FASTED GROWING ART FIELDS
Art and crafts practice has been continued since time immemorial. The history of India is a story of unbroken traditions that have continued for years. Art can be depicted in the rock carvings. Since ancient time art & craft has a place among the people. Even it became the trade and source of living. Lack of electricity inspired them to create lamps. Utensils etc to fulfill the daily needs. Women then also were not left untouched to fashion. Their keen interest to look beautiful and attractive led them to take up craft as hobby and cheapest mean to groom themselves. Idea of making jewelry evolved from different form of art which today has taken the form of industry. The lack of proper education craft was limited to a particular group only.
Nowadays the use of art & craft has grown up. Use of handmade items have attracted much of us. Even gifting such items, using of decorative pieces are much common today. Showrooms can be easily located with such items. Use of waste materials have increased. Purpose of applying art to the articles of utility is twofold : first to add beauty to the result of the work done. Secondly to add pleasure to the work created. The market of art & craft is booming today. Everywhere craft items can be noticed. Art & Craft has successfully occupied place even in malls where such items are sold at high price. Even today's fashion and style has not been left untouched.
Today old myth has been broken that craft is just a hobby. Today it stands with other professional courses like engineering , medical, banking, mnc's etc. The scope to earn name, fame and money is vast. Above all, sure to get appreciation and self satisfaction. Artists today wish to use their skills in other areas such as commercial art, which is relatively more popular. The use of art to express ideas or rather sell 'ideas' has long been used because in general, Maximum peoples thoughts and views are nurtured by what they 'see'. Therefore, the use of art is definitely a valuable asset in today's businesses.
So today an artist has numerous scope in the field of art. The earning depends fully on the devotion of the artist and it turns out to be limitless. The quality works are always in demand.