The Need to create


What is it about our desire to craft?  Of course we do have a need to create homes, utilities and other very useful and needed things.  These make life more comfortable, easy and allow us to do something other than focus on our survival.

What about our taking clay and forming pottery?  We could always go out and buy ready-made vases, bowls and plates?  Why does the potter create from mud on a spinning wheel?

A generation or two ago the use of small scraps of fabric left over f...

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