Talking with Harriete Estel Berman

Talking with Harriete Estel Berman

Today I talk with artist Harriete Estel Berman who uses post consumer recycled materials to construct artwork ranging from jewelry and teacups to entire lawns and sculpture with social commentary. Ms. Berman is extremely generous and has an enormous amount of information to share with artists on her blog, Ask Harriete, as well as her professional guidlines guide.

Take advantage of a great resource!

Also today, what’s been happening here in the CRAFTCAST studio, and how I’m welcoming Spring! Plus movie and book reviews, and even a can't live without new healty snack!



Harriete Estel Berman uses post consumer, recycled materials to construct artwork, jewelry to sculpture with social commentary. Berman’s artwork has been exhibited throughout the United States, Europe, and Africa. Her work has been acquired for the permanent collections of 15 museums including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Detroit Institute of Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

Episode #153
Episode Notes: 

Makers: A History of American Studio Craft / Bruce Metcalf and Janet Koplos


Chocolate covered Pomegranite Seeds / Trader Joes