noun, plural crafts·men.
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Origin of craftsman
usage note for craftsman
OTHER WORDS FROM craftsmancrafts·man·like, adjectivecrafts·man·ly, adjectivecrafts·man·ship, noun
Example sentences from the Web for craftsman
“I got the weaver to use his craftsmanship on modern silhouettes we designed,” he said.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Cuban cigars are world-renowned for their quality and craftsmanship, and Americans have loved this major Cuban export for decades.
These skills, coupled with the craftsmanship learned in art school, have all helped his most recent endeavors.Artist Jason deCaires Taylor’s Underwater Sculptures Are a Sight to Sea|Justin Jones|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One thing that has connected the collections this season, however, is the sheer beauty and craftsmanship of the clothing.Valentino, Chanel, and Alexander McQueen at Paris Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But that reflects the work that goes into it, the craftsmanship, and the materials we use.Savoir Beds’ Royal State Bed: Just Perfect, If You Have $175,000|Daniel Gross|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
New value will be given to craftsmanship and a sense of dedication—now almost unknown—to those who direct it.The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day|Evelyn Underhill
One is of Moorish craftsmanship, and dates from the end of the fifteenth century.The Arts and Crafts of Older Spain, Volume I (of 3)|Leonard Williams
So, we repeat: for the good of the artist's self-respect as well as for his craftsmanship it is worth while to attempt fiction.If You Don't Write Fiction|Charles Phelps Cushing
Such feats of craftsmanship are entertaining, but too dangerous to be commended for imitation.Play-Making|William Archer
After we have said all that can be said about art and craftsmanship, we put our hopes upon a happy chance.