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Arts and Crafts

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(Art Movements) decorative handicraft and design, esp that of the Arts and Crafts movement, in late nineteenth-century Britain, which sought to revive medieval craftsmanship
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Noun1.Arts and Crafts - the arts of decorative design and handicraftarts and crafts - the arts of decorative design and handicraft; "they sponsored arts and crafts in order to encourage craftsmanship in an age of mass production"
handicraft - a craft that requires skillful hands
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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While some vendors like Simi Valley residents Angela Lopez have participated in a number of arts and crafts fairs, others like Diane Reichick are trying it for the first time.
A new trend in the arts and crafts category is clicking its way onto store shelves just in time for the summer months when girls and moms are looking for the hottest styles and great vacation activities - and is meeting strong response.
SANTA CLARITA - Along with the holiday season comes the quest to find that special gift, and one place to find those unique items is at local arts and crafts fairs.
2) Three-year-old Noah Easley of Ventura tries a jambo drum Saturday at the Woodland Hills Rotary Club Arts and Crafts Faire, where twice a year some 140 artisans come to ply their trade in Woodland Hills.
For instance, two of the company's more popular bird feeders are its Arts and Crafts and Zen feeders in its AvantGarden(TM) line - reflecting the overall popularity of the Asian and Arts and Crafts design movements.
Every year the abbey opens its doors to the public for the fall festival, which features arts and crafts, rides and games, entertainment and a variety of food.
REDONDO BEACH LOBSTER FESTIVAL: A three-day event with carnival rides for children, live entertainment, midway games, street performers and arts and crafts, sponsored by the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce.
Factors that could cause actual results to differ from those anticipated include, but are not limited to, customer demand and trends in the arts and crafts industry, related inventory risks due to shifts in customer demand, the effect of economic conditions, the impact of adverse weather conditions, the impact of competitors' locations or pricing, the availability of acceptable real estate locations for new stores, difficulties with respect to new system technologies, supply constraints or difficulties, the effectiveness of advertising strategies, the impact of the threat of terrorist attacks and war, and other risks detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
This unique line makes arts and crafts fun," said Ira Hernowitz, general manager, Hasbro's First Fun division.
is an arts and crafts specialty retailer providing materials, ideas and education for creative activities.
The festival includes ``Taste of Encino,'' featuring specialties of local restaurants and an arts and crafts fair.
The 13th annual Sherman Oaks Street Fair will feature carnival rides for children, arts and crafts, international foods, a new-cars display, fire engines to climb aboard and a health exhibit sponsored by Sherman Oaks Hospital.
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