craftsman

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craftsman

1. a member of a skilled trade; someone who practises a craft; artisan
2. an artist skilled in the techniques of an art or craft
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At its best the work is craftsmanly and workmanlike; it deserves respect, perhaps, but too often of the bored variety.
The well-made story is a good starting point because Wolff's unembarrassed willingness to recognize its virtues is part of the solid, craftsmanly side to his writing and also to his moral sense as a writer.
Replete with all the Ruskinian craftsmanly virtues though it may be, the older style of painting is suddenly outmoded, as Pater, in almost brutal phrases insists ("the cold laboured old picture .