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When I have a creative block, I take walks. I like to see what shapes stick out - so many legs rushing by at once, it can seem abstract. I dont need to see great art to get stirred up. Music does that for me more easily.
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All my siblings became artists. One's a novelist, my brother is a painter, my sister was a costume designer.

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Most days, I practice piano in the mornings and I spend the rest of the day painting.

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So many paintings have hidden meanings or need wall texts, but my work is not in that category.

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My uniform is sweatpants, so crusted over with dried paint that they're as hard as a table. I wear T-shirts that are also covered in paint, and Crocs.

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I'm not such an artist type that I can't handle the real world. I read the financial pages, because most people don't talk about art.

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Painting is something that requires a lot of time - it's not just one good idea out of art school.

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The world of painting has nothing to do with the art world.

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I'm not particularly interested in painting, per se. I'm interested in a painting that has that mysterious life to it. Anything that doesn't partake of that magic is halfway dead - it returns to its physical elements, it's just paint and canvas.

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Most people draw from the mind, not the eye. They draw the idea of a table or a face, not what's in front of them. We don't actually see the line of the jaw as a line and we don't see an eye as a perfectly outlined almond shape.

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I try not to bring in anything I don't love looking at. It's about restaint ... There is something about an unfinished quality that leaves within you that sense of possibility.

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