12 Clever Instagram Captions for All Your Photos From Art Class

Does your art class fuel your creativity and make you feel like a true artist?

If so, you're probably eager to share your designs with the world—or at least your Instagram followers. Try one of these clever captions about being an artist the next time you do.

For the latest painting you poured your heart and soul into:

"Painting is just another way of keeping a diary."

-Pablo Picasso

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For the proud photo of your most detailed sketches:

"I draw better than I talk."


For the side-by-side image showing that you're making progress, even if you're not a pro just yet:

"Every artist was first an amateur."

-Ralph Waldo Emerson


For the photo of you covered in paint and exhausted in front of your new masterpiece:

"I will be an artist or nothing!"

-Eugene O'Neill


For the self-portrait that perfectly captures your essence:

"I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best."

-Frida Kahlo


For your most artfully chiseled sculpture:

"Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it."



For the pencil drawing you find totally magical:

"Being an artist is the same as being a wizard… only instead of a wand you use a pencil for your magic."

-The Picsees


For the pic showing your new work-in-progress:

"Drawing takes time. A line has time in it."

-David Hockney

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For the piece of art that you would never know how to put into words:

"If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint."

-Edward Hopper


For that piece that doesn't look as nice as you'd hoped, but still means everything to you:

"Art doesn't have to be pretty. It has to be meaningful."

-Duane Hanson


For the work that flawlessly expresses everything you're going through:

"I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way—things I had no words for."

-Georgia O'Keeffe


For when you've changed a slip of the hand into a triumph in your art:

"We don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents."

-Bob Ross

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