In the era of "Crafts Renaissance" arts and crafts become important in modern people's lives. In Ivanovo Region there are several old centers of traditional crafts. The most famous of them are Palekh and Kholui. But besides them in the region there are many other centers of traditional crafts. For instance, traditional textile crafts in Ivanovo, wood carving in Yuzha and traditional valenki making in Kineshma District.