The Inspiring Determination of Artist Horace Pippin

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Artist Horace Pippin

Determination is an important quality in an artist. Even with obstacles thrown in his way, Horace Pippin painted. An African American born in 1888, twenty-four years after the abolition of slavery, Pippin had few artistic opportunities. He taught himself how to paint and his natural talent flourished. Circumstances that would have easily ended his career only made him stronger. From … Read More