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A Craftsman's Legacy

In A CRAFTSMAN'S LEGACY, host Eric Gorges goes on a quest to discover the true craftsmen in today's world. Traveling across the country, Gorges interviews the men and women responsible for carrying the tools, trades and traditions of fine craftsmanship into the 21st century. From a glass blower to a guitar maker, a weaver to a potter, every episode explains the history of a traditional craft and the importance of that craft in the United States today. Other tradespeople include: a woodworker, a snowshoe maker, a knife-maker, a boat-maker, a saddle-maker, a stone carver and a blacksmith. Gorges, a welder . . .

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Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 - 8:00 AM
"The Glassblower"
Host Eric Gorges visits a friend, April Wagner, a glassblower working in abstract art. Eric and April discuss the connection between making a sacrifice when starting up a business and the give-and-take that successful craft people must make and the rewards that eventually come. Eric learns how hot a glass studio can get and how to make a glass cup. D
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Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Glassblower" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 - 8:00 PM "The Glassblower" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Guitar Maker" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 - 8:00 PM "The Guitar Maker" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Stone Carver" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 - 8:00 PM "The Stone Carver" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Goldsmith" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 - 8:00 PM "The Goldsmith" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Aug 27, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Potter" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Aug 27, 2019 - 8:00 PM "The Potter" (LEARN/CREATE)
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