Art and craftArts and crafts describes a wide variety of activities involving making things with one's own hands. Arts and crafts is
usually a hobby. Some crafts (art skills) have been practised for centuries, others are more recent inventions.Both children and adults
enjoy arts and crafts. Children in schools may learn skills such as woodworking, wood carving, sewing, or making things with all sorts
of materials. Many community centres and schools have evening or day classes and workshops where one can learn arts and craft skillsAlthough
"crafts" today are usually hobbies enjoyed by amateurs, the word was used many centuries ago by professional people who had a guild system.
Young people were learned from a master-craftsman (i.e. they were "apprenticed"), and they often took many years to learn their skills to
perfection.Outline of craftsWatch this pageThe following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to crafts:Craft
cases but not always, practical arts. It may refer to a trade or particular art. Crafts as artistic practices are defined either by their relationship to
functional or utilitarian products, such as sculptural forms in the vessel tradition, or by their use of such natural media as wood, clay, glass, textiles,
and metal.What type of thing are crafts?EditCrafts as a whole can be described as all of the following:One of the arts
outlet of human expression, usually influenced by culture and which in turn help to change culture. Crafts are a physical manifestation of the internal
human creative impulse.One of the visual arts visual arts is a class of art forms, including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking and others,
that focus on the creation of works which are primarily visual in nature.