"The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude."
"A picture is a poem without words."
"We have art in order not to die of the truth."
"Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."
"If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him."
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together."
"This world is but a canvas to our imagination."
"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile."
"All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better."
"Celebrating 10 years of the Edinburgh Art Fair"
“Who indeed that has once seen Edinburgh, but must see it again in dreams waking or sleeping?”
"Good artists copy, great artists steal."
"If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint."
”The most beautiful of all the capitals of Europe.”
"Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others."
"If I'm free, it's because I'm always running."
"Edina! Scotia's darling seat!"
"Painting is just another way of keeping a diary."
“Probably the most beautiful city we have ever seen.”
“Edinburgh isn’t so much a city, more a way of life.... ”
The 10th anniversary EAF was a huge success bringing enjoyment to more than twelve and a half thousand visitors over the weekend. This was our most successful show yet and we would like to thank everyone who exhibited, visited, viewed and bought, for making it so. We look forward to hopefully seeing you all next year at the 11th annual EAF which will take place at the Corn Exchange from Friday 13th - Sunday 15th November 2015.
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Art in Healthcare along with Leo du Feu, Edinburgh Art Shop and Fife Dunfermline Printmakers Workshop between them hosted, Silkscreen and Relief printing classes, artist talks and demonstrations, still life painting classes, and craft & design art workshops for young and old. All these classes were very well attended and gave enjoyment to hundreds of people. Many thanks to everyone for getting involved.
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Our thanks must go to the following sponsors and supporters for all their help in producing this event; Mail Boxes Etc, Edinburgh, Art in Healthcare, Premier Living, Great Art and, The Scotsman.