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Sunday, March 6, 2011
To me it means a lot of things. It means that I have a right to be who I am and to celebrate my creativity and my heart anyway I must. The world is full of creative people who just don't realize it. They've been told in Middle School and High School art classes that they can't draw or paint or do all those other classical art things and that they are not artists. My attempts at drawing always end up stick people or abstract. My painting is the same way. I've dabbled in other things, but I don;t do things the way people with "training" do and I don't believe I should have to. It comes down to my own expression. Creativity is one of our greatest gifts and no one has a right to tell us it's not good enough or it's not right. I don't do it to hang in a museum or to go down as one of the greats... I do it for me. I do it because I enjoy it and it makes me happy. I do it because we each have a right to express ourselves our way.
Create. Inspire. Express. Be. Love. Be a part of your own craft rebellion.