Why does a craftsperson craft? Why does an artist create? We were curious. What better way to find out, ask them! We've asked all of our CRAFTED participants to respond to a series of questions. Over the next several weeks, we'll be sharing their responses with you.  

  1. Do you have one piece that you are most proud of, and why?
  2. Where do you find inspiration for your work?
  3. What started you on this artistic endeavor?
  4. What is your favorite part of your artistic process?
  5. When I grow up I want to …
  6. Where did you learn your craft / art?
  7. If you were magically given 3 more hours each day - what would you do with them?
  8. If you were not a (fill in your current art / craft focus) what art / craft would you explore? For example, if you were not a wood turner, what art / craft would you explore?
  9. Please provide your artist statement.