1 Art is not inherently spiritual.
2 The spiritual effect of art is dependent upon the eye and receptivity of the beholder.
3 Spiritual meaning or effects can sometimes be assigned artificially to art, by our culture.
4 Spiritual subjects or allegories don't automatically mean the art will have a spiritual effect.
5 Any art can be spiritually instructive, beneficial or uplifting, once we're open to it.
6 Spiritual effects come into art through an artist's use of colour, form and expression
7 Artist's become channels for spiritual influences to emerge through them.
8 The spiritual is drawn to art and artists that are sensitive to beauty
9 Spiritually uplifting art may not be beautiful in a traditional sense.
10 The spiritual effects that a work of art may have resist precise definition.
11 An artist cannot consciously create spiritual art.
12 An artist can consciously turn the making of art into a spiritual practice.