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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

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

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
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 to and basket weaving to pottery and metalsmithing. Each episode reveals that craft has earned itself a place within the realm of fine art"--Container
Cataloging source
WW9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Nigel Noble ; executive producers: Carol Sauvion, Kyra Thompson ; written by Kyra Thompson ; editor, Yaffa Lerea ; director of photography, Don Lenzer ; music by Laura Karpmann
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, Randy Oglesby
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sauvion, Carol
  • Thompson, Kyra
  • Oglesby, Randy
  • Lerea, Yaffa
  • Lenzer, Don
  • Karpmann, Laura
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
  • KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Independent Television Service
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Artists
  • Artisans
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Decoration and ornament
Target audience
adult
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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)
  • Episode 1.
  • Memory :
  • Sam Maloof (wood worker), Mary Jackson (basket weaver), Pat Courtney Gold (basket weaver), Garry Knox Bennett (furniture maker), Tom Joyce (blacksmith)
  • Episode 2.
  • Landscape :
  • Jan Yager (artist), David Gurney (ceramist), Timberline Lodge (Mount Hood, Oregon), Kit Carson (jeweler, sculptor), Mira Nakashima (furniture designer), Richard Notkin (artist)
  • Episode 3.
  • Community :
  • Memory
  • (director, Nigel Noble ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
  • Landscape
  • (director, Daniel Seeger ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
  • Community
  • (director, Hilary Birmingham ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.)
Isbn
9780793693368
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008372
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CRIA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn140341822
  • (Sirsi) o140341822
  • (OCoLC)140341822
  • 517506
  • 517506
System details
DVD ; widescreen format, enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions ; NTSC region 1
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
Publication
Note
Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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)
  • Episode 1.
  • Memory :
  • Sam Maloof (wood worker), Mary Jackson (basket weaver), Pat Courtney Gold (basket weaver), Garry Knox Bennett (furniture maker), Tom Joyce (blacksmith)
  • Episode 2.
  • Landscape :
  • Jan Yager (artist), David Gurney (ceramist), Timberline Lodge (Mount Hood, Oregon), Kit Carson (jeweler, sculptor), Mira Nakashima (furniture designer), Richard Notkin (artist)
  • Episode 3.
  • Community :
  • Memory
  • (director, Nigel Noble ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
  • Landscape
  • (director, Daniel Seeger ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
  • Community
  • (director, Hilary Birmingham ; writer, Kyra Thompson)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.)
Isbn
9780793693368
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887008372
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CRIA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn140341822
  • (Sirsi) o140341822
  • (OCoLC)140341822
  • 517506
  • 517506
System details
DVD ; widescreen format, enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions ; NTSC region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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