the Crafts is the new name for NEVAC -
The National Electronic and Video Archive of the
Crafts. Having been founded
in 1992 the new name more accurately describes
what it is we do.
the Crafts is based at the School of Creative Arts at
the University of the West of England, Bristol and gathers materials
act as a resource for those researching the nature of
the crafts. These materials are usually in the form of digital
sound recordings of people who have been intimately associated
with the development of the crafts in Britain.
are currently 293 hours of interviews with 136 people, (including
textile artists, wood-workers, glass artists, enamel artists
here to find out more ....