I had the most delightful encounters this week as a result of my recent trip to Montenegro thanks to new friend Ari Seth Cohen. His book, Advanced Style, has spurned a community of glamorous women who are 70 years old and above. One of these women I met is 95-year-old Ilona Royce-Smithkin. With red hair and red eyelashes she created, she is a burst of color and energy.
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One of the jobs of an artist is to try to make real that force that you don’t really see it when you look in the mirror, you don’t really see it until you look at a somebody else.
- Ruby Dee
Every artist was first an amateur.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it.
- Henri Matisse
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
- Salvador Dali
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
- Andy Warhol