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Maggie White wrote:
> marcia m eaton wrote:
> > There is the
> > famous case of the elephant (I think her name is Ruby---but I am certain
> > that someone out there will know the name) who seems to "discard" paintings
> > she does that do not suit her.
> Hi, Marcia,
> I agree with what you've said--I think making art is an intentional
> process, even with artists who think they are being completely
> spontaneous. They have internalized their learning--and
> decision-making--to the point where they are no longer concious of it.
> Ruby was indeed the elephant's name. She lived at the Phoenix zoo. She
> died recently after her fetus died, and the doctors were unable to abort
> it and save her.
> no doubt internalized