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Someone commented to me that they were a bit surprised I wasn't more disappointed that Autumn Splendor didn't make it into the Convergence Fashion Show. Â I must admit that I, myself, am somewhat surprised with how little disappointment I feel about it, but basically it's because I've already moved on. Â I'm done with Autumn Splendor; it's out in the world now, and I'm fully engaged in working on another piece. Â And I'm not taking it as a judgment on the quality of my work or myself as an artist: I'm confident that I produce good work, and I've won enough awards by now to have faith that that confidence is not entirely misplaced. Â So I'm not feeling particularly bruised. This did remind me, however, of two lovely quotes which I thought I'd pass along. Â The first is from Andy Warhol, who said, Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide whether it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they're deciding, make even more art. and, from Rainer