William Blake. Elements of note are the flatness, the instrument that's both a compass and a square, the abstraction of the blocks of color, and the cosmic wind blowing the hair & beard.    The above etching/watercolor “Ancient of Days” is from his 1794 prophetic book Europe a Prophecy.

William Blake. Elements of note are the flatness, the instrument that's both a compass and a square, the abstraction of the blocks of color, and the cosmic wind blowing the hair & beard. The above etching/watercolor “Ancient of Days” is from his 1794 prophetic book Europe a Prophecy.

William Blake - painting of Isaac Newton 1795. "The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself. "  William Blake

William Blake - painting of Isaac Newton 1795. "The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself. " William Blake

William Blake Paintings | William Blake Paintings, Drawings, Graphics, Art Printing Gallery

William Blake Paintings | William Blake Paintings, Drawings, Graphics, Art Printing Gallery

Love these angels. Maybe more abstract, more color. Either side of fireplace?  william blake - Google Search

Love these angels. Maybe more abstract, more color. Either side of fireplace? william blake - Google Search

William Blake - "The Great Red Dragon and the Woman Clothed in Sun" (1805-1810)

William Blake - "The Great Red Dragon and the Woman Clothed in Sun" (1805-1810)

william blake's 'david delivered out of many waters' 1805

william blake's 'david delivered out of many waters' 1805

William Blake, The Ghost of a Flea  Blake was dismissed as mad throughout his life, because he claimed to be directed to art as a spiritual calling, and believed he could see into the spiritual realm.  “I am under the direction of Messengers from Heaven Daily & Nightly.”

William Blake, The Ghost of a Flea Blake was dismissed as mad throughout his life, because he claimed to be directed to art as a spiritual calling, and believed he could see into the spiritual realm. “I am under the direction of Messengers from Heaven Daily & Nightly.”

We are all artists. Our most precious divine gift is creativity. Therefore… dance your life, sing your song, write your story. Create with words, color, clay, yarn, food... Make love. Continue reading at http://soulfulsparks.hamoves.net/clarity-shines-2/. (Image: Jacob's Ladder by William Blake)

We are all artists. Our most precious divine gift is creativity. Therefore… dance your life, sing your song, write your story. Create with words, color, clay, yarn, food... Make love. Continue reading at http://soulfulsparks.hamoves.net/clarity-shines-2/. (Image: Jacob's Ladder by William Blake)

William Blake --   Epitome of James Hervey's 'Meditations among the Tombs' circa 1820-5

William Blake -- Epitome of James Hervey's 'Meditations among the Tombs' circa 1820-5

Text from William Blake. Trial lettering in watercolor journal - practice for text that eventually went on the painting "Forever". http://www.randallmhasson.com/Forever.php

Text from William Blake. Trial lettering in watercolor journal - practice for text that eventually went on the painting "Forever". http://www.randallmhasson.com/Forever.php

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