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INDUSTRY, new episode premieres on PBS May 2, 2014
Seeing Into It: Messages in Glass Paul Marioni & Susan Stinsmuehlen-Amend, Mar 22 – June 28, 2014
Hats off to Spring: A Millinery Event with Yvonne Lewis, Apr 12, 2014, 2-4:30pm
Mother's Day Print Workshop, May 4, 2014
Discussion: Pilchuck and the Studio Glass Trajectory, May 10, 2014, 3pm
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Watch a preview of INDUSTRY, premiering on PBS May 2, 2014 (check local listings). View all programs at video.pbs.org/program/craft-in-america




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