The tradeskill system in Aetolia is diverse, offering tailoring, woodcraft, jewelcraft, cooking, brewing, and even furniture making. Along with tradeskills, there are several talents (HELP TALENTS) - floristry, fletching, pyrotechnics, luthier, ventier, tambourier, linguistics, bombcrafting, fumology, papercrafting, barding, and taxidermy. If you wish to learn a particular trade, you must buy a permit for it (BUY <tradeskill> PERMIT, eg: BUY TAILORING PERMIT) from the craft office in a major city. Permits cost 100 bound credits per tradeskill. Lesson investment in this new miniskill will improve the quality of your merchandise as well as open up new abilities to work with. NOVICE - Access to DESIGN and ability to work with default patterns. EXPERT - Ability to submit custom designs. These designs will be approved by our Craft Guild, overseen by Becue. TRANSCENDENT - Ability to permanence 10 designs within that trade. Once you possess one tradeskill, you are able to join the Craft Guild of Aetolia. The main goal of the Craft Guild is to provide a support network for questions and resources to crafters. To join, simply go to any craft office and JOIN CRAFT GUILD. Approvers are selected by Becue from amongst the Craft Guild to help manage the queue of submitted designs. The syntax for the crafters' guild is as follows: CRAFTERS <msg> - Talk on the channel. CRAFTERSOFF - Stop listening to the channel. CRAFTERSON - Start listening to the channel. CRAFTERSTELLS - The channel history. CRAFTERSWHO - Who is online. CRAFTHELP - The orghelp files for crafters. As a crafter, you can join a listing of individuals selling their wares and talents. Syntax: JOIN CRAFTER LISTING - Advertise your availability as a crafter LEAVE CRAFTER LISTING - Leave the list of available crafters CRAFTLIST <tradeskill> - List tradesmen of a given skill currently available CRAFTER STATUS <crafter> - Provides information on the skill level of a crafter Aetolia has many guidelines to ensure crafted items are appropriate for the setting and meet a base level of clarity in their writing. HELP PAPERLESS CRAFTING - How the crafting system in Aetolia works. HELP DESIGNGUIDELINES - Overview of general guidelines including the special adaptive tokens used in third person messages. Note HELP IMPORTANT RULINGS HELP CRAFTINGREFERENCES - Overview of alternative identities for crafted items. Example: Trouser designs can be 'breeches' or 'pants' HELP DESIGNAPPROVAL - Guidance for Admin-appointed Approvers HELP <tradeskill> - Information specific to the tradeskill and guides for its various design fields. TAILORING - HELP CLOTHING, HELP ATTIRE JEWELCRAFT - HELP ENCHANTMENT WOODCRAFT - HELP HERBALISM COOKING - HELP IRON EPICUREAN BREWING - HELP SOBRIETY FURNITURE - HELP FURNITURE INTERACTION FORGING - HELP FORGING POLICY, FORGING MATERIALS HELP CRAFTINGCOMMODITIES - Important rulings about the materials used in designs HELP TALENTS - List of small-scale trades with no lesson investment.