John Dyer Quotes on pain

Painting is really good fun, I have always enjoyed it. As long as I paint what I want with the freedom that I enjoy, I never tire... view

By: John Dyer

I want to paint big, bright, optimistic pictures of the place I love... view

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My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer, who has been painting for many years. Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings, paints, easels and art books does have an effect... view

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The majority of my work is from life. I spend most fine days from May to October painting outside... view

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The paintings by Van Gough and Chagall had a big influence on me... view

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While I was at college studying design I decided to paint. I was also greatly inspired by the colours that I had seen on my travels in the Brazilian Rain forest... view

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I apply paint directly from the tube and with my fingers... view

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I decided to become a painter when my first four paintings where all published and attracted a great deal of interest. I exhibited one of them and it was sold... view

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I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life. My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early age I have spent time painting and drawing... view

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I have improved the way in which I paint. The colours are cleaner and there is more energy in the brush work... view

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I paint what I see, not what a camera would see... view

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I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly onto the canvas and leaving it.. view

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I still take photographs for my own use, personal studies. I do not feel that I can fully express my views through the medium and this is why I have moved towards painting... view

By: John Dyer