Wednesday, September 12, 2012

on true artists.

i think art is that which is crafted by an artist, someone conveniently defined by the american heritage dictionary as "[noun]: one, such as a painter, sculptor, or writer, who is able by virtue of imagination and talent or skill to create works of aesthetic value, especially in the fine arts."

especially.

not exclusively.

the first time that my husband and i traipsed merrily to the baltimore farmers' market, we ran across an artist. he was working with equal merriment alongside two egg-shaped grills tricked out as pizza ovens. i think that the temperature that day was roughly equal to the surface of the sun. when we approached his stall, i saw this:

i wish that you could taste photos.