Video Resources for Educators
We are pleased to provide our video resources for teachers, now organized by subject area:
Explore our video resources to support your curriculum. Click on the playlist icon to view the full playlist.
View the History and Culture playlist on YouTube
History and Culture Playlist
Artists explore traditions, navigate history, or engage in activism through their work. These clips highlight how craft can relate to social, cultural, historical or political contexts.
View the Language and Storytelling playlist on YouTube
Language and Storytelling Playlist
Art is universal, connecting different people through a visual language. These videos explore how craft can be used to communicate ideas, bring characters to life, and tell stories.
View the Performing Craft playlist on YouTube
Performing Craft Playlist
Musicians need instruments, theater needs sets and costumes, and grand events need grand designs. Explore how the tools of the performing arts are masterly crafted and celebrated in this collection of shorts.
View the STEM Handmade playlist on YouTube
STEM Handmade Playlist
From environmental science to chemical processes, and planning patterns to designing structures, these clips explore how science, technology, engineering, and math meet the handmade arts.
View the Craft and Kids playlist on YouTube
Craft and Kids Playlist
You’re never too old – or too young – to learn something new. Watch how children of all ages, from kinder to teen, can be involved in the process of craft and art-making just as well as the masters.
View the Craft in History playlist on YouTube
Craft in History Playlist
Dive into the long history of craft in America. These clips explore the beginnings of galleries, renowned places of learning, and institutions of artistry.
View the Schools of Craft playlist on YouTube
Schools of Craft Playlist
The incredible and historic schools featured in these videos speak on the programs and classes they offer on the art of craft, from glassblowing to violin building and beyond.
Women & Jewelry: A Contemporary Perspective
Originally published on Goldsmiths’ Fair website.
A personal reflection on the life and work of leading UK jewelry designer Wendy Ramshaw CBE 1939-2018.
A personal reflection on the life and work of leading British goldsmith Jacqueline Mina OBE.
An introduction to the jewelry galleries at the V&A Museum London and Aberdeen Art Gallery and some of the women collectors and curators who have helped to develop them.
A reflection on the leading role played by women curators and collectors in supporting innovative jewelry design in the late 20th and early 21st century.