Crafting is a great way to learn skills. Crafting can be a hobby. The skills used in crafting were much more valued in the Middle Ages. Craftsman had skills to make needed goods for the community. Learning these skills today is an excellent lesson in history and art. Hobbies started at a young age give the student the chance to master a craft in adulthood. Find a craft to learn and work your way to mastery.
I took a crocheting class this morning... even though I learned crocheting from my grandmother... it is time to step it cup a notch!
I will let you know how it turns out!
Happy New Year and Happy Crafting!