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Craft in America

MESSAGES episode

53:26

Many artists use their craft to share personal and political opinions. Craft has the ability to entice viewers to consider topics that they might find difficult. By expressing their ideas through their work, artists add meaning to the objects they create. Featured artists include glass artist Beth Lipman, santero Charles M. Carrillo, bead artist Joyce J. Scott; and jeweler & sculptor Thomas Mann.

Episodes of Craft in America15

Craft in America

CELEBRATION episode

Discover the role craft plays in our winter holiday traditions, rituals, and festivities.

55:06

Craft in America

MUSIC episode

Featuring finely crafted handmade instruments and the world renowned artists who play them

55:05

Craft in America

SERVICE episode

Documenting craft and the military and the power of the handmade to inspire and heal

55:04

Craft in America

INDUSTRY episode

Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy

55:17

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Malik Seneferu dresses Kwanzaa table

Artist Malik Seneferu dresses a table for Kwanzaa, teaching us the meaning and intention b

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Craft in America

CELEBRATION episode preview

Watch a 30sec preview of Craft in America: CELEBRATION premiering on PBS December 11, 2015

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Craft in America

CELEBRATION episode preview 2 min

Watch a 2 min preview of Craft in America: CELEBRATION premiering on PBS December 11, 2015

2:14

Craft in America

MUSIC episode preview

Watch a 30 sec preview of Craft in America: MUSIC, premiering on PBS November 20, 2015

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Craft in America

MUSIC episode preview 2 min

Watch a 2 minute preview of Craft in America: MUSIC, premiering on PBS November 20, 2015

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