My brother and I were having a discussion about what distinguishes art from crafts. I came up with various ideas and distinctions, but ultimately decided that the lines were very blurred. I would love to hear what others think, so feel free to let me know your ideas on the subject.
The critters on this page were all designed and hand sewn by me. I do not know if they should be considered art or crafts, but in the teddy bear world, I am called a teddy bear artist. However I do not know if that makes them art or crafts. What do you think is the definition of art versus crafts?
This cute pair are aptly named Edgar Allen (teddy bear) and Poe (raven). The teddy is made from cream recycled denim and the crow from black felt, with pipe cleaner legs. he hold a piece of ribbon in his fimo beak that says "NEVERMORE'.
This little guy was made from recycled denim, and I made his jacket and knitted his hat. His companion is a dragon.
This little girl witch is made of recycled denim, and I knitted her garment and mismatched socks. I made her little companion from black felt and knitted the hat.