Craft 


 Jul 08 2018

Traditional Wooden Shingle Making in Austria

  Wooden shingles as a roofing have a long tradition in Austria. There are several designs d


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 Jun 28 2018

Building the Man

Burning Man began as a bonfire ritual on the summer solstice in 1986 when Larry Harvey and a group o


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 May 31 2018

Wendell Castle - Father of the Art Furniture Movement

Wendell Castle was an internationally renowned artist from Rochester. He’s also known as the f


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 May 24 2018

Paete - Woodcarving Capital of the Philippines

Paete, located on the coast of Laguna Bay in the Philippines, was established by the Spaniards in 15


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 May 24 2018

Mr. Brog - A passion towards Pipe-making

"Mr. Brog" is the largest manufacturers of wooden pipe in Poland. The pipes produced by &q


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 Mar 04 2018

Ukiyo-e: Churning the Great Wave

Ukiyo-e is an iconic form of Japanese art. This woodblock print used to be a source of entertainment


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 Sep 03 2017

Melodic Scraps

This film is about a young man who skates through the city streets looking for scraps of wood. He br


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 Aug 17 2017

Growth Rings

In this project, this young man constructed a fully-functional shortbow by Osage orange wo


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 Aug 10 2017

Legacy

A young pyrography artist explores the influence of his grandfather's woodworking legacy while b


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 Jul 19 2017

The Founder of the Chain Crab Restaurant - Tatsuro Hioki

Sitting in a washitsu (a style of Japanese room), you can see the server in kimono coming with great


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 May 18 2017

The wood of the princess of desert

It is a short documentary that depicts the utilization of palm trees in Oman. This video shows


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 May 18 2017

Woman With a Chisel

In this film you will meet with a woodcarver. And this woodcarver is a woman. Here’s her story


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 May 18 2017

Lumberjack

After finishing his routine as firewood collector, a boy finds the ideal piece of wood and hopes wit


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 May 18 2017

The Roving Wood Turner

The film is a conversation with Jack who invites us into his simple, honest life roving the rivers o


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 May 18 2017

Making Trees Live Again

A story of Jan Pawlikowski, a successful and passionate luthier, who has been working with wood for


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 May 18 2017

Childwood

A child made a wooden puppet and he established a great friendship which was denied from h


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 May 11 2017

Wooden Made

A life spent in woodworking. More than a lifestyle, a way of living. Shot in southern Brazil, this i


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 May 11 2017

A Simple Man

How can the human being overcome difficulties of life? Here is a humble example: a man who found in


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 May 09 2017

Wood and Religion

Grosotto, this small town is located in the north Italy. There are forests among the mount


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 May 09 2017

Echos over the lagoon

The Locos dancers of San Isidro is a traditional festivity celebrated in Lagunillas, Venezuela. The


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 May 07 2017

Marry Dunsmore- birdhouse builder

Mary Dunsmore is an avid birdhouse builder and wood-worker. Working with wood for Mary means a lot m


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 May 07 2017

The Wood, the Whale, and the Sane

A story of wooden whales, a seatime cemetery and splintered hands. Sebastià is one of only a


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 Apr 26 2017

The Birth Of A Dugout Canoe by Northmen

Latvian woodworker Rihards Vidzickis has the love and passion for creating his works by one of the m


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 Jan 04 2017

2016 World Wood Day Folk Art Workshop

2016 World Wood Day Folk Art Workshop presented diverse forms of wooden folk art from 10 countries a


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 Jan 04 2017

Santa Cruz Wood Sculpting

A Santa Cruz wood sculptor, Gary Stevens seeks to get the form to work with what’s naturally o


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 Aug 14 2016

The Rhythm of Life

Those two Kina trees are well-known and long-lived in Damascus, they have remained for many generati


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 Aug 12 2016

Turning the bowl with a loving Heart - Training Activity at Wenzhou School of Special Education

Woodturning Training program at Wenzhou School of Special Education, set up by the International Woo


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 Aug 04 2016

Japanese Dashi in Grand Sawara Festival

The Grand Sawara festival has a history of 300 years. It is indeed one of the biggest festivals in T


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 Jul 04 2016

Dream Builder - Flying and Dog Sled

“Wisdom comes as a result of dealing with mistakes,” Willis said. Retired as a pilot fro


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 Jul 04 2016

Southeast Alaska Indian Culture and Wood Carvings

Southeast Alaska, beginning in Ketchikan, Metlakatla, Sitka, Juneau and others, is the traditional h


