The phrase "arts and crafts" may refer to the handmade items you'd find at a local sidewalk sale, but it also refers to a design movement that remains popular today. If you think you're a design star, take this quiz to test your knowledge of all things Arts and Crafts.
In what country did the Arts and Crafts movement begin?
Who is considered the grandfather of the Arts and Crafts movement?
King Charles II
True or false: Arts and Crafts design shifted the focus from machined goods back to goods that were handcrafted by human artisans.
What was a key component of Arts and Crafts design?
disguising materials with ornate designs
remaining true to the materials
choosing inexpensive materials
What style of furniture goes well in an Arts and Crafts home?
What colors are more often used in Arts and Crafts design?
bold and loud
nothing but pastels
organic and earthy
True or false: Arts and Crafts is almost the opposite of minimalism in that function is just as important as form.
Furniture of the Arts and Crafts movement was almost always made from what material?
What is a popular decorative choice for an Arts and Crafts inspired design?
Some people feel that the Arts and Crafts design movement was in direct opposition to what other movement?