“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”
– Mark Twain
Fantasy Flamingo Boots – Watercolor and Ink
This is one I have not shown you before. It’s really only a crop of a
larger painting, since I’m doing the shoe thing this week. That is
actually a pink flamingo wearing these boots. See the knobby knees? I
would wear these boots… okay, maybe not. I am afraid of heights.
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About Mark Twain
Samuel Clemens, the iconic American humorist and writer, is better
known by his pen name Mark Twain. He was born in 1835 in Missouri. He
worked at several jobs, including steamboat pilot and miner. He wrote
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The
Prince and the Pauper, and other successful novels. His writing captured
a very American vernacular and flavor, and helped create a distinctive
American literature. He died in 1910.