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What are canvas quotes?

Accurate and famous quotes by that are about canvas. You can read the best of all time and enjoy Top 10 lists. These sayings are handy to improve yourself and your knowledge.

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Here is selection of the finest quotes embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful canvas affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.

  1. Picture quote by Leopold Stokowski about art

    A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. ⏤ Leopold Stokowski

  2. Picture quote by Danny Kaye about life

    Life is a great big canvas, throw all the paint you can on it. ⏤ Danny Kaye

  3. Picture quote about world

    This world is but a canvas to our imagination.

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What are the best canvas quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about canvas of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best canvas quotations. Top canvas sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

I've got a vendetta to destroy the Net, to make everyone go to the library. I love the organic thing of pen and paper, ink on canvas. I love going down to the library, the feel and smell of books.

Joseph Fiennes

This world is but a canvas to our imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

Jazz can be a blank canvas full of possibilities.

Barbara Januszkiewicz

You treat the air as a canvas and the paint is the chords that come through your fingers, out of the keyboard.

Pharrell Williams

A painter paints his pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. We provide the music, and you provide the silence.

Leopold Stokowski

I came to feel very, very sentimental about those sets, which is ludicrous, because they represent everything which is transitory and insubstantial. It's absurd that one should feel sentimental about timber and canvas.

Patrick Stewart

The Pistols were like my work of art. They were my canvas.

Malcolm Mclaren

Shapewear is the canvas and the clothes are the art.

Sara Blakely

In our increasingly secular society, with so many disparate gods and different faiths, superhero films present a unique canvas upon which our shared hopes, dreams and apocalyptic nightmares can be projected and played out.

Tom Hiddleston

Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.

Edward Steichen

You would hardly believe how difficult it is to place a figure alone on a canvas, and to concentrate all the interest on this single and universal figure and still keep it living and real.

Edouard Manet

When I work alone, it can be like dabbling with a canvas. Maybe you paint over bits, and it starts to form its own life and lead you off in a direction. It becomes an intuitive, subconscious process.

Lindsey Buckingham

Cover the canvas at the first go, then work at it until you see nothing more to add.

Camille Pissarro

I sometimes have a horrible fear of turning up a canvas of mine. I'm always afraid of finding a monster in place of the precious jewels I thought I had put there!

Camille Pissarro

I believe that the great painters with their intellect as master have attempted to force this unwilling medium of paint and canvas into a record of their emotions.

Edward Hopper

It's to paint directly on the canvas without any funny business, as it were, and I use almost pure turpentine to start with, adding oil as I go along until the medium becomes pure oil. I use as little oil as I can possibly help, and that's my method.

Edward Hopper

I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly onto the canvas and leaving it; fresh, immediate and sometimes shocking.

John Dyer

I never know what I'm going to put on the canvas. The canvas paints itself. I'm just the middleman.

Peter Max

So Pa sold the little house. He sold the cow and calf. He made hickory bows and fastened them upright to the wagon box. Ma helped him stretch white canvas over them.

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Had he learned to draw, M. Renoir would have made a very pleasing canvas out of his 'Boating Party'.

Albert Wolff

A revised schedule is to business what a new season is to an athlete or a new canvas to an artist.

Norman Ralph Augustine

I put on the canvas whatever comes into my mind.

Frida Kahlo

I am an artist. The track is my canvas, and the car is my brush.

Graham Hill

An actor is an actor is an actor. The less personality an actor has off stage the better. A blank canvas on which to draw the characters he plays.

Arthur Lowe

I deliberately, in a way, went for something that was a huge challenge and was a big period film. I was excited about the canvas on which I could tell the story as much as the story itself.

Sam Mendes

And I usually use myself as a model, posing in front of a mirror as I dab the strokes on the canvas.

Cleo Moore

The print on canvas is the closest to the original work. I personally sign them as well.

Dwayne Hickman

When I was in art college, I would be painting, and I would create something on a canvas that was actually quite attractive. But if I got frightened and tried to protect that, that canvas would die.

Michael Ironside

Fantasy is the only canvas large enough for me to paint on.

Terry Brooks

My training was that you fill in the canvas where it needs colour and polishing. You start with the words on the first night and keep adding bits of business.

Ron Moody

You know when you take the paint off an old canvas and you discover that something's been painted underneath it? That's what I feel like - that part of the old is coming through the new.

Carly Simon

It's a marvellous life, a gregarious life that we've had. We're very lucky in that way. Unlike writers or painters, we don't sit down in front of a blank canvas and say, 'How do I start? Where do I start?'

Albert Finney

Throughout the time in which I am working on a canvas I can feel how I am beginning to love it, with that love which is born of slow comprehension.

Joan Miro

I don't like poetry that just slaps violent words on a canvas, as it were.

Anne Stevenson

I have tried to preserve in my relationship to the film the same closeness and intimacy that exists between a painter and his canvas.

Norman McLaren

And so my militant philosophy is this: to make with a brush on canvas is a simple direct delight-to make with the movie is the same.

Norman McLaren

Winners have the ability to step back from the canvas of their lives like an artist gaining perspective. They make their lives a work of art -- an individual masterpiece.

Denis Waitley

I get to experiment with a lot of looks with my character so that's really fun for me. It's like getting to paint a new canvas everyday.

Sophia Bush

I was blown away by being able to color. Then I started to draw... bringing a blank white canvas to life was fascinating.

James De La Vega

We're trying to do what Miles Davis would have wanted us to do, which is approach it as artists with his life as the canvas.

Don Cheadle

Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.

Danny Kaye

Bill Evans is a real serious jazz pianist who, in my book, crossed over boundaries in terms of color. He used the piano as his canvas.

Roberta Flack

The important thing is to remember what most impressed you and to put it on canvas as fast as possible.

Pierre Bonnard

The animation of the canvas is one of the hardest problems of painting.

Alfred Sisley

The prisoners for better security against conversation shall have a canvas bag put over the head of each and tied around the neck, with a holes for proper breathing and eating, but not seeing.

Edwin M. Stanton

When you give an artist a canvas, you shouldn't tell him exactly how much paint to put on it, or exactly how sharp the images should be. You should let the artist get going.

Reed Hundt

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