Craft In America
This series explore the vitality, history and significance of the craft movement in the US and its impact on the nation's rich cultural heritage. It features stories of prominent craft artisans set against the larger historical context of craft itself.
Craft In America Previous Broadcasts
Teachers (Episode #801)
KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 18, 2016 -- 9:30 PM
Follow artists committed to passing on their skills and passion for craft to new generations. Featured are Barbara Teller Ornelas, Lynda Teller Pete, Therman Statom, Mark Mitsuda at Punahou School and Linda Sikora at Alfred University.
- KQED World: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 1:00 PM
- KQED World: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 7:00 AM
- KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 3:30 AM
Industry (Episode #503H)
KQED Life: Sun, Sep 11, 2016 -- 11:00 PM
This episode explores the business of the handmade, going into workshops where artists are crafting the future and making contributions to the local and national economies. The program highlights the important connection between the consumer and the maker and explores the value of exquisitely crafted handmade objects in today's creative economy.
- KQED Life: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 5:00 AM