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Re: [BKARTS] art vs. craft

Vom Handwerk kann man sich zur Kunst erheben, vom Pfuschen nie!

Johann Wolfgang Goethe

(anybody knows of a spiffy translation, which would cover more than
just the gist of it?)


On Tuesday, September 23, 2003, at 11:08 AM, Maurene Fritz/Yehuda
Miklaf wrote:

Somewhere in my files there are two replies to a request I made many
ago for funding to study bookbinding. One is from the Canada Crafts
that says that bookbinding is an art. The other is from the Canada Arts
Council that says that bookbinding is a craft.

Yehuda Miklaf

L.A Book Arts, Inc.
The Custom Bindery
Krause Intaglio

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