Meaning of arty-and-crafty in English:

arty-and-crafty

Pronunciation /ˌɑːtɪən(d)ˈkrɑːfti/ /ˌɑːtɪ(ə)n(d)ˈkrɑːfti/ /ˌɑːtɪən(d)ˈkrafti/

adjective

derogatory, rare
  • Arty-crafty.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Daily Chronicle. From arty + and + craft + -y, after arts and crafts.