A quick summary of Crafting System
To create game items such as potions, poultices, oils, scrolls, weapons, traps, and armor, you must first buy the appropriate skill with your Character Points. Each time you buy the related crafting skill, you gain access to various production plans and success tools in order to to craft. EOA crafting is done during gameplay to foster game economy and player interaction.
The character must turn in all the required materials to the Marshal, along with the appropriate rank of the skill needed to perform the action. There are currently 4 craft skills that are available to choose from in EOA: smithing, artisan, apothecary, and tinkering.