That's great Larry; You really "get it"! I too give 110% and will look for
that in my students. I know there will be some disappointments but I am will
the spark the fire in those who are willing. Yes, the BEST feeling is
getting through the hard parts and ending up with a wonderful piece. It is
the STRUGGLE that is reminisced about during critiques. Keep those stories
coming. I need to help decorate the tree now.