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Re: [BKARTS] Telling of the Book Arts World



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On 12/31/05, Signa Houghteling <judy@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> If asked, how about, "It's just too complex to explain, and involves a
> lifetime journey of learning, experiencing and expressing all that goes
> into
> my life in my craft"?
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Book_Arts-L [mailto:BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of
> Linda M. Cunningham
> Sent: Friday, December 30, 2005 9:47 PM
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Telling of the Book Arts World
>
>
> Michelle Wilson <michelle_print@xxxxxxxxx >
>
> >   Which goes back to my original question, how do you all explain
> >what it is you do to others?
>
> <sigh> Michelle brings up a great point: for those of us (like me!)
> who can't be catagorized into a specific niche, what *do* we call
> ourselves?
>
> I spin, and knit, but was trained as a writer, editor, DTP geek, and
> indexer: I use all of these skills in the art I produce.  While I
> bill myself as a "fibre (I'm in Canada, eh?) artist," I'm also all of
> those other things (my day gig demands I use 'em).
>
> And besides having run my own business, curated museum shows, and
> gone to graduate school, where I'm considered to be a chimera of
> architect and planner, I haven't quit expanding my horizons yet.
>
> My preference is "visual artist" but I'm certainly open to other
> suggestions....
>
> Happy New Year, y'all!  (damn: why did First Night in Calgary die?)
>
> Linda
>
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