Crafting Excellence

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by Joseph Baron-Pravda

In this, an age of digital mechanization, what came to mind was McLuhanesque analogue, i.e., 'digit', 'hand', 'fingers', 'key-board','web', 'weave', 'electronic'..........hence, depicted here is a tenuous yet utterly plausible merging of traditional modes of that 'All-digit' craftmaking with the extant 'digital(l)'paradigm, to wit: a seamless blending of that analog HAND, stylistically grasping & enveloping the electronic symbol of interweaving of our time---'@', evincing both the hand and that symbol @ the crossroads of human & humane.