The arts of carving and engraving were much in request in the construction of both the tabernacle and the temple. (Exodus 31:5; 35:33; 1 Kings 6:18,35; Psalms 74:6) as well as in the ornamentation of the priestly dresses. (Exodus 28:9-36; 2 Chronicles 2:7,14; Zechariah 3:9)

-Woodwork of the temple was decorated with carvings of flowers, cherubim, and palm trees 1Ki 6:18,29,32,35; Ps 74:6 -Beds decorated with Pr 7:16 -Idols manufactured by De 7:5; Isa 44:9-17; 45:20; Hab 2:18,19 -Persons skilled in -Bezaleel Ex 31:5 -Hiram 1Ki 7:13-51; 2Ch 2:13,14