Simple Definition of handicraft
: an activity that involves making something in a skillful way by using your hands
: an object made by skillful use of your hands
Examples of handicraft
Her favorite handicraft is sewing.
<volunteers demonstrating early American handicrafts, such as blacksmithing, glassblowing, and weaving>
Origin of handicraft
Middle English handi-crafte, alteration of handcraft
First Known Use: 13th century
HANDICRAFT Defined for Kids
Definition of handicraft
1 : an activity or craft (as weaving or pottery making) that requires skill with the hands
2 : an article made by skillful use of the hands
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