The affordances material discussed in the previous blogs leads into "work" I believe personally that work is something we do that occupies our time. How I occupy my time with Jewellery Making is convenient and cost effective. I do not class it as Labour, as it is not labour intensive. Work to me means recognition of a culture and history of which corresponds to working and workmanship. An outcome is formed from this work and the time that was invested. I feel a sense of satisfaction in engagement and a connection to my chosen activity.
- "Work is the activity which corresponds to the unnaturalness of human existence, as compared to:
- Labour is the activity which corresponds to the biological process of the human body " (Arendt,1958).