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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

  • United Arab Emirates

    A camel milk chocolate factory; crafting gypsum; making scents at a perfumery; coffee museum; crafting soap from camel's milk; Arabic calligraphy; making jasheed. (30 minutes)

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  • Spain

    Making a Spanish guitar; a centuries-old sword factory; marzipan; crafters who have special needs; designing and carving stone; making a traditional Spanish paella. (30 minutes)

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