Just playing around with some answers to this question... "How do you know if you're an artist?"

  • If you love to create things
  • If you have an insatiable urge to express yourself visually
  • If you would make art even if no one in the world ever saw it but you
  • If walking into an art supply store fills you with excitement
If you horde supplies that other people might see as "junk", but you know you might be able to use it in your art someday
  • If  you cherish self-expression
  • If you want to show the world a new way of looking at things
  • If you want to tell your story
  • If walking into an art supply store fills you with excitement
  • If you want to share your inner vision
  • If you are capable of digging deeply inside of yourself to find your own inner truths, and you are brave enough to pull them out and show the world

What else can you add to this list?  :)

How did you know you were an artist?

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You know you're an artist when...you spend hours on various art websites, or eBay, admiring other peoples' art! ...you can't imagine life without art. 

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