Craft Elitism

Craft Elitism
Design
Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 14 march 2008

Handmade 2.0 observer Rob Walker points to a review of a Craft conference called SNAG where one of the ‘elders’ of the craft movement took a swing at all these new alt.crafters:

[Bruce] Metcalf… spoke spoke of unprofessional displays, kitsch, a general lackadaisical approach and at one point even used the words “dry, airless, and boring”. my apologies, at this point, i was shaking in my seat from anger and was unable to jot down his exact words.

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