August/September 2014

August/September 2014

 August/September 2014 American Craft magazine cover
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Erik And Martin Demaine, Portrait

Art + Science

Erik and Martin Demaine apply mathematical rigor to uncommon origami.

Stephen Burks, Portrait

Man of the World

Stephen Burks works directly with artisans around the globe to create unique, high-end goods.

In Every Issue

Personal Paths

Alex Matisse Charger

Coming Home to Clay

Alex Matisse thought he’d left pottery behind, but his longtime passion had other ideas.

Shop Talk

The Short List

Collective Unconscious

April Higashi, Shiro brooch

Golden Age

Seven artists explore the allure of gold, gilt, and other glamorous surfaces. 

Collective Unconscious


Product Placement


Garment Center Pilot Program Classes

Means of Production

Manufacture New York aims to restore the city’s status as a fashion-production powerhouse.

On Our Radar

Lauren Vanessa Tickle, 2013 Piece

Money Talks

Jeweler Lauren Vanessa Tickle's currency conversions.

Inside Track

John Wetenhall

New Digs

A chat with the Textile Museum's director John Wetenhall about the organization's new digs.

One Piece

Shows to See

Wide World of Craft

Crafted Lives


Erik Noren, The Evil Dead Bike

Total Overhaul

Erik Noren’s bicycle designs aren’t just flashy; they’re also built beautifully.

Editor's Letter

Web Extras