LS Lowry
Posted by humandoing in it's the arts 12 years ago
If people call me a Sunday painter I'm a Sunday painter who paints every day of the week!"  
Lowry was always irritated by people who thought he was an amateur painter, self-taught and untutored. "Started when I was fifteen. Don't know why. Aunt said I was no good for anything else, so they might as well send me to Art School