Craft in America explores the vitality, history and significance of the craft movement in the United States and its impact on our nation's rich cultural heritage. Capturing the beauty, creativity and originality of craftsmanship, the film highlights artists and explores the inter-relationship of what they do, how they do it and why they have chosen a life of creating art.

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Full Episodes | 14

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  • MUSIC episode

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


  • SERVICE episode

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


  • INDUSTRY episode

    Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy


  • HOLIDAY episode

    Embrace winter traditions, all part of our American experience with the handmade


  • FORGE episode

    See the work of metalsmiths who create powerful art from jewelry to monumental sculpture.


  • CROSSROADS episode

    Crossroads explores the intersections of craft, culture, and technology.


  • THREADS episode

    Explore creativity through works that begin with the humble thread.


  • FAMILY episode

    Explore the creativity and personal dynamics of craft artist families.


Clips | 67

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Previews | 20

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