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Best Artist Poems

Below are the all-time best Artist poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of artist poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Artist
Stillborn
a mood of aberrant colour
a stain on the Artist’s worlds
a heart pulsating with pain
a wide range of intense ardour
mixed  on a fine palette
and a...

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Categories: artist, art, dedication, depression, emotions,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Favorite Artist
Favorite Artist, 
A romantic, 
A dreamer. 
Choice for a favorite artist, 
that would be, 
Me.
 
~

I grew up in a family of seven children.
As the...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: artist, art, career,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hands
~MY HANDS~

With all the time on my hands
I gave my hands one job.
 My Hands   -The Artist-

My hands paint everything in my life
they...

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Categories: artist, anxiety, beautiful, beauty, birthday,
Form: Free verse
Starry Starry Night
When Wishes were made on a shooting star
The Heavens looked down and smiled
With sprinkles of stardust on a whisper of moonbeams
They created for us a...

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Categories: artist, anti bullying, art, beauty,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings

you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you

'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
but honey 
there's not...

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Categories: artist, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Angel Inside
Coral life forms in copious swarms
feast in the Cambrian chyme,
dividing their cells and forming their shells
to end on the seafloor as lime.
Tectonic churning and magma...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: artist, allegory, angel, art, beautiful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Painting with Words
Painting with Words

If I were an artist instead of a poet
I’d paint what I knew as others would know it.

I’d be a Renoir and never...

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Categories: artist, poetry, writing,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Blind Painter
There is a part of me missing
There is a part of me that shall never be
Inside of this dark sad brooding mind
Is the painter who...

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Categories: artist, analogy, art, beautiful, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BLANK CANVAS
I am a blank canvas
     My potential is
 limitlessness

  But that all depends
    on who holds the
brush,...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: artist, introspection,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Tree's Seasons
spring wakens my tree -
a bejeweled perfumed bride. . . .
love birds make their nest

summer’s yellowed lawn
beneath my tree’s sombrero. . . . 
grass breathes...

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Categories: artist, tree,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Just Within Reach


just within reach?

things!
lots of things!

stuff one could collect,
especially graphic novels
with a writer that made you wish
you had a photographic memory
so you would never forget even...

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Categories: artist, introspection,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member SHADES OF MY GLOOM

In vertigo of night, in their riddled trance 
Boldness of petals melt on washed-out shades,
As faces etch a quiet gloom in varied hues
Capturing splashed oil,...

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Categories: artist, art, color, introspection, loneliness,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Jack Ellison tribute
Eighty two years young, but still a trooper,
pen writes daily, he's an evergreen souper.
Behold the limerick king and his wisdom,
providing laughs from his humorous kingdom.

Five...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: artist, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member that Monet moment

pink marshmallow clouds
tinted by the setting sun
artist mixes oils

11/13/19...

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Categories: artist, sunset,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Stars
a charcoal canvas
flecked with the glitter drops of a painter’s brush
looms above the endless Midwest plains

white-gold illumination
devours my eyes as I gaze upwards. . ....

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Categories: artist, night,
Form: Verse
Premium Member One Moment in the Morning
Through the brambles of the arbor's vine,

an artist has spinned some silver lace

This net was cradled over leaves

slung low, and wet with dew.


Evidence was left...

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Categories: artist, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spaces
As my thoughts shrink my mind expands
Growing into the spaces between my words
The words of others
Refreshed within the pauses
Dancing inside possibilities
Filling in the blanks

Words suspended
Within...

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Categories: artist, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Why A Poem Is More Than Ink On A Page
Why A Poem Is More Than Ink On A Page

Why a poem is more than ink on a page
its heart, soul and sweet treasure at...

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Categories: artist, appreciation, art, humanity, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Color Me
Color me white, or color me black. Color
me brown, or color me red. Color me 
yellow, but color me to be just me.

Color me anyway...

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Categories: artist, philosophy, god, me, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE DOMINO EFFECT - SELFISH SELFIE
Please do not touch

Just read the signs dotted around the gallery display
So you take a selfie ...
What harm can it do?

Your camera shutter
clicks 
clicks 
clicks
as...

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Categories: artist, technology,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Friendly Goodbye

Poem 1: A Boy And His Painted Piano

he used lively greens
tender blues,
touches of plain mauve 
and rainbow trout splatters
to paint music
on the gas fumes 
that...

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Categories: artist, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Carissa's Love
 I know what it feels like to be adored beyond compare.
To be loved unconditionally just for being myself.
To have that special one want to...

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Categories: artist, dedication, devotion, granddaughter, joy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member She's Always Drawing Mermaids
She’s always drawing mermaids, and they bear
resemblance to their artist, for each one
is but a girl. Dark, wavy, thick, long hair
hides pre-pubescent breasts; Elysian
the islands...

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Categories: artist, sad,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Art - Anne-Louis Girodet
Description of The Funeral of Atala (Funérailles d'Atala or Atala au tombeau), 1808, Louvre

I sauntered through the Louvre, observing art.
One painting struck me for its...

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Categories: artist, art,
Form: Quatrain
The Art of Loving You
Monet


Come with me, let us rekindle love –
walk with me over bridges aglow
while rivers magically glisten below.
If you hold my hand, 
perhaps, we might spy...

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Categories: artist, art, city, light, love,
Form: Free verse