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How to paint whilst sleeping

True artists go to bed thinking about art, have wild imaginative dreams about it, and get up early to make it.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists stand out like sore thumbs because they try to fit in like sore losers. ‘What I do is stand behind people and whisper, loser, if they turn around, case closed.’

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are easy to spot; it’s something about the size of their one suitcase. ‘Is suitcase a euphemism?’

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists live their lives to the point of giving up.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are average people who just happen to be true to themselves.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are patched up by the private act of creativity and crushed by the public act of exposure.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are patched up by the private act of creativity and crushed by the public act of exposure.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists wouldn’t dream of stepping foot in a country they hadn’t created, let alone of discovering the same country twice, but of course only if they couldn’t be bothered not to.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are a voice awakened inside them; they are a dream of a more lyrical reality.

Rebel Without a Palette

True artists are more inspired on the days they are not shown preferential attention. ‘I find that buttering them up with cheap margarine stops them right in their tracks!’

Rebel Without a Palette

By Rebel Without a Palette

Francis is an Australian born artist, illustrator and musician.