June 11, 2012

"We lose ourselves in the things we love. We find ourselves there, too." –Kristin Martz
Claude Monet, Impression, Sunrise. 1872. 48 x 63 cm. Oil on canvas. Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris.
I remember I was in the fifth grade and I was looking through a book and saw this painting. Immediately, I fell in love with art. I don't know how to describe the feeling at the time, but I knew that this was something I wanted to do and learn about. I've been hooked ever since. 

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