August/September 2012

August/September 2012

American Craft
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Katherine Glover Portrait

Into the Flow

A mid-career transition and a flood in Italy led Katherine Glover to craft memorable works in paper.
Robert Erickson Portrait

Chair Master

Robert Erickson’s careful approach combines craft, comfort, and timeless beauty.
Jason Walker Portrait

The Nature of Invention

Through his painted porcelain sculptures, Jason Walker asks us to ponder technology, wilderness, and our place in the world.

In Every Issue

One Piece

Crafted Lives

Natalie Chanin Portrait

At Ease

To Natalie Chanin, Alabama Chanin is not a business; it’s a lifestyle company.

The Big Questions


Collective Unconscious

Material Matters

David Huang Radiant Efflorescence #831

Heart of Gold

David Huang is best known for his striking metal vessels with golden interiors.


Editor's Letter

Shop Talk

Tammy and Leroy Garcia

Innovation & Refinement

Blue Rain Gallery takes an expansive view of art, while staying rooted in Native American expression.

Member News

Wide World of Craft

Master Class

The Short List

Raw + Material = Art

No Limits

Reviewing Made in New York, Furniture Studio, and more...

Web Extras

Shows to See

On Our Radar

Log & 5Rings, 2011

The Intimate Exchange

In her own way, New York-based jewelry designer Ruta Reifen uses materials to express ideas too.

Product Placement

Rhoda Baer Red and Orange Squares


Rhoda Baer’s elegant, understated vessels and sculptures.