The hexadecimal color code #0088dd / #08d is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0088dd is comprised of 0% red, 53.33% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #0088dd has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477 nm.
It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.
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An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
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