American Craft Inquiry

American Craft Inquiry

Volume 2, Issue 2

Welcome to the digital edition of the fourth issue of American Craft Inquiry. Articles will be linked as they become available. You can purchase individual issues of the journal here. Meanwhile, browse the interactive edition below.



Table of Contents

Required Reading

Line by Line: Craft Histories in the Archives of American Art
Mary Savig

Michael Puryear: Documentation in Design and Materials
Seph Rodney

Drunkard’s Path: A Meandering History of Quilts
Colleen Stockmann

If the Shoe Fits: Interview with Elizabeth Semmelhack, Bata Shoe Museum
Amara Hark-Weber

Modern Craft and the Philanthropic Endeavor
Robert Dannin

Craft History’s Moment
Jennifer Zwilling

The Elizabeth Sage Historic Costume Collection: A Critical Review of Uses for Teaching and Research
Heather Marie Akou

The Larsen Design Archive: A Minnesota Textile Treasure
Stephanie Watson Zollinger and Lin Nelson-Mayson

Archiving a Landscape
Andrea Haffner

Exhibition Highlights

Enter Through the Gift Shop: Craft and Department Stores in Japan
Sarah Archer

Mind the Gap
Beth Goodrich