an illustration by the amazing and incredibly gifted american artist Lindsay Ryden
Copyright © Lindsay Ryden
and I agree with her you know. just think about it for a second. pinterest is a pretty collection of sayings you did not say, thoughts that are not yours and art you have not created. and yes, they might be funny and beautiful to look at, but they do not belong to you, and are nothing but borrowed ideas and images. it reminds me a lot of this black, sad crow that stole the pretty feathers from a peacock and though that somehow, by wearing them, they would magically transform her into a peacock. well, needless to say that she looked just foolish and remained the same- a crow.
create your own art, ladies and gents.
be creative and genuine and think for yourself