CRAFT IN AMERICA: Season Two: Process
Airs Wednesday, October 7 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV
Monday, October 5, 2009
This episode answers many of the questions viewers of the first series have posed, including how to learn a craft, how to make a living as a craft artist and where an artist finds the creative strength to overcome the struggle with his or her demons.
Jonathan Wahl, director of jewelry and metalsmithing at New York City’s 92nd Street Y, and Robert “Bobby” Silverman, director of ceramics
Cary Esser, professor, Kansas City Art Institute, and Nikki Lewis, a recent graduate of Esser's program
Miguel Gómez-Ibáñez, director of the North Bennet Street School, Boston
Julie Chen, book artist, Berkeley, California
Tom Killion, printmaker and book artist
David and Roberta Williamson, jewelers, Berea, Ohio
Virtual exhibitions of the best examples from established masters and emerging artists are viewable online.