drawing

      • Sculpture

Any of these types of art can be combined to create a mixed media piece.
Art has been around forever and gone through various styles. Some people like fine art like Monet, others like abstracts like Jackson Pollock and Picasso. Marcel Duchamp put a plain snow shovel in a museum and called it In Advance of a Broken Arm.
I believe art is the expression of one’s ideas or thoughts through a creative process such as painting/drawing/writing…etc. it honestly doesn’t matter the media that is used it’s how the artist chooses to express themselves. Be yourself and your art will represent that. Just like there are many ways to create art, there are many ways to interpret it. Art is what the artist itself chooses. Everyone has their own idea of what art is! There is no right or wrong answer.
So you have read What I think art is…. What is art to you? Why do you create?
Thank you for reading!
-Abby (puelifephotoss)

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