craft in america

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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STORYTELLERS episode

54:36

Artists who use narrative to communicate personal stories & universal truths.



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DEMOCRACY episode

55:06

DEMOCRACY explores how craft is intertwined with our nation’s defining principles.

QUILTS episode

55:06

Learn about contemporary quilters from diverse traditions

IDENTITY episode

55:11

Artists explore issues of gender, race, culture and place

CALIFORNIA episode

55:06

Explore the diverse craft traditions & innovations in the Golden State.

VISIONARIES episode

55:06

Documenting the ways in which artists and influencers inspire new generations.

BORDERS episode

54:36

BORDERS explores the connections between Mexico and the United States through craft