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I wish I could find a better word. Creator is pretentious and seems to make a
claim to originality that can seldom be justified. Craftsman is not enough. A
carpenter is a craftsman, and though he may be in the narrower sense an artist,
he has not ...
deliberate effort, the artist must enlarge, deepen and diversify his personality.
Then the soil must lie fallow. Like the bride of Christ, the artist waits for the
illumination that shall bring forth a new spiritual life. He goes about his ordinary ...
To the artist the communication he offers is a by-product. I am not speaking now
of those who practise an art to teach; they are propagandists and with them art is
a side issue. Artistic creation is a specific activity that is satisfied by its own ...
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