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CRAFT IN AMERICA: Threads

Faith Ringgold with “Tar Beach,” 2011.
Courtesy of Mark Markley
Faith Ringgold with “Tar Beach,” 2011.

Airs Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV

The Emmy-nominated and Peabody Award-winning CRAFT IN AMERICA, now in its fourth season, promotes and advances original handcrafted work and inspires people of all ages to pursue their own creativity. Audiences explore issues of identity, history, philosophy, ancestry, cultural exchange, repression and freedom.

"Threads" - In this episode, explore woven textiles and story quilts by artists Faith Ringgold of Harlem, Randall Darwall of Cape Cod, Consuelo Jimenez Underwood in California and Terese Agnew in Wisconsin.

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