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Craft in America

Gerhardt Knodel of Cranbrook Academy

Video duration: 3:02

Gerhardt Knodel, fiber artist and Director of Cranbrook Academy (1995-2007), speaks about the future of craft and its significance in our history. Gerhardt Knodel is featured in the Memory episode of Craft in America.

Episodes of Craft in America16

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Craft in America

TEACHERS episode

Artists committed to sharing their skills and passion for craft with students of all ages

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TEACHERS episode

55:06

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Craft in America

CELEBRATION episode

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

55:06

CELEBRATION episode

55:06

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Craft in America

MUSIC episode

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

55:05

MUSIC episode

55:05

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Craft in America

SERVICE episode

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

55:04

SERVICE episode

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Clips of Craft in America124

Video thumbnail: Craft in America  Linda Sikora, Therman Statom, Mark Mitsuda on craft schools

Craft in America

Linda Sikora, Therman Statom, Mark Mitsuda on craft schools

Linda Sikora, Therman Statom, and Mark Mitsuda on craft schools

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Linda Sikora, Therman Statom, Mark Mitsuda on craft schools

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Alumni Henry Crissman on ceramics at Alfred University

Craft in America

Alumni Henry Crissman on ceramics at Alfred University

Alumni Henry Crissman on ceramics at Alfred University

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Alumni Henry Crissman on ceramics at Alfred University

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Barbara Teller Ornelas on weaving

Craft in America

Barbara Teller Ornelas on weaving

Master Navajo weaver Barbara Teller Ornelas on weaving.

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Barbara Teller Ornelas on weaving

3:43

Video thumbnail: Craft in America Barbara Teller Ornelas speaks Navajo

Craft in America

Barbara Teller Ornelas speaks Navajo

Master Navajo weaver Barbara Teller Ornelas speaks Navajo

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Barbara Teller Ornelas speaks Navajo

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Keith Simpson on 3D printers in clay at Alfred University

Craft in America

Keith Simpson on 3D printers in clay at Alfred University

Keith Simpson on 3D printers in clay at Alfred University. Bonus video from TEACHERS.

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Keith Simpson on 3D printers in clay at Alfred University

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Linda Sikora Assembles Teapot

Craft in America

Linda Sikora Assembles Teapot

Potter and professor Linda Sikora assembles a teapot. Bonus video from TEACHERS episode

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Linda Sikora Assembles Teapot

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Matt Kelleher on teaching at Alfred University

Craft in America

Matt Kelleher on teaching at Alfred University

Assistant Professor of Ceramic Art, Matt Kelleher on teaching at Alfred University

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Matt Kelleher on teaching at Alfred University

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Matthew Metz on his work

Craft in America

Matthew Metz on his work

Potter Matthew Metz on his work. Bonus video from the TEACHERS episode, premiering Sept 15

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Matthew Metz on his work

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Previews of Craft in America21

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Craft in America

TEACHERS episode preview

Artists committed to sharing their skills and passion for craft with students of all ages

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TEACHERS episode preview

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Craft in America

TEACHERS episode preview 1 min

Artists committed to sharing their skills and passion for craft with students of all ages

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TEACHERS episode preview 1 min

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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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CELEBRATION episode preview

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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

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CELEBRATION episode preview 2 min

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