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  The Arts & Crafts Society-Home of Todays Arts and Crafts Movement
The Arts and Crafts Movement was as much about progressive social change as design and individual lifestyle.
One of the most important influences to the Arts and Crafts Movement was William Morris.
Hand-carved art tiles and vessels made in the spirit and philosophy of the Arts and Crafts Movement.
www.arts-crafts.com   (329 words)

  
 FamilyFun: Arts and Crafts (Craft Ideas) - and More Family Fun
Art Projects for the Classroom - Free art projects for the classroom - great kids crafts and crafts for families to do together.
Search All Crafts - Search Craft Finder to find hundreds of arts and crafts projects like kid crafts, holiday crafts, classroom crafts plus fun craft ideas for parents and kids to do together.
Back to School Art Projects - Crafts, activities, homemade school supplies: Get your kids excited about school and learning with fun art projects, homemade school supplies, lively learning activities, and ideas for keeping after-school boredom at bay with these great crafts and activities for back to school.
familyfun.go.com /arts-and-crafts   (2000 words)

  
 » Discount Arts & Crafts Coupons / Online Arts & Crafts Discounts «
Locate internet merchants that have arts and crafts coupons and arts and crafts coupon codes here.
In additon to discount arts and crafts coupons, see the links on the side of this page for more deals.
Whenever you want special deals on arts and crafts (art supplies, craft supplies, etc.) or promotional codes for the best arts and crafts stores, your initial choice should be Best Online Coupons.
www.bestonlinecoupons.com /coupon/arts-crafts.asp   (214 words)

  
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We've got all kinds of recipes, formulas, craft projects and ideas that you can make yourself.
Great ideas for all kinds of crafts and projects for any season.
Easy art, crafts and cooking projects your kids can do.
www.make-stuff.com   (62 words)

  
 Arts & Crafts | MonsterMarketplace Shopping Search
Arts and crafts are not only fun family activities.
Browse through a large selection of art supplies, scrapbooking supplies, knitting needles, yarn, beads, crafts and other supplies.
Browse original artwork and a variety of art supplies.
www.monstermarketplace.com /ArtsCrafts/Supplies.html   (218 words)

  
 Arts n Crafts, Your Arts N Crafts Message Forum index
Arts n Crafts, Your Arts N Crafts Message Forum index
Your Arts N Crafts Message Forum, Arts n Crafts message index.
It is recommeded that you post messages and comments with a Your Arts N Crafts profile.
board.yourartsncrafts.com /Arts_n_Crafts   (358 words)

  
  e-Arts-And-Crafts.com - Arts and Crafts Kids
Includes crafts, printables worksheets, coloring pages and puzzles, jigsaws and wallpaper to download, and links.
A children's non-profit providing a huge resource for arts and crafts projects categorized by both materials used and by theme.
The Imagination Factory is an award winning art and crafts site for kids, parents, and teachers.
www.e-arts-and-crafts.com /kids.shtml   (148 words)

  
  Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts was a reaction to the rapid industrialization and mass manufacture which flourished in the 19th century.
The amalgam of Art Nouveau and Arts and Crafts is partly due to the fact that both groups of artists and designers submitted their work to international exhibitions.
Arts and Crafts was not only a practical design movement, but also a philosophy of life, a new conception of the world.
www.cosmopolis.ch /english/art/61/arts_and_crafts.htm   (1015 words)

  
 Architectural Timeline: Arts& Crafts   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Arts and Crafts movement is a reaction against industrialization.
The Arts and Crafts Movement, with its call to return to the ideals of craftsmanship and the honest use of materials that characterized past eras, evolved as a reaction to the increasing industrialization of the Victorian era.
Although firmly grounded in the Arts and Crafts tradition, their forward looking use of materials such as reinforced concrete and dramatic expanses of windows, have lead many to consider this the first Modern style.
houseofantiquehardware.com /site/timeline/tl_artsandcrafts.html   (963 words)

  
  Arts and Crafts - 9xy.net
Arts and crafts comprise a whole host of activities and hobbies that are related to making things with one's own hands and skill.
Additionally, this term refers to the Arts and Crafts movement which was a social revolution veiled in a design movement of the late 19th and early 20th century, whose proponents included William Morris and Edwin Lutyens.
Additionally, as the interpretation and validation of art is frequently a matter of context, an audience may perceive crafted objects as art objects when these objects are viewed within an art context, such as in a museum or in a position of prominence in one’s home.
www.9xy.net /hobbies/arts_crafts.html   (429 words)

  
 arts and crafts style: artsparx home improvement, period and historic design style archive
Ornament in Arts and Crafts pieces is limited, and when present, it is meant to echo the function and construction techniques of the piece.
Arts and Crafts pieces were made between about 1895 to 1915 in the U.S. They are based on heavy, rectilinear forms balanced by exquisite details that serve to visually lighten their lines.
Arts and Crafts house plans emphasize integration of the house and its environment, using indigenous materials and open visual and physical passage between interior and exterior.
www.artsparx.com /acstyle.asp   (1238 words)

