Why wouldn't it affect physical ability? Be it working at a forge, or cutting down trees, or even weaving, you are going to get a workout of some kind. You don't hammer rock and metal all day without building up muscle. Even weaving and alchemy require you to travel around gathering components, and don't forget you seem to be carrying your workbench and tools everywhere with you. All that exercise is going to have pay offs.
What if I am making a pie ;)
Watch Chopped or Iron Chef and then tell me that cooking can't be a workout, lol. Sure there are some big guys and girls on there, but even the skinny ones work up a good sweat by the end.
Now that I think of it, it should effect physical level. I mean, from what I have read, the process of crafting with the UI is a workout in itself.
edit: I just turned to the Food Network and "Chopped" is on. *side note: Anthony Bourdain is my frickin' hero. . . Edited, Oct 14th 2010 2:10am by chomama
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