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Air Date: Sat, Jan 19, 2019 9:00 PM
This documentary explores the life and work of Japanese-American sculptor and artist Jun Kaneko. Kaneko is known for building the largest ceramic art pieces in the world, with some towering more than 13 feet without any interior support.
Air Date: Sat, Jul 14, 2018 9:00 PM
This new episode explores the relationships and influences that Mexican and American craft artists have on each other and their cultures. Featuring over 25 artists – weavers, ceramists, papermakers, jewelers, muralists, altar makers – these episodes take viewers to and from the U.S.
Air Date: Sat, Jul 14, 2018 8:00 PM
This new episode explores the relationships and influences that Mexican and American craft artists have on each other and their cultures. Featuring over 25 artists – weavers, ceramists, papermakers, jewelers, muralists, altar makers – these episodes take viewers to and from the U.S.
Air Date: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 11:30 PM
Host Eric Gorges combs the country for America’s finest craftsmen, documenting what it means to be a modern-day maker. In each episode, Eric explains the history of an old-world craft as it is practiced in America today.
Air Date: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 11:30 PM
Host Eric Gorges combs the country for America’s finest craftsmen, documenting what it means to be a modern-day maker. In each episode, Eric explains the history of an old-world craft as it is practiced in America today.
Air Date: Fri, Sep 23, 2016 11:00 PM
Follow artists committed to passing on their skills and passion for craft to new generations. Featured are weavers Barbara Teller Ornelas and Lynda Teller Pete of New Mexico; ceramicist Linda Sikora of New York, and glassblowers Therman Statom of Nebraska and Mark Mitsuda from Punahou School in Honolulu.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 12, 2016 11:00 PM
This episode explores craft artists, objects and traditions of various holidays. Featured are lion dancers and float builders of San Francisco’s Chinese New Year Parade, Kwanzaa celebrations in Chicago and Oakland, and woodblock Christmas cards made by Yoshiko Yamamoto in Washington state.