4artisans and guilds
along with the trade ,craftword was the main activity of the city. As population grows, the demand for clothing,footwear,tools or weapons also grew.In the middle ages ,all these products were made by hand and craftsmen were grouped ito guilds of each trade : masons dyers cooperrs blacksmiths....
the workers of the guild 3 categories:the master was the owner of the shop,ofen inherited from his father
apprentices were Young people who learned their trade for several years
officrs or journeyment were skilled craftsmen working in the shop