Artist Statement  
   
through the words of others
 


Ain't no money in poetry
That's what set the poet free.
            -- Guy Clark, Cold Dog Soup


Iíll be looking at the moon
But Iíll be seeing you.
  
         -- Irving Kahal, Iíll Be Seeing You

 
There ainít no dark till something shines. 
  
         -- Townes Van Zandt, Rexís Blues

 
Ever since the first I had, the worst I had was good. 
  
         -- Kris Kristofferson, Same Old Song

 
There ainít no rule if you donít break it
Ainít no chance if you donít take it.
  
         -- Guy Clark, Picassoís Mandolin

 
And I thank you for those items that you sent me
The monkey and the plywood violin.
  
         -- Leonard Cohen, First We Take Manhattan

 
Modern art = ďI could do thatĒ + ďYeah but you didnítĒ
  
         -- unknown