Crafting refers to the creation of any object with specialized skill; the
term covers a wide range of handiwork including pottery,
knitting, crochet, leatherworking, woodworking, stained-glass, decoupage,
candlemaking, jewelry making,
papier mache, origami, painting, sculpture, scrapbooking, basket weaving,
and many more handmade pursuits. The number of people involved in
arts and crafts makes it collectively one of the most popular hobbies in
existence. Many people enjoy the creative process of making
something with their hands and may choose to create gifts for friends and
relatives, display and sell their wares through shops and craft fairs, or
simply create for the personal satisfaction they derive from the process.
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When undertaken on a part-time basis, crafts such as knitting and crochet
may be done in almost any location in the house, but other crafts such as
pottery, leatherworking, woodworking, and stained-glass require a
separate room, garage, or workshop. These crafts often involve a
large number of tools, and require more space and special
ventilation. A separate room in the house can also be advisable
when crafting is done on a regular basis and unfinished projects must be
left out between work sessions. Many schools and community colleges
offer a variety of crafting classes, providing the student ample
opportunity to try out various types of arts and crafts firsthand and
decide which they would like to become more deeply involved in.
Crafts allow the creator to interactively engage with the materials and
can provide a relaxing outlet from the stresses of our modern
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