At our house art is a constant flow of energy.
"Art is your emotions flowing in a river of imagination." ~Devin, Los Cerros
Our girls dive in with extreme concentration and care. It is fascinating to watch them.
The challenge is how not to ruin it for our children, by providing models and asking "What is it?" This causes frustration when they can't live up to our examples, and a loss of confidence when they realize that we don't know exactly what they were trying to create.