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Art Scouting: Cloud Studies

The ethereal, fleeting beauty of a cloud-filled sky has captivated artists through the ages.

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History Lesson: Bjørn Wiinblad

A Danish designer rode a post-war design boom to enduring fame as a creator of strikingly whimsical ceramics.

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Creative Couples: Making it Work in Love and Business

Ever imagined making your life partner your business partner? Four creative couples share their insights on sharing a life and a company.

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Kitchen Histories: The Bimuelo Pan

Often called an egg pan, an escargot pan, or a poffertjes pan, this useful kitchen tool is used by multiple cultures for making fried dough treats.

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Kitchen Histories: Maple Sugaring

Historic gastronomist Sarah Lohman traces the charming history of America’s obsession with maple syrup.

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Real Weddings: An Elegantly Eco-Friendly Affair

Gregor and Lucy made a commitment to celebrate their day with simplicity and sustainability.

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The Art of Architectural Salvage: ReStore

For one Philadelphia retailer, rescuing the past’s utilitarian treasures is more than a business – it’s a calling.

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The Cigar Box Guitar

Tough times and insatiable ingenuity combined to create a distinctly American musical instrument.

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Building a Better Bicycle: Bilenky Cycle Works

For thirty years, Stephen Bilenky has built custom bicycles with an eye to quality, utility and beauty.

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The Marvelous World of Modern Miniatures

A passionate group of makers embraces the power of thinking (and creating) small.

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Real Weddings: A Garden Gala

Australian couple Ezra and Brooke were surrounded by sunshine, flowers, and love as they said their vows.

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A Doll Comes to Life

Watch one of Dedalos hand-crafted art dolls come to life in this sweet stop-motion film.

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Kitchen Histories: The Mortar and Pestle

This utilitarian kitchen tool holds the key to unlocking spices’ most wonderful flavors, as Sarah Lohman discovers while making a historical curry.

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An Interview with Dale Dougherty, MAKE Founder

The founder of MAKE Magazine and Maker Faire talks about creativity, community, and restoring resourcefulness as a virtue.

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Real Weddings: In the Misty Mountains

Frances and Ben celebrated the whimsical handmade wedding of their dreams in a seaside California town, surrounded by loving friends and family.

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The World of L’argento Lab

Watch as jeweler Panagiotis Gourlonis crafts a ring by hand in this moody, mesmerizing video.

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History Lesson: The Art of Pyrography

Transforming wooden objects with burned designs has been a popular craft for hundreds of years.

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How the Internet Helped One Family Stay on the Farm

For Full of Life Farm, succeeding in the 21st century meant taking their business online.

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The Innovator

A freelance shoemaker, weaver and paper sculptor explains how his diverse practices inform one another and lead to discovery.

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Kitchen Histories: The Microwave Cookbook

Our historic gastronomist puts this amazing technology to the test — and roasts a whole chicken in the microwave.

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Certifiably Awesome: Becoming A Master Knitter

Certified Master Knitters take knits to the next level, dedicating countless hours to mastering their craft.

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