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Craft in America

FORGE episode

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FORGE profiles exceptional artists forging metal magically transformed by fire. Follow Chloe Darke as she begins her career as a silversmith at Old Newbury Crafters; Iraqi war veterans Tom Pullin and Jeremiah Holland as they turn to art as an antidote to the harsh realities of war; Join sculptor Albert Paley as he prepares for Paley on Park Avenue, the most ambitious project of his 50 year career.

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Craft in America

CELEBRATION episode

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

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CELEBRATION episode

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Craft in America

MUSIC episode

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

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MUSIC episode

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Craft in America

SERVICE episode

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

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SERVICE episode

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Craft in America

INDUSTRY episode

Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy

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INDUSTRY episode

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Annette Brown on dolls made for Kwanzaa

Craft in America

Annette Brown on dolls made for Kwanzaa

Doll maker Annette F. Brown talks about doll making and celebrating Kwanzaa

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Annette Brown on dolls made for Kwanzaa

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Christine Devlin & Sherlyn Hunter on Pewabic installations

Craft in America

Christine Devlin & Sherlyn Hunter on Pewabic installations

Christine Devlin & Sherlyn Hunter on the People Mover installation using Pewabic tiles

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Christine Devlin & Sherlyn Hunter on Pewabic installations

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Corey Chan on Chinese New Year symbolism

Craft in America

Corey Chan on Chinese New Year symbolism

Corey Chan talks about symbolism of various objects in the Chinese New Year parade

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Corey Chan on Chinese New Year symbolism

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Dave Zink shows Pewabic's filter press

Craft in America

Dave Zink shows Pewabic's filter press

Dave Zink shows us Pewabic's filter press and talks about how they prepare their clay.

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Dave Zink shows Pewabic's filter press

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America David Thomas & Stephanie Mufson on warrior figures

Craft in America

David Thomas & Stephanie Mufson on warrior figures

David Thomas & Stephanie Mufson of East West Floats on the terra cotta warrior figures

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David Thomas & Stephanie Mufson on warrior figures

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Josephine Shea & Graham Beal on the Diego Rivera mural

Craft in America

Josephine Shea & Graham Beal on the Diego Rivera mural

Curator Josephine Shea and Director of the Detroit Insitute of Arts Graham Beal on the Die

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Josephine Shea & Graham Beal on the Diego Rivera mural

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Josephine Shea on Detroit's history of craft

Craft in America

Josephine Shea on Detroit's history of craft

Curator Josephine Shea on Detroit's history of craft artists and institutions

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Josephine Shea on Detroit's history of craft

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Video thumbnail: Craft in America Malik Seneferu dresses Kwanzaa table

Craft in America

Malik Seneferu dresses Kwanzaa table

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

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Malik Seneferu dresses Kwanzaa table

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Previews of Craft in America20

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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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MUSIC episode preview

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

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MUSIC episode preview

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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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MUSIC episode preview 2 min

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