Quote Originally Posted by Helen B
I know what jdc means when he writes 'The problem that you point out is that creating art is a very difficult profession.' But it isn't a profession, is it?
Unless you have an aversion to applying the label to the activity when done to create a living, I would think that creating art can be/is a profession. Musician, Music Composer, architect, painter, sculptor, ceramist, photographer are all professions that have within a subset artist.