Where does inspiration come from? (Chapter II)

Where does inspiration come from? Good question!
Does  it spring from everywhere or nowhere? From the inside or the outside? From other artists? Their works? The bird song in the trees? The rays of the evening sun through a door wide open?

Does it come from the lively chatter at the neighbour table in the café with the checkered tablecloths? The sounds from River Neris? The scent of pipe tobacco and newly mown grass?

Or does it come from the melancholic accordion tune that waves against you in the evening darkness on the way home after a happy evening in good company?  Or is it the feeling of cobblestone peaked through your shoe soles, the smell of incense in the Russian church, the peeled, pastel coloured walls or conciliatory tone which surrounds people here?

I do not know. I only know that I am filled to the brim with impressions …


About hanne

Mixed media artist working with collage, art-money, artists´ books, ceramics and communication
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2 Responses to Where does inspiration come from? (Chapter II)

  1. suki says:

    such a beautiful query. All these and more. so inspirational–being alive.

  2. Emily F. says:

    Sounds absolutely lovely…I got inspired just reading your examples of inspiration! Enjoy.

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