TV Picks: 'Craft Wars,' U.S. Olympic swimming trials, 'Hell's Kitchen'
TV highlights for Tuesday, June 26, include TLC's new competition series "Craft Wars," "Deadliest Catch" and "The Glee Project."
Tonight in Prime Time
This is not your grandmother's world of crafting. In this new TLC series, "craft-virtuosos" compete in a "knockdown, drag-out fight for supremacy" and are judged by Stephen Brown, Erica Domesek and Jo Pearson for a cash prize. For the series premiere, the contestants must create a playhouse using school supplies. As host Tori Spelling says, "Fire up your glue guns." 10 p.m. Tuesday on TLC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Tuesday
U.S. Olympic Trials, 8 p.m. (NBC): Swimming finals. From Omaha, Neb.
"Hell's Kitchen," 8 p.m. (Fox): The contestants prepare food for UFC fighter Tito Ortiz and former boxer Sugar Ray Leonard.
"Deadliest Catch," 9 p.m. (Discovery): The polar ice pack makes its way to the opilio crab-hunting grounds; two deckhands fall victim to an ice assault.
"Mysteries at the Museum," 9 p.m. (Travel): Don Wildman investigates a wearable computer, a bizarre weapon of war and a custom-made suit of armor that helped perpetuate one of the longest and most shocking street battles in America.
"Design Star," 9 p.m. (HGTV): Designers must create a party lounge that pays homage to Hollywood eras.
"The Glee Project," 10 p.m. (Oxygen): The group's sultry mashup of "Moves Like Jagger" and "Milkshake" leaves some contenders squirming.
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