June/July 2014

June/July 2014

June-July 2014 American Craft Magazine
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Marvin Blackmore Portrait

A Fire Within

Early hardship fueled Marvin Blackmore's determination to make a living with his intricate ceramics.

Christina Bothwell And Gosle

Divining Her Mediums

Combining cast glass with raku clay, Christina Bothwell works on her own frequency, one with distinct spiritual overtones.

In Every Issue

On Our Radar


Douglas Brooks Replica Ashitenma

Cultural Conduit

Douglas Brooks talks about documenting vanishing skills and the draw of "practical craftsmanship."

Personal Paths

Beth Carney Chasms 9: Surfacing

Finding Her Rhythm

Beth Carney's approach to textiles was enriched by her work as a choreographer.

Editor's Letter


Inside Track


Sarah Lucas Assemblage

Hot Glue & Staples

Craftsmanship often doesn't seem to matter in the contemporary art world. It should.

The Short List

Speaking of Furniture Wendell Castle spread

Inspired to Make

A peek inside Speaking of Furniture, Spark the Creative Flame, and Art & Textiles.

Product Placement

Shop Talk

Collective Unconscious

Shows to See

One Piece

Crafted Lives

Material Matters

David Stephens Peeled Turf

The Right Touch

David Stephens has re-emerged as a maker of intriguing, tactile wooden assemblages.

Wide World of Craft

Web Extras