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145 Painting Captions for that Artist Aesthetic

Art comes in many forms but there’s nothing like an amazing painting to provide a great photo. If you have a terrific painting pic, we have all the best painting captions for Instagram for your next post. We have also included the best painting quotes for Instagram for when someone else has said it best first.

Our Favorite Painting Captions for Instagram

Painting my dreams with eyes wide open.

Say it with color.

Travel the world with a brush and some paint.

Finding serenity with each stroke.

My heart beats in colors, my soul sings in hues.

Paintings are portals to different dimensions.

Mere color can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways.

Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.

The only time I feel alive is when I’m painting.

Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.

A painting is not a thing but a process.

The canvas is my refuge, the brush my confidant.

Color outside the lines.

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Beauty is not in perfection but in expression.

When everything around you is grey, find inspiration in color.

Feeling the strokes, painting the emotions.

The world is a canvas. Paint it in the colors of your choosing.

Dripping in color and drenched in dreams.

Life is a colorful painting.

Each brush stroke shows my soul.

The canvas mirrors my mind.

My memories are full of color.

Letting my thoughts dance on the canvas.

Painting new worlds on each canvas.

Creativity needs to be nurtured.

The artist sees what others only catch a glimpse of.

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Paint the flying spirit of the bird rather than its feathers.

I prefer living in color.

The heart wants the colors it wants.

Express yourself. Make a bold statement. Tell your story.

My paintbrushes expose my secrets.

Every artist dips their brush in their own soul.

Painting cleanses the soul.

Feeling the rhythm of colors.

Dive into nature and sink into the depths of a painting.

Capture memories in full color.

My art, my voice, my freedom.

Unraveling my thoughts with each brush stroke.

Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.

A blank canvas is a beautiful thing.

My heart beats in colors unseen.

Have you ever walked outside and felt like you were entering one of your favorite paintings?

Color is to the soul what food is to the body.

A color that doesn’t have a word yet, and I love it.

With a brush in hand, the world is at my fingertips.

I remain silent and my brush does the talking.

I’m a Picasso in progress.

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Color is only beautiful when it means something.

Abstract or realistic – every painting is a self-portrait.

Paintings are silent poetry.

Creating my own rainbow today.

There’s a wild painter inside all of us.

One stroke closer to my masterpiece.

Sometimes all you need is a little splash of color.

If you are feeling blue, try painting yourself a different color.

One color, a thousand memories.

Use all the colors

Transforming a blank space into beauty.

Embracing chaos one brushstroke at a time.

Live in color

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A good painting is like a close friend.

Spilling my imagination on canvas.

I never met a color I didn’t like.

Creating symphonies with colors and shapes.

Smile, there’s color!

Life is art; make yours a masterpiece.

Painting the sky with every color.

I’m pretty sure I could get lost in this painting.

Spreading love, one painting at a time.

Color will always make me smile.

There’s no inspiration in grey.

In a relationship with bright colors

Painters aren’t paid for their labor but for their vision.

Painting is the only way to run away without leaving home.

I’m ‘canvasing’ the area for some new inspiration.

Let’s paint a colorful life together.

It’s ok to show all your colors.

Every painting is a voyage into a sacred harbor.

Unleashing my emotions with some acrylic and oil.

Art is the highest form of hope.

Creating life on a canvas.

I paint the moment and emotion, not just the scene.

Strive to craft a mind of color.

Every hue unleashes a hidden emotion.

Art is not what you see but what you make others see.

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No two people see the rainbow the same way.

Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.

The canvas is an open letter to the world.

Painting a moment in time

Paintings are unspoken words.

A brushstroke is a sentence in the language of art.

Let your painting show you the way.

A universe trapped in a canvas.

Painting is cheaper than therapy, and you get a masterpiece at the end.

In nature, light creates color.

Add a little more color to your life.

Color makes my world turn.

Brushing off the blues with a dash of color.

Creating universes with my paintbrush.

Color is the place where our brain and the universe meet.

The sky has finally opened, revealing its true colors.

Life imitates art, and art imitates life.

The world is a canvas for my imagination.

A day without painting is like a day without laughter.

I’ll never brush off the opportunity to paint.

Colors speak louder than words.

A canvas is the playground of colors.

In a love affair with color and canvas.

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Blending colors, mixing dreams.

Painting is your imagination on full display.

Painting is my journaling.

There’s nothing better than getting inspired by color.

Get inspired by color.

I paint to create myself, not replicate the world.

Capture my heart with color.

Don’t be afraid of color.

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My life is colorful.

If only this was a paint by numbers.

Can you paint with all the colors of the wine?

Never be afraid of using bold colors.

Painting is organized chaos on canvas.

We are budding artists.

Wine flies when you’re having fun.

After a long day, I like to wine down with some paint.

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Where words fail, paint speaks.

If I mess up, I’ll just say it’s abstract art.

Picasso ain’t got nothing on us.

Art is all around us.

It’s ok to show all your colors.

Life is like the color that each one wants.

Show me your true colors. I won’t try to repaint them.

You Gogh, girl!

Color me happy.

I never saw a color I didn’t like.

Wine not have a paint night with the besties?

It may be chaos, but it’s my kind of chaos.

Hello, you little masterpiece.

If painting is wrong, I don’t want to be right.

Say yes to the brush.

Paint brushes up and wine down.

I won’t choose a favorite color.

Just waiting for the MoMA to call about my latest artwork.

Short Painting Quotes for Instagram

“To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.” – Auguste Rodin

“Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.” – Meister Johann Eckhart

“Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons.” – Al Hirschfeld

“A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires others.“ – Salvador Dali

“The Achilles heel of an artist lies in the hope that his art is good.” – Kapil Gupta

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“Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.” – Pablo Picasso

 “To be an artist is to believe in life.” – Henry Moore

“One learns about painting by looking at and imitating other painters.” – Frank Stella

“Creativity takes courage.” – Henri Matisse

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” – Thomas Merton

“The ones who are crazy enough to think they can color the world are the ones who do.” – Steve Jobs

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Pablo Picasso

“All color is no color.” – Kenneth Clark

“I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.” – Vincent van Gogh

“Color. What a deep and mysterious language; the language of dreams.” – Paul Gauguin

“The artist must train not only his eye but also his soul.” – Wassily Kandinsky

“If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.” – Edward Hopper

“There’s a reason we don’t see the world in black and white.” – Celerie Kemble

“A good artist has less time than ideas.” – Martin Kippenberger

“I would like to paint as the bird sings.”– Claude Monet

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“An empty white Canvas is still a color.” – Somya Kedia

“Every artist was first an amateur” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso

“Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.” – Edgar Degas

“If you hear a voice within you saying, ”You are not a painter,” then by all means paint… and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent van Gogh

“Every good painter paints what he is.” – Jackson Pollock

“Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun.” – Pablo Picasso

“Great art picks up where nature ends.” – Marc Chagall

“I have always wanted my colors to sing.” — Paul Delvaux

“Creativity takes courage” – Henri Matisse

“Color is my day-long obsession, my joy, and my torment.” –Claude Monet

So that is it for our list of Instagram Quotes for Painting and Captions for Painting. We hope you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your painting photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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