About Douglas Moorezart

It seems a lifetime ago I earned a degree in Fine Arts only to find myself overtaken by life events. Now over 30 years later I’m finally becoming an artist. I’m trained as a painter and its my first love. In the last few years I’ve also given photography a try and you will find my attempts at same in my posts and, soon, my portfolio.

In a world where artist are pressured to measure their success based on others’ expectations — be it sales, representation, publication etc., I share this remarkable statement by Georgia O’Keeffe. (It definitely speaks to me)

“Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing.  Making your unknown known is the important thing.”


And for your ongoing inspiration:

Art of Quotation  – Find daily art inspiration from all manner of artists, both great and unknown at:  http://art of quotation.wordpress.com

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396 thoughts on “About Douglas Moorezart

  1. I couldn’t access your reblogs of my poems to thank you so here I am now thanking you for reblogging those last poems. That’s very kind of you.

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    1. So nice to hear from you and thanks for the positive words. Your blog is a great to find as well. How wonderful that you and Alaina are sharing your amazing travels via wordpress. HNY to you both. PS Nice name, I chose ‘Taylor’ for my son’s name as well! – Douglas

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