The Journey

 In 2017, Fred Bueltmann and Kyle Bice set out on an epic cross country quest to

further understand the makers movement and craft renaissance. Their journey

was documented and takes readers and listeners deep into the creative combustion

engine of our country; talking to the colorful characters who hold the

deeper truths of This Craft Nation.

The Route

Day One: KALAMAZOO, MI

Day Two: ANN ARBOR, MI

Day Three: DETROIT, MI

Day Four: BALTIMORE, MD

Days Five-Six: NEW YORK, NY

Day Seven: New Jersey & Upstate New York

Day Nine: WASHINGTON, DC

Day Ten: SWOOP, VA

NASHVILLE, TN

LOUISVILLE, KY: DAY 1

LOUISVILLE, KY: DAY 2

OXFORD, MS

NEW ORLEANS, LA: DAY 1

NEW ORLEANS, LA: DAY 2

SAN ANTONIO, TX: DAY 1

SAN ANTONIO, TX, DAY 2

AUSTIN, TX

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

PORTLAND, OR

SEATTLE, WA

MISSOULA, MT

ST. PAUL, MN

MADISON, WI

MILWAUKEE, WI

CHICAGO, IL: DAY 1

CHICAGO, IL: DAY 2

CHICAGO, IL: DAY 3