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Re: art vs. craft

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Batmom44_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Wed Oct 04 2000 - 03:11:24 PDT


In a message dated 10/4/00 1:18:14 AM Eastern Daylight Time, jfgro@execpc.com
writes:

<< I hate the
idea that if they're 'working with their hands' in this way, it's somehow
not as
important as translating imagery through drawing or painting! >>
Excellent point. I don't know about you but when I paint or draw I do so with
my HANDS. Let us not forget that non-art people lump us all together because
we do what we do with our hands. BECAUSE, AS WE ALL KNOW OUR HANDS OPERATE
SEPARATELY WITHOUT INPUT FROM OUR BRAINS. And they think we're dumb.
Reatha