Two Ballet Dancers

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Two Ballet Dancers, Degas

Each of us was handed a calendar page at the writing group meeting the other day. ‘Look at yours for two minutes,’ was the instruction, ‘and then write whatever comes into your head.’

Two Ballet Dancers by Degas

Great art comes in most instances from great toil, even for the innately talented. Degas knew this deep in his mind and eye and fingertips. That bright melding of idea and technique for a finished work both showing and teaching us what was in this refining mind and eye.

Colin Dixon

Colin Dixon Fine Art Photography

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