  
 BBC - Homes - Design - Arts and crafts period style
The arts and crafts movement was made up of English designers and writers who wanted a return to well-made, handcrafted goods instead of mass-produced, poor quality machine-made items.
The Arts and Crafts House Adrian Tinniswood (Mitchell Beazley)
The Arts and Crafts Movement Elizabeth Cumming and Wendy Caplan (Thames and Hudson)
www.bbc.co.uk /homes/design/period_artscrafts.shtml   (677 words)

  
 The Arts & Crafts Society Marketplace - Furniture Makers
We specialise in Arts and Crafts inlays on furniture from the period.
Working in the Arts and Crafts tradition our company produces flawless reproductions, as well as one of a kind custom furniture and cabinetry in the Arts and Crafts style.With a background in restoration and conservation John DeRosso is able to recreate the depth and beauty that is particular to the finishes of this era.
Arts and Crafts reproductions, and original pieces in the Arts and Crafts style are made.
www.arts-crafts.com /market/mktfurn.shtml   (4593 words)

  
 Arts and Crafts, etc. Policies
The buyer must notify Arts and Crafts, etc. within three days from receipt of item by email sent to of the buyer's intention to return item.
The item must be returned to Arts and Crafts, etc. within 21 days of receipt by buyer in the same condition as it was originally shipped.
Any information collected by Arts and Crafts, etc. is kept strictly confidential and is not and will not be shared with anyone.
www.artsandcraftsetc.com /policies.htm   (444 words)

  
 Founders Of The Arts & Crafts Movement
The art and architectural criticism of Ruskin, which laid the foundation of the movement, and lectures on decorative arts of William Morris were available at the Boston Athenaeum and other American libraries as soon as they were published in London.
The Arts and Crafts Movement also shaped American architecture, especially with the development of the Queen Anne Revival, and with emerging styles that were based on the "old-fashioned homes" of the American Colonial period: the Shingle Style and the Old Colony Style.
Arts and Crafts Movement ideas were given an even wider audience during the 1882 American tour of Oscar Wilde.
www.burrows.com /found.html   (803 words)

  
 FamilyFun: Classic Stocking Holiday Craft - and More Family Fun
Classroom Crafts - Free arts and crafts projects for the classroom - great kids crafts and crafts for families to do together.
Search All Crafts - Search Craft Finder to find hundreds of arts and crafts projects like kid crafts, holiday crafts, classroom crafts plus fun craft ideas for parents and kids to do together.
Back to School Art Projects - Crafts, activities, homemade school supplies: Get your kids excited about school and learning with fun art projects, homemade school supplies, lively learning activities, and ideas for keeping after-school boredom at bay with these great crafts and activities for back to school.
jas.familyfun.go.com /arts-and-crafts?page=CraftDisplay&craftid=11052   (2138 words)

  
 V & A | International Arts & Crafts
Arts and Crafts was one of the most far-reaching, influential and popular design movements of modern times, and this is the first major exhibition to explore it from a truly international perspective.
Emerging in Britain in the late nineteenth century, Arts and Crafts was quickly taken up and adapted in America and Europe, until it reached its final manifestation as the Mingei (Folk Crafts) movement in early twentieth century Japan.
Create your own Arts and Crafts design - add it to the gallery, send it to your friends, or print out to keep.
www.vam.ac.uk /vastatic/microsites/1312_artsandcrafts   (124 words)

  
 A rewarding visit to America's only Arts and Crafts colony   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hubbard's dream, fed by an 1894 trip to England to visit William Morris, was the creation of a utopian artists' colony, and in 1895 he established it in East Aurora, about 15 miles southeast of Buffalo.
Hubbard and his wife, Alice, traveling to England in 1915 for a lecture tour, died in the sinking of the Lusitania.
And of the 14 surviving buildings on the compact Roycroft campus, several are open to the public, including those housing a history museum, art gallery and antiques, book and gift shops.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06323/738995-42.stm   (432 words)

  
 U.S. ArmyMWR - Arts & Crafts
Army Arts and Crafts provides opportunities for all members of the military community to engage in skill development activities and explore their creativity.
Participation in Arts and Crafts activities promotes stress reduction, encourages self reliance, expands technical knowledge and cultural awareness and develops technical and problem solving skills.
MWR Arts and Crafts offers a creative outlet for Adults and Youth Alexandria, Va. (October 31, 2001) -- As Americans work through the healing process following the tragic events of Sept. 11, Army Morale, Welfare and Recreation has a creative outlet to help members of the military express their feelings.
www.armymwr.com /portal/recreation/artsandcrafts   (250 words)

  
 Crafts for Kids - EnchantedLearning.com
These crafts projects use materials found around the house, like egg cartons, cardboard, paper, boxes, string, crayons, paint, glue, etc. See a page about color mixing to see how to combine paint to make all the colors of the
Crafts, activities, and printouts on the number one hundred - used to celebrate the 100th day of school.
Crafts and activities for Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday in September.
www.enchantedlearning.com /crafts   (423 words)

  
 Arts and Crafts Theme Party Ideas from Evite
Since creative inspiration is key at an arts + crafts party, you’ll want to make sure your venue has a well thought-out floor plan where party-goers can express their ingenuity.
Your arts + crafts party is the perfect place for guests to learn a new skill.
Ask friends who are particularly skillful at their crafts to give brief tutorials to those who are interested in learning — a crochet expert can go over the basics for beginners, scrapbookers can dole out advice for page ideas and a jewelry guru can demonstrate the art of stringing beads.
www.evite.com /app/cms/ideas/arts-crafts   (645 words)

  
 Arts & Crafts
Some craft materials contain toxic or harmful chemicals, yet products often lack adequate information about ingredients or precautions of which the user should be aware.
A separate area should be set aside for craft work, and it should be carefully planned and equipped for safety for the intended craft.
Arts Crafts and Theater Safety (ACTS), 181 Thompsen Street, #23, New York, New York 10012.
www.trueart.info /arts_&_crafts.htm   (1668 words)

  
 Open Directory - Arts:Crafts   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Craft shows are events where craft hobbyists, professionals and suppliers can exhibit their products.
This category is to provide art and craft professionals with exhibitor information and access to lists of shows where they might choose to exhibit their products.
Arts: Crafts: Rubber Stamping lists sites about using rubber stamps for recreation and artistic expression, including instruction and exhibitions.
dmoz.org /Arts/Crafts/desc.html   (3027 words)

  
 Instructional Materials in Arts and Crafts
More than 25 lesson plans in general art covering various grade ranges in K-12 - many of these are in arts and crafts.
Be sure to look in their "Previous Art Activities" for an archive of their suggestions - organized into 10 categories: Drawing, Sculpture, Painting, Holidays, Printmaking, Fiber Arts, Collage, Marbling, General Information, and Crafts.
A selection of crafts for all ages, from preschoolers to kids to just crafty people.
www.cln.org /subjects/arts_crafts_inst.html   (973 words)

  
 Arts & Crafts Weekend
American Indian art, in all forms, continues to be one of the most gratifying and exciting to collect.
American Indian art combines age old tradition, innovation and talent, and results in a variety of art forms for all levels of collecting – from first-time purchaser to long time collector.
This presentation will provide an overview of the Native American arts and crafts of the Southwest, including Navajo and Zuni jewelry, Apache baskets, Navajo weavings, and Pueblo pottery.
www.artsandcrafts-sf.com /Lectures.htm   (432 words)

  
 Arts and Crafts for Kids - Craft Ideas from AmazingMoms
These fun arts and crafts projects are for younger children;
Crafts for the classroom, scout troops, parties or Sunday school.
craft foam sheets, watercolors, glue stick, white glue and children's scissors.
www.amazingmoms.com /htm/kidsart.htm   (302 words)

  
 Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, Columbus Day Weekend
The Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show and Sale ®, sponsored by the Arts Council for Wyoming County, presents the finest of artists, artisans, and craftspeople from all over the country.
The Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show and Sale is an annual event produced by the Arts Council for Wyoming County, located at 31 South Main Street (mailing address PO Box 249), Perry, (Wyoming County) NY 14530.
Applications for arts and craft vendors to the Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, Columbus Day Weekend, 2007, will be available in mid-January, 2007.
www.artswyco.org /Craft_Show_Pages/letchworthcrafts.htm   (2366 words)

  
 Arts And Crafts For Children: childrens crafts, Crafts for kids, arts and crafts for kid
Arts And Crafts For Children: childrens crafts, Crafts for kids, arts and crafts for kid
Thinkbutton's children's crafts and related products don't just emphasize being smarter they inspire a longing for a deeper knowledge of the people, places and objects that surround us.
Our crafts for kids selection is like no other company that offers children's crafts and you are sure to find engaging preschool nature crafts; nature kits and craft books for elementary age school children and unique nature crafts and games for adolescents to grown-ups.
www.thinkbutton.com /arts_crafts.asp   (388 words)

  
 Arts and Crafts Movement - Introduction
To the proponents of Arts and Crafts, the Industrial Revolution separated humans from their own creativity and individualism; the worker was a cog in the wheel of progress, living in an environment of shoddy machine-made goods, based more on ostentation than function.
These proponents sought to reestablish the ties between beautiful work and the worker, returning to an honesty in design not to be found in mass-produced items.
Arts and Crafts Society of Central New York
anc.gray-cells.com /Intro.html   (373 words)

  
 P22 Arts and Crafts Set
Produced in association with The Burchfield-Penney Art Center (Buffalo, New York), the Arts and Crafts font set derives from Roycroft books and periodicals designed by multi-faceted artist; Dard Hunter in the early 1900s.
Arts and Crafts now includes over 50 decorative elements to give your documents a unique and distinguished mission-style appearance.
Also available as part of the Arts & Crafts Pack And as part of the
www.p22.com /products/artsandcrafts.html   (103 words)

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