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#166975 - 03/19/07 07:34 AM Re: "Improve its weaknesses" - Right or wrong? [Re: pennyless]
Loc: Netherlands, the Hague
Pennies from Heaven! Yes, you are right. Chiaroscuro , clair-obscure : Caravaggio, de Ribera. Rembrand and George de la Tour.
It started with Caravaggio.
I'm a painter (somewhere between a cartoonist and Michelangelo.)
(thanks, Etaoin). More on this side of the middle.
And an educator still, but retired from the large groups to small private studio groups.
#167113 - 03/22/07 04:02 PM Re: worsen your strength [Re: musick]
Loc: SE US
Originally Posted By: musickWho *says "weakness" is a bad thing?
When weakness is becoming obsessed with a glamourous club hostess kitty at the space port on Fake World and ending up feeling like a frayed and dejected ball of yarn, it is a bad thing. Just an opinion._________________________
#167138 - 03/23/07 01:12 PM Re: worsen your strength [Re: Aramis]
Aramis...I've no idea what you've just said. [very confused-e]
#167142 - 03/23/07 03:45 PM Re: worsen your strength [Re: belMarduk]
Loc: SE US
It's all right. Girlies tend to stick together on such things.
#167146 - 03/23/07 07:10 PM Tighten my belt [Re: Aramis]
I suppose I should've quantified "bad thing" with "only".
#167289 - 04/02/07 01:51 PM Re: Tighten my belt [Re: musick]
Loc: SE US
Well yes, in all fairness that was only a selected example.
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