Craft in America explores the vitality, history and significance of the craft movement in the United States and its impact on our nation's rich cultural heritage. Capturing the beauty, creativity and originality of craftsmanship, the film highlights artists and explores the inter-relationship of what they do, how they do it and why they have chosen a life of creating art.Visit Craft in America Website
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Embrace winter traditions, all part of our American experience with the handmade
See the work of metalsmiths who create powerful art from jewelry to monumental sculpture.
Crossroads explores the intersections of craft, culture, and technology.
Explore creativity through works that begin with the humble thread.
Explore the creativity and personal dynamics of craft artist families.
Many craft artists go beyond skill to personal and political expression in "Messages."
Early craft techniques used by these artists are passed on in a continuum of creativity.
What inspires a career in craft? How does one learn a craft and make a living at it?
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Grove Park Inn chefs Robert Alger & Iain Jones build and decorate a gingerbread house.
Ceramic artist Susan Garson builds a bird menorah.
Ceramic artist Susan Garson paints a bird menorah.
Ceramic artist Susan Garson talks about the materials needed to build a bird menorah
Scandanavian baker Gitte Gentile assembles Finnish Christmas Stars
Decorate the holidays with luminarias.
Veronica Castillo builds a Tree of Life Part 3 - Making an Angel
Veronica Castillo builds a Tree of Life Part 1 - Building the arms & base
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Watch a 30 second preview of Industry: Premieres on PBS May 2, 2014.
Premieres Friday, December 20, 2013. Check your local listings.
Watch a 2 minute preview of the Forge episode.
Premieres Friday, October 25, 2013 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Watch a 6 minute preview of Craft in America's Season 5 episodes.
Watch a preview of the Crossroads episode.
Threads Episode 2 minute Preview - Terese Agnew
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