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Destination Craft With Jim West

Description

Host Jim West travels with a group of crafters to celebrate the traditions, arts, culture, scenery and food of destinations around the world. The series highlights the art and soul of master artisans as they draw inspiration from the countries in which they live. Segments include monks in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal who make colored sand mandala designs; a rangoli design workshop in India; Irish soap-making in Dublin; making jewelry from Connemara marble; wood carving in Bali; and blowing colorful glass Christmas ornaments in Rattenberg, Austria.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Switzerland

    Crafting an alphorn; making Swiss cheese in a family farmhouse; traditional cheese fondue; bobbin lace; honey; making Swiss chocolate. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.
  • Nepal

    Paper and clay masks; felted balls for clothes dryers; singing bowl; Nepalese paper making; traditional wood carving; sand mandalas; cooking lesson. (30 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.

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