Definition of arty-and-crafty in English:

arty-and-crafty

adjective

rare, depreciative
  • Arty-crafty.

Origin

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

Pronunciation

arty-and-crafty

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