Craft in America

  • 2007
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The influence of craft making on American culture and the work of various artists are explored.

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Craft in America - Teachers Season 6
CRAFT IN AMERICA, the award-winning documentary series, is a journey to the artists, objects, techniques, and origins of American craft. Teachers high (more…)
Craft in America - Teachers Season 6
CRAFT IN AMERICA, the award-winning documentary series, is a journey to the artists, objects, techniques, and origins of American craft. Teachers high (more…)
Forge Trailer
00:29 — Forge profiles exceptional artists who are working in what could be the only tangible example of "alchemy" we have--the forging of metal magically tra (more…)
Season 5: Craft In America: Season 5 Trailer
00:29 — CRAFT IN AMERICA: Industry explores the business of the handmade, taking us to workshops where artists are crafting the future and making contribution (more…)
Holiday Trailer
00:30 — Holiday embraces familiar and new winter celebrations as part of our American experience with the handmade. Celebrate some of our most important cultu (more…)
Service Trailer
02:41 — From the origins of the Army Arts & Crafts Program and the G.I. Bill to contemporary soldiers and veterans, SERVICE documents the power of the handmad (more…)
Craft in America Season 5
From PBS - Examine original hand-crafted works by contemporary artists.
Craft in America Season 5
From PBS - Examine original hand-crafted works by contemporary artists.
Julie Silber talks about her love of quilts
03:26 — Quilt Historian Julie Silber talks about her love of quilts
Episode XII: Industry
55:17 — Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy. Featuring Gee s Bend quilters Lucy Mingo & Mary Ann Pettway, quilter Joe Cunningham, boat builder Graham M (more…)
Episode IX: Crossroads
52:40 — How do borders and personal crossroads affect an artist? How do science and craft interact? How do other cultures influence American style and techniq (more…)
Craft in America Season 5 Episode Preview
Watch a 6 minute preview of Craft in America's Season 5 episodes. FORGE: Exceptional artists forging metal, magically transforming it by fire. (Premi (more…)
Episode XI: Holiday
56:46 — Embrace traditions, both familiar and new all part of our American experience with the handmade. Featuring ceramic artist Susan Garson, Garcia Art G (more…)
Episode X: Forge
53:20 — FORGE profiles exceptional artists forging metal magically transformed by fire. Follow Chloe Darke as she begins her career as a silversmith at Old Ne (more…)
Veronica Castillo builds a Tree of Life - Assembling
Veronica Castillo builds a Tree of Life - Assembling the Tree of Life. Veronica is featured in the Holiday episode of Craft in America.
Albert Paley "Encore" installation
Watch a time lapse clip of Albert Paley's 'Encore' sculpture being installed on Park Avenue. Thirteen monumental sculptures will be on view on Park Av (more…)
Woodcarver Harley Refsal sharpens knife
Woodcarver Harley Refsal sharpens knife. Harley Refsal is featured in the Holiday episode.
Gitte Gentile assembles Finnish Christmas Stars
Scandanavian baker Gitte Gentile assembles Joulutortut, Finnish Christmas Stars and talks about other Scandanavian baked goods at the John C. Campbell (more…)
Forge 2 minute episode preview
Watch a 2 minute preview of the Forge episode. Metalsmiths create powerful art - from delicate jewelry to monumental sculptures. Craft in America: FOR (more…)
Faith Ringgold on creating Tar Beach story quilt
03:48 — Artist Faith Ringgold talks about the process of creating the 'Tar Beach' story quilt. Faith Ringgold is featured in the Threads episode of Craft in A (more…)
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  • Premiered: April 18, 2007
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The influence of craft making on American culture and the work of various artists are explored. (more)

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