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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

  • Portugal

    How cork is produced and crafted; the art of Portuguese tile painting; Estremoz dolls; salt production; crafting gold applique; a mosaic paving school; traditional bacalhau. (30 minutes)

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

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