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 Jun 06 2016

2015 AAW Symposium Pittsburgh

Woodturning is more than crafting; making things out of wood on a lathe can be experienced as relaxi


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 May 31 2016

A Run for the Perfect Bowl - Dale Larson

Dale Larson is a retired police officer lives in Gresham, in western Oregon, USA. He has been turnin


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 May 19 2016

Inspired by Faith - Monastery of Holy Cross in Vosakos

In the fourth century, St. Helena, mother of the Roman Emperor Constantine, went to Jerusalem in sea


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 May 19 2016

A Family Legacy: The Big Creek Lumber

Over time, legacies are thought of as the most precious inheritances or heritages in diverse forms,


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 May 19 2016

Wood Culture Festival in Şişli

2015 World Wood Day-Wood Culture Festival was held in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey. This event comprising


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 May 19 2016

Design in Wood

San Diego Fine Woodworkers Association (SDFWA) is a well-known non-profit corporation organized in 1


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 May 18 2016

The Wood Spirit

In the Northern Wisconsin, USA, there is a family named Stone Dahl who live a simple and self-sustai


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 May 18 2016

RETURN - Maker of Native American Style Flutes

Dennis Stubbs, the Arizona woodturner that was once a fervent collector of flutes, enjoys playing hi


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 May 18 2016

Our Dad's Shed

What goes on in your Dad's shed? This is a documentary following the everyday work of my Father.


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 May 18 2016

Wood and Steel

Carlos llerena Aguirre creates large woodcuts for the Biennale of Printmaking for Large Format in Ve


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 May 18 2016

Dreamwoods

It's about Venice, the floating city.


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 May 17 2016

Hollowoods

A portrait of the joys and challenges of working with burl and other native woods, through the eyes


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 May 17 2016

Only Water and Wood all Around

Comacchio is surrounded by water—and it has always been surrounded by water until 1821. Before


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 May 17 2016

The Sticksmith

Dave is a coppice worker, leading and educating his community into more substantial and nature frien


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 May 17 2016

Bull Of the Woods

Lumberjack sports seen through the eyes of two hopeful athletes training over the summer to get read


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 May 17 2016

Five-Hundred and Three and Counting

Five-hundred and three guitars on, Jonny Kinkead continues to pursue his craft with a seemingly undu


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 May 17 2016

Kaimanu

Chad Kaimanu Jackson was born and raised on the Central Coast of California. At a young age, Chad


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 May 17 2016

Benoit and the Trees

A short look into the world of Benoit Bergeron, carpenter, sculptor and tree lover.


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 May 17 2016

Wood Teaching

Every day, hundred of teachers in Spain are living around the wood. They join pasion for wood and vo


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 May 17 2016

Wood, Wine & Wonder

Two winemakers explore the uniqueness of the oak barrels they use.


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 May 17 2016

Man Who Build Extreme Parks in Siberia

This is the story of a person who promotes extreme culture in distant Siberia, building sk


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 May 17 2016

The Small Kannel

The video gives a short overview of small kannel, a traditional plucked string instrument of th


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 May 17 2016

Okkyum Kim

Okkyum Kim is an award-winning violin maker who believes that he creates new life with each violin,


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 May 17 2016

Wood'n'Soul

How Wood is transformed into Music, one of the highest expressions of Human Soul: the special relati


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 May 17 2016

34 Years A Wood Artist

Artist David Scott has spent 34 years making beautiful wood furniture.


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 May 17 2016

The Birdman

Tom Nilsson is a carpenter who loves woodcarving on his spare time.


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 May 17 2016

The Hurdy Gurdy Maker

Please meet Kurt Reichmann. He is a hurdy gurdy maker from Frankfurt, Germany. His passion to build


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 May 17 2016

W.O.O.D. (Wonder Of Our Days)

A journey into the future of the diverse uses and realities through which wood marks and bounds, in


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 May 17 2016

Audacious

For two decades Bob and Lillian Bohlen have been on a mission to change the art world's percepti


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 May 17 2016

The Balancing Man

An optical fiber field engineer living in rural New England finds balance and connection in the old


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 May 17 2016

Purpose - full

"I just feel good to be able to make things, help people, and bring happiness to them." St


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 May 17 2016

Humanidad & Madera

Musicians, poets, luthiers, sculptors, weavers, artists and other workers of wood philosophize on th


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 May 17 2016

The American Archtop

Archtop guitar builder Dale Unger explains why wood is so important to the making of fine instrument


