Although often considered in opposition, arts and crafts are two sides of the same coin. The arts are those disciplines that use creative imagination and skill to produce works with aesthetic value.
On the other hand, crafts are applied arts and refer to making objects that serve a utilitarian function. Both arts and crafts involve applying creative skills and imagination in producing works with aesthetic or functional value.
The Arts & Crafts category is a hub for content related to the scholarly study of Fine Arts, Applied Arts, Crafts, and other related fields.