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.
Service (#601) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
From the origins of the Army Arts & Crafts Program and the GI Bill to contemporary soldiers and veterans, this program documents the power of the handmade to inspire, motivate and heal. Featured artists include Ehren Tool, Peter Voulkos, Judas Recendez, women veterans working at Shotwell Paper Mill, and caisson platoon leather artists working at Arlington National Cemetery.