Some would argue that the point of art, or doing anything creative, is the process of making it, and the practice of actually doing it. That's the place where you learn what you're capable of, who you are, and how you see the world.
The Fling is about the process, about the making. It doesn't matter if the end result is a masterpiece or a piece of crap.
"The self is only that which it's in the process of becoming.