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 May 17 2016

Reclaim the Trees

UrbanTree based in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania is bridging the gap between people and trees through stri


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 May 17 2016

The Art of Woodworking

The world contains a tremendously unique assortment of woodworkers. Every one has a special beginnin


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 May 17 2016

Crafting 21st Century Toys

justyna and matas are on a quest to make the perfect toy for children. something that bridges the ga


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 May 17 2016

Trust in the Wood

Artist Rita Dee of Bennington, VT uses driftwood to translate her love of horses into larger than li


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 May 17 2016

The Woodman

David is a man who has spent his entire life working with wood. This might seem like nothing out of


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 May 17 2016

Last Ship

In the same places where "La Terra Trema" by Luchino Visconti (1948) was filmed, the Rodol


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 May 17 2016

Ingrained

Steven Lane is a woodworking artist, from New Zealand, with a unique approach to gathering the mater


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 May 17 2016

Idioglossia

This story shows how a tree is turned into a musical instrument through the will of Miran Katar, a g


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 May 17 2016

Garden State Surf

Jimmy Smith grew up in a small town located in the middle of New Jersey's great Pine Barrens. Hi


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 May 17 2016

Chukudu - The Wooden Motobike

This is an incredible story of a young man called Akili, a Chukudu builder .The Chukudu is a two-whe


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 May 17 2016

Albrijes

Known for their brightly painted depictions of fantastical creatures, Alebrijes have become a sustai


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 Aug 19 2015

San Miniato al Monte

San Miniato al Monte is a basilica located in Florence, Italy. The basilica is situated atop one of


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 Aug 19 2015

The Italian Violin Makers Vettori Family

Upholding the philosophy of “small production but high quality,” Italian violin workshop


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 Aug 17 2015

Mexicas-Recovery Music and Culture

Xochimilco lies 28 km south of Mexico City. Its network of canals and artificial islands are the eff


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 Aug 07 2015

Mexicas - A Story Behind the Masks

Xochimilco lies 28 km south of Mexico City. Its network of canals and artificial islands are the eff


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 Jul 29 2015

2013 AAW Symposium - We Turn As Family

With the 15,000 members worldwide, American Association of Woodturners (AAW) was founded in 1986 in


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 Jul 29 2015

Eli Avisera and His Woodturning Art

Eli Avisera is a leading woodturning artist in Israel. His creative and delicate art works have attr


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 Jul 29 2015

Naim Doumit and His Woodworks

Naim Doumit, a Lebanese leading sculptor, is working on different materials including bronze, stone


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 Jul 28 2015

Set Turning of Shawo Wooden Bowl

Shawo Village is located in Hebei province of China, with about 270 households. Hundreds of years ag


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 Jul 26 2015

A Little Woody Piece of San Francisco

Chen Li, a young designer graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology, is seeking to pinpoint h


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 Jul 09 2015

Tokyo Toy Museum, Good Toy, and Wood Education

Through the lens of wooden toys, the appreciation for wood is more than just entertainment. From chi


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 Jul 02 2015

2014 AAW Symposium-Turn Up, Light Up

The American Association of Woodturners has brought another informative, energy-filled fest to the w


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 Jul 01 2015

International Woodcarving Competition in Dongyang

World Crafts Council celebrated its 50th anniversary in Dongyang, China in October of 2014. 38


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 May 08 2015

Follow the Dream - Richard Yates

Chewton, a town north west of Melbourne, is known for the gold rush back in the 1850s. Even though t


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 Mar 12 2015

Sam Maloof - My Last Days

Sam Maloof is “America's most renowned contemporary furniture craftsman” and People


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 Feb 03 2015

Mr. Mohammad Mohammadzadeh and His Wood Art

The 71-year-old woodcarver, Mr. Mohammad Mohammadzadeh, developed his interest in woodcarving at the


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 Nov 27 2014

Kachina Carving

Kachina is a culture which can best represent the Native Americans in Southwestern United States. Th


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 Nov 27 2014

A Pueblo Drum Maker - Red Bird

Drum is a crucial element in the American Native culture; they communicate with the nature, ancestor


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 Nov 27 2014

Aspen Furniture Maker

Dan Henny, a craftsman specializing in rustic style aspen and ponderosa pine furniture, shares with


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 Nov 27 2014

The Menominee Cultural Museum

The Menominee Cultural Museum in Keshena was opened in Nov. 2011. Artifacts of the tribe from t


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 Nov 27 2014

The Black Ash Basket Maker

Mike Benedict, an experienced Native American ash basket artist, talks of how he began to acquire th


