Charlie Hoffman loves guitars and woodworking. While not a musician himself, he believes that music is important and that he can contribute by making guitars for people who make music. Is he an artist? Why or why not? Do you think he considers himself an artist?
Brainstorm a list of “behind the scenes” work related to the arts, for example, choreographers, book binders, set designers. How do these professions contribute to the art as a whole? Are the professions artistic in their own rights?