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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

  • Ireland

    Dry felting, basket making and woodturning; making Irish scones; crafting an Irish rock wall; making jewelry from Connemara marble; crocheting Irish lace. (30 minutes)

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  • Guatemala

    Cotton dyeing, back strap and loom weaving, hand embroidery, pine needle basket making and functional mats; tamales; iron work; artistic journal. (30 minutes)

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