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The Beauty of Craft

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Explore the creative process with master artists and craftspeople in the San Francisco Bay Area. Their works are examples of how locally-made goods and services can contribute to dynamic and diverse communities.

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The Art of Making Wool
Mimi Luebbermann raises sheep at Windrush Farm in Petaluma, California, where she works to educate the public about wool and fiber arts. In our audio interview, …
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Silent Crescendo
In this intimate portrait, artist Slobodan Dan Paich follows his daily ritual of creating simple drawings with tea and ink.
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Kazuaki Tanahashi
Kazuaki Tanahashi is an accomplished Japanese calligrapher. Born and trained in Japan, Tanahashi is an active calligraphy and Zen teacher as well as an environmentalist …
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