Makers gonna makeMakers just have to

As I meander through stories and biographies of artists and designers (both past and present) a common theme emerges – makers make because they feel they have to and they can’t imagine doing anything else. What’s not clear yet is the motivation. Is it aggrandizement? Industry awards? Or does it go deeper than that – are we fishing for opinions on our worth from those who live outside of our own head? We don’t judge ourselves on our output but rather everyone else’s response to it.

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