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 Nov 27 2014

A Walk in the Woods

American Association of Woodturners (AAW) was founded in 1986.  Woodturning is separated from o


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 Nov 26 2014

The Dala Horse

  Gamla Stan, also known as "The Old Town", a small historic island in the middle


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 Nov 04 2014

Laboratorio di Restauro del Fortepiano

Hidden behind a small grey door is a not-so-ordinary workshop run by three craftswomen. This is wher


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 Oct 24 2014

The Exploration and Restoration of Ohlone Indian Culture

Ohlone Tribe, a Native American People lived in California coast from San Francisco Bay through Mont


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 Oct 19 2014

Mameli's Mask in Mamoiada

Mamoiada is situated in the centre of Sardinia, the second biggest island of Italy. Sardinia’s


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 Oct 15 2014

Seri - People Live by the Desert and Sea

(*Correction: At 30:27, the name of the International NGO in this video is Ocean Revolution.) &nb


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 Oct 09 2014

In Praise of Nature - Inca’s Traditions & Beliefs

The Peruvian territory was once home to ancient cultures spanning from Caral, one of the oldest civi


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 Aug 29 2014

Bruno Barbon, the Antique-Woodcarver and Restorer

Burno Barbon is a carver, a restorer, and an artist. Growing up in old workshops, Mr. Barbon has bee


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 Jul 05 2014

Spinning Tops with Special Love

Finger spinning tops are not merely toys but can be a token of love. A total of 150 tops traveled fa


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 Jul 05 2014

2012 AAW International Symposium

IWCS had the opportunity to attend the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) 26th International


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 Jul 05 2014

The 37th Kyoto Exhibition of Joinery Works

The ancient capital of Kyoto, Japan is known for its glorious traditional arts. Our story today cove


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 Jul 05 2014

Turning across Borders

With a nice outcome from AAW's San Jose meeting, IWCS was honored to have Terry Martin as a gues


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 Jul 03 2014

Irish Stone Wall Project

The IWCS video crew had flew to Ireland and captured the making of  this amazing "stone wa


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 Jul 03 2014

Turning with Challenges - 2013 AAW

The tactile experience in the 2013 AAW Symposium is an enjoyable program designed especially for the


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 Jul 02 2014

Young Students Compete to Show Carpentry Skills

  The 2nd National Vocational & College Student Carpentry Skills Competition, hosted by


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 Jul 02 2014

Traditional Craftsmanship Revived in China

Dongyang Woodcarving, developed in Zhejiang Province, China since Tang Dynasty (618-907), is charact


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 Jul 02 2014

2013 China-ASEAN Theme Carving Exposition

  Woodcarving Introduced to School Campus The opening ceremony for the 2013 China-ASEAN L


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 Jun 24 2014

Hogan - Indian Traditional House

Along the road to Grand Canyon, there stand many a six-sided or eight-sided wooden house. They are c


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 Feb 20 2014

Presence of a Maestro - Alain Mailland

Alain Mailland is a renowned French woodturner with such skilled talent in creating fanciful wood ar


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 Feb 13 2014

The Pilatova's Great Love for Marionette

The Pilátovás persist in keeping the traditional marionette in Slovakia despite the fa


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 Nov 28 2013

The Birth of a Gondola

The beautiful Venice Gondola made with the skill that represents the refinement of Italian craftsman


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 Sep 23 2013

A Chessboard Master in Nagoya - Makoto Kuroda

Nagoya is in the west part of Aichi prefecture. It is located in the Chubu region between Tokyo and


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 Aug 18 2013

Makonde- Carving through life

The Makonde tribe, an African tribe, was regarded as the cradle of woodcarving in East Africa. They


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 Aug 11 2013

John Zasada and the Art of Living with Birch Bark

Have a careful look inside of your house and you just might find a couple of wares made with birch b


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 Apr 29 2013

Birth of the Cork

Portugal is the leading country of cork exportation in the world. From cork oak forests to manufactu


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 Apr 16 2013

Dhows across Time

Bagamoyo is a tranquil harbor filled with Islamic fishermen and westerners who come here for vacatio


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 Feb 03 2013

Carve Beyond Reality - Wood Carving Contest in Kenya

It is rare to see wood sculpturing competition in Kenya, not to mention in Nanyuki, a town located n


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 Nov 08 2012

Porto Wine and Rabelo Boats in Portugal

The Race of Rabelo Boats is an annual competition which first started in 1983. Held in the second bi


