WHY YOU SHOULD CRAFT: Benefits of Crafts.

Welcome back readers!
Today, we will be talking about the benefits of crafts. If you are into the craft industry, this post will gear you up to keep up the good work; and if you are a still considering going into the craft industry, this post will give you reason why you should be a venture into crafts. Without any further ado, here are Six benefits why crafts are beneficial to you and the society at large:


1. Craft Promotes Innovation and Creativity:
Crafts provide a platform for an individual to create and bring new things into reality. It helps an individual to think differently and come up with new innovations that are useful to the society. With crafts, an individual is more resourceful and versatile. Crafts foster mental growth and provide opportunities for trying out new ideas, new ways of thinking and problem solving.


2. Craft Encourage Self Expression and Boost Self Esteem:
Craft is a great way that enables one to express oneself. It allows freedom of expression and the positive energy channelized into it gives a sense of achievement which in turn boosts an individual self esteem. Seeing the finished work of a creative venture makes one feel better, satisfied, calmer, and happier.

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3. Crafts Teach Flexibility:
Crafts enable one to think in more than one way, which enhances flexibility. Crafts teach an individual that they can achieve the same result through a different method. This in turn can help in real life where one continuously faces situations with multiple possibilities. The benefits of crafts extend to all spheres of the life and make one better equipped to face the challenges life throws.

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4. Crafts Improves Brain and Motor Skills:
Crafting promotes mental agility and stimulates ones brain to coordinate thinking with ones hand, thus training fine motor skills. Most crafts project involves moving the hands and fingers; these movements involve fine motor skills and improve the overall muscle strength. Thus, crafts help an individual in the improvement of coordination and the precision of the hands.

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5. Crafts Improves Empathy and Social Interaction:
Crafts have the ability to help one change the way one think and feel -which helps an individual become more tolerant of other people and show empathy. Crafts also give crafters the opportunity to interact, socialize and build friendship.

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6. Crafting serves as a rich source of income: For some people making crafts could be a hobby. It can be a form of relaxation, or a way to provide handmade gifts to family and friends. But some people make supplementary income by selling crafts, or even do it as a full-time job.
With persistence and embrace of uniqueness in creations they can teach about craft through online or offline courses. And one can also make income by exhibiting the crafts and putting them for sale for others to enjoy, while at the same time getting some cash in return.

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Links
https://www,knittersagainstbush.com/benefits-arts-crafts-kids/
https://www.craftcourses.com/blog/the-health-benefits-of -crafts/

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