Lament for indolent artists everywhere

June 20, 2008 at 7:18 pm | Posted in Thoughts | Leave a comment
Tags: , ,


Pretty, aren’t they? Yet only one of the above is truly homemade, and that would be the one on the bottom right. Took quite some time making it, and I particularly loved the contrast provided by dividing it in blue and black. Was quite proud of myself upon completion, and still am. I still remember the many hours spent looking for suitable ingredients… but it was well worth the hard work.

And now look at the others. Pretty things, are they not? Barely any effort required to design any of them. Just cut out some pictures from the newspaper and slipped them into the covers. The ease of it is wonderful, yet… perplexing. This is the effect of mass media on we artists, especially those consumed by sloth.

An essay on laziness should be kept short. So here shall I end, and go back to sleep once more…


Leave a Comment »

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at
Entries and comments feeds.

%d bloggers like this: