To discuss about the arts and crafts furniture and their usage at traditional and modern time, first we will have to discuss, what does Arts and Crafts stand for!
An art is a combination of three things fine arts, decorative arts and crafts. As a part of arts, crafts are defined as a trade art where an artist uses his skills to make an object and thing. We would say that it is an activity cum hobbies related to the objects and things made by hands.
As after discussing about Arts and Crafts we all should know that it needs creativity, special skills in the artist that gives it a design. Arts and crafts furniture are one of the most money earning skill of an artist, as it is commonly used in houses, shops, markets etc. and its price is also expensive one which provides a good future for the artist and the upcoming generation.
Speaking about arts and crafts furniture in modern times, we want to tell you that it's a part of every house now, and people use this furniture for their luxury and give their home a décor.
Arts and crafts furniture is also known as mission style furniture. This name is given because people think that it is related to philosophy of the movement, that is the furniture was functional and had a "mission" to be used. Though few people are not satisfied with the above reason and they are having their own reason, they are saying that the furniture was derivative of furniture designs; hence it is named asmission furniture's.
Talking about chairs and tables, they are, they were made up of wood slats, and the legs were usually straight and held together with stretchers.
This furniture's plays very important role in giving houses, shops, etc a good look design, so that it attracts the eyes of the people. We people use these furniture's commonly, and it's a good source of showpiece too. These may basically include oak wood and cherry furniture's and few famous are sofa set, beds, table, old-fashionedwall clock, and various designs on these items. All these items are must in home and hence having a good sale in the market. This will also improves the scope and future in the crafts industry and their professionals, as now in too these subjects are introduced.
So, above we had tried to define arts and crafts as furniture, mission furniture, and home used arts and crafts furniture, its future, etc. And we hope that you all are satisfied as per the above discussion.