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 Sep 18 2012

Baham

The town of Baham is located at the Western Province of the Republic of Cameroon. Given that Baham i


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 Sep 18 2012

The Charcoal Maker in Miwsake, Cameroon

Douala, the largest city in Cameroon, owns the biggest port in the country. It is the commercial cap


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 Sep 06 2012

National Museum of Scotland

Inaugurated in 2006, The National Museum of Scotland is located in central Edinburgh. The galleries


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 Sep 06 2012

Nutcracker Museum

The Nutcracker Museum at Neuhausen, Germany has over 5,150 nutcrackers from 28 countries that make t


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 Sep 06 2012

Schontal Monastery

First established in 1153 at Neusass by Wolfram von Bebenburg, Schöntal was formerly a Cisterci


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 Sep 06 2012

Hohenloher Freiland Museum

The Hohenloher Freilandmuseum is located in the village of Wackershofen. This fantastic open air mus


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 Sep 06 2012

Royal Museum of Central Africa

Founded in 1898, the Royal Museum of Central Africa has the reputation of being one of the most beau


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 Sep 04 2012

Gauja National Park

Latvia does not have any mountains, but yet is covered by forests for about 60% of land. In Gauja Na


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 Sep 04 2012

Ethnographic Open Air Museum of Latvia

The biggest open-air museum in Latvia, Ethnographic Open-air Museum serves various purposes for tour


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 Sep 04 2012

Renovation on Wooden Houses

A young renovator, Mateusz Niwiński, devotes himself to his favourite job, renovating old wooden hou


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 Sep 04 2012

Museum of Belarusian Revival

A private museum, located in a small village STUDZIWODY adjacent to the border between Poland and Be


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 Sep 04 2012

The Holy Mount of Grabarka

The tale that makes the Holy Mount of Grabarka become a centre for pilgrimage for Orthodox Christian


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 Sep 04 2012

Chochołów: A Wooden Village

Right at the border between Poland and Slovakia, only 17km northwest to the most popular ski resort


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 Sep 04 2012

Čičmany

Čičmany, one of the most famous living villages in Slovakia, has the least information distributed o


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 Sep 04 2012

Liptov Village (Open Air Museum)

Arriving in the Liptov Village Museum, we were welcomed by a lively performance telling a story of h


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 Sep 04 2012

Viking Ship Museum Roskilde

The Viking ship museum is located at the Roskilde, Denmark. The museum focuses on the preservation,


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 Sep 04 2012

Sami Culture Tour in SIIDA

The SIIDA (the Sami cultural and natural museum in Inari) was opened in 1962. It provides visitors k


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 Sep 04 2012

Vasa Museum

Not only does Vasa War Ship Museum in Stockholm, Sweden preserve a magnificent warship of the 17th c


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 Sep 04 2012

Norwegian Ski Museum

Ski museum is located in the beautiful valley of Morgedal, in Telemark. In the ski museum, visitors


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 Sep 04 2012

Wooden Carved and Frescoed Houses

Bönigen is a small village in the canton Bern, which is located in the central Switzerland. Thi


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 Sep 04 2012

Schwyz

Schwyz is the capital of canton Schwyz, which is located in the central Switzerland. It has an area


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 Sep 03 2012

Galleon Audalucia

Galleon Andalucia is a duplicate merchant ship of 17th century, which has 4 masts and 7 sails. The s


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 Sep 03 2012

National Coach Museum

Established in 1905, the National Coach Museum was first named Royal Coach Museum by Queen Amé


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 Sep 03 2012

Colorful Crosses

Cut through by the Carpathian Mountains in the middle, Romania has the mountainous terrain from


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 Jun 06 2012

Ifugao Aboriginal Shop

Mines View, also Mines view park, is where visitors can not only see the breathtaking mountainous la


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 Jun 06 2012

Asin Road

Asin road, a famous road in the Baguio City, Philippines, is known for its wooden lacquer painting a


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 Jun 05 2012

Carey Island

Carey Island, located 3hours of drive away at the southwest of Kuala Lumpur, is home to  t


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 Jan 09 2012

Channapatna - Wood Handicrafts Village

Channapatna, located at the south-west of Bangalore, is well-known for its wooden toy-making. It has


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 Jan 09 2012

Sri Kaveri Handicrafts Industry

There are two stories in the handicrafts shop in toy-town – Channapatna. The upper floor serve


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 Jan 09 2012

Wood Carving Factory

There is a wood carving factory located in Jinghong City. Because of governmental regulation as well


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