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The Resource Craft in America : a Journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, a co-production of Craft in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles ; created by Carol Sauvion ; writer, Kyra Thompson ; directors, Nigel Noble (Memory), Dan Seeger (Landscape), Hilary Birmingham (Community)

Craft in America : a Journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, a co-production of Craft in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles ; created by Carol Sauvion ; writer, Kyra Thompson ; directors, Nigel Noble (Memory), Dan Seeger (Landscape), Hilary Birmingham (Community)

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
a co-production of Craft in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles ; created by Carol Sauvion ; writer, Kyra Thompson ; directors, Nigel Noble (Memory), Dan Seeger (Landscape), Hilary Birmingham (Community)
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Contributor
Artist
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Creator
Director
Film editor
Narrator
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
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Member of
Cataloging source
WW9
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Craft in America (Television program)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Don Lenzer, Peter Pilafian, Allan Palmer ; editors, Yaffa Lerea, Leonard Feinstein, Lillian E. Benson ; music by Laura Karpman
Dewey number
  • 745.5
  • 745.5
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
  • PN1992.8.C84
  • TT23
LC item number
  • C73 2007
  • .C73 2007
PerformerNote
  • 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)
  • Narrator, Randy Oglesby
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1934-
  • 1956-
  • 1951-
  • 1958-
  • 1950-
  • 1957-
  • 1936-
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  • Sauvion, Carol
  • Thompson, Kyra
  • Noble, Nigel
  • Seeger, Dan
  • Birmingham, Hilary
  • Oglesby, Randy
  • Maloof, Sam
  • Jackson, Mary
  • Gold, Pat Courtney
  • Bennett, Garry Knox
  • Joyce, Tom
  • Yager, Jan
  • Gurney, David
  • Carson, Kit
  • Nakashima, Mira
  • Notkin, Richard
  • Jaeger, Sarah
  • Wallace, Denise
  • Wallace, Samuel
  • Look, Dona
  • Loeber, Ken
  • Lerea, Yaffa
  • Lenzer, Don
  • Karpman, Laura
  • Craft in America, Inc
  • Independent Television Service
  • KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
180
Series statement
Craft in America
Series volume
Season 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Artists
  • Artisans
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Decoration and ornament
Technique
live action
Label
Craft in America : a Journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft, a co-production of Craft in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles ; created by Carol Sauvion ; writer, Kyra Thompson ; directors, Nigel Noble (Memory), Dan Seeger (Landscape), Hilary Birmingham (Community)
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Note
  • Subtitle on disc label: A journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft
  • Three-part program produced in 2006; originally broadcast as a television program on PBS in 2007
  • 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
episode 1. Memory -- episode 2. Landscape -- episode 3. Community
Control code
ocn140341822
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
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
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)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, a co-production of Craft in America, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles ; created by Carol Sauvion ; writer, Kyra Thompson ; directors, Nigel Noble (Memory), Dan Seeger (Landscape), Hilary Birmingham (Community)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle on disc label: A journey to the origins, artists and techniques of American craft
  • Three-part program produced in 2006; originally broadcast as a television program on PBS in 2007
  • 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
episode 1. Memory -- episode 2. Landscape -- episode 3. Community
Control code
ocn140341822
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
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
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)140341822
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions; stereo.; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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