Know things about Stuff

Trying to think about something to say that will be interesting, informative and entertaining, is not easy. Maybe it’s too late in the day and I’m burnt out mentally and physically. Or maybe I don’t really have any original or interesting thoughts in my brain?

The subject of Art, in general, and Painting, in particular, should be easy for me to ramble on about.

But the more I think about it, the less I do of it. Taking action is the essence of the creative process. Excessive mental masturbation results in the modern neurotic absurdities that are less about art or creativity than about self adulation and exhibitionism. Not that I would ever judge anyone, Heaven Forbid!

In the (hopefully) Final Analysis knowing without doing is futile, while doing without knowing is the only way to discover if anything is worth either doing or knowing! That can’t be right!

Like I said at the start, it’s late…

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