Mastercrafts : Rediscover British Craftsmanship, Paperback

Mastercrafts : Rediscover British Craftsmanship Paperback


This is a major new exploration of traditional British craftsmanship, accompanying the major prime time BBC2 6-part television series presented by Monty Don.

It celebrates all aspects of rural crafts including woodcraft, thatching, weaving, stone masonry, metalwork and glass making.

It showcases some of Britain's leading master craftsmen and explains the techniques at the heart of their trades.

It reveals the fascinating history of British craftsmanship, inspiring interest and involvement in these valuable and rewarding crafts. "Mastercrafts" represents a major shift in attitudes towards appreciating handmade, sustainable crafted products rather than the cheap mass-produced items with which people have become increasingly disillusioned.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages, 500 colour photographs, 20 colour illustrations
  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Rural crafts
  • ISBN: 9780715336656



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