Is the vision really less than the craft or skill' is wannabee
designer doodling really on the same planet with vision when paired
with skill, creativity, talent, knowledge and CAPABILITY' Think of
architects, industrial designers ... without manufacturers these
people would have no way of expressing their vision.
the reference to architects and industrial designers has no
relevance in the subject of design without do-ability. architects
and industrial designers, both AIA eligible, know exactly how to
construct their designs but recognize the efficacy of putting their
degreed efforts to better use.
... My time is well spent selling or developing 50 rings rather
than making them. But that is my preference.
so you recognize you capabilities are more in line with business and
[rather than ‘designing’ because the designs are in
ethnic jewelry books’] than those of us on orchid with creativity and
skill. i understand your decision could have been based on personal
preferences, BUT my dear ms cadsawan, in no way can i understand the
reasoning behind your following statement:
I suppose your point is that you design and create everything
yourself, ergo you are a jewelry designer. Which is a fine point;
however, I disagree.
ummm, well, yes, all that ‘designing and creating everything’ must be
exactly what The Random House Dictionary of the English Language
defines as a “designer: a person who devises or executes designs,
esp. one who creates form, structures and patterns, as for works of
that is not <a fine point,> nor is it a broad point, not even a
salient point - that is the ONLY point! so you may disagree, but your
disagreement with such a basic concept reveals more than you realize.
who just heard from everyone’s favorite conceptual figure, ‘art’,
calling from his regular sidewalk table at a south beach bistro -
his word on my input: “ditto!”