Why you should get into art

Thomas Perri

Art and the importance of it.

Art is an important part of life. “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life," so Pablo Picasso once famously proclaimed. Though we expect the pompous Cubist was being his usual haughty self when he uttered the well known quote, his belief in art's transcendent qualities might not be too far from the scientific mark" - Huffington Art and Culture. I think it expands and puts your mind in a soothing place, makes things stand out more in your life, and also just teaches you how to see certain things

Dont do drugs to take pain away.

Drawing and painting helps express your emotions. "Unlike drugs, art takes the pain away from your heart and puts a whole new world in your mind" - Local artist that lives in bend. It helps to draw or paint when I'm sad, happy, mad, or usually any kind of emotion I am feeling that day.

Be more creative.

Art makes you more of a creative person. "Art is an amazing thing, and does amazing things for you, it expands your mind and you try new stuff and have a colorful life" - local artist that lives in bend. It makes your life more exciting, what he said is true.