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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

  • 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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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.
  • Lost Crafts (Season One)

    Crafting a cowbell in Switzerland; paper cutting decoupage; yodeling workshop; crafting incense in Nepal; making traditional leaf bread in Iceland; creating majolica ceramics in Italy; soap stone carving in Canada; sugary alfeniques. (30 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.

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