This video is an intimate view of traditional building and restoration techniques through the eyes of master craftsmen and women. It reveals rare skills which are fast disappearing in this rapidly changing world. The film has six sections each examining an individual craft: timbercraft, stonecraft, glasscraft, ironcraft, solid plastering and decorative paint work.
Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Buildings - Conservation and restoration
Crafts & Visual Arts → Artisans
Crafts & Visual Arts → Handicraft
History → Buildings - Conservation and restoration
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)