The hexadecimal color code #551311 is a dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #551311 is comprised of 33.33% red, 7.45% green and 6.67% blue. In the HSL color space #551311 has a hue of 2° (degrees), 67% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.49 nm.
To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.
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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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I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.
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