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The Resource Craft in America : a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, created by Carol Sauvion ; a co-production of Crafts in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/ Los Angeles ; written by Kyra Thompson, (videorecording)

Craft in America : a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, created by Carol Sauvion ; a co-production of Crafts in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/ Los Angeles ; written by Kyra Thompson, (videorecording)

Label
Craft in America : a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft
Title
Craft in America
Title remainder
a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft
Statement of responsibility
created by Carol Sauvion ; a co-production of Crafts in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/ Los Angeles ; written by Kyra Thompson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Craft in America is an exploration into the hearts and minds of artisans devoted to a diverse array of mediums -- from furniture making and basket weaving to pottery and metalsmithing. Each episode reveals that craft has earned itself a place within the realm of fine art"--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
WW9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Don Lenzer ; editor, Yaffa Lerea ; music by Laura Karpmann
Dewey number
745.5
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
TT23
LC item number
.C73 2007
PerformerNote
  • Narrator, Randy Oglesby
  • Memory: Sam Maloof (wood worker), Mary Jackson (basket weaver), Pat Courtney Gold (basket weaver), Garry Knox Bennett (furniture maker), Tom Joyce (blacksmith)
  • Landscape: Jan Yager (artist), David Gurney (ceramist), Timberline Lodge (Mount Hood, Oregon), Kit Carson (jeweler, sculptor), Mira Nakashima (furniture designer), Richard Notkin (artist)
  • Community: Mississippi Cultural Crossroads (Port Gibson, Mississippi), Penland School of Crafts, Sarah Jaeger (potter), Archie Bray Foundation, Pilchuk Glass School, Denise Wallace (jeweler), Sam Wallace (lapidary), Dona Look (artist), Ken Loeber (artist)
Runtime
180
Technique
live action
Label
Craft in America : a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, created by Carol Sauvion ; a co-production of Crafts in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/ Los Angeles ; written by Kyra Thompson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1. Memory / director, Nigel Nobel -- Episode 2. Landscape / director, Dan Seeger -- Episode 3. Community / director, Hilary Birmingham
Control code
ocn140341822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 180 min.)
Isbn
9780793693368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008372
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CRIA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)140341822
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions; stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Craft in America : a journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, created by Carol Sauvion ; a co-production of Crafts in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/ Los Angeles ; written by Kyra Thompson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1. Memory / director, Nigel Nobel -- Episode 2. Landscape / director, Dan Seeger -- Episode 3. Community / director, Hilary Birmingham
Control code
ocn140341822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 180 min.)
Isbn
9780793693368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008372
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CRIA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)140341822
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions; stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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