It's a culture clash, indeed. How does one cope without a smart phone, car and -- especially on construction projects, where power tools are the norm -- electricity? Rapper-turned-renovator Vanilla Ice (aka Rob Van Winkle) finds out in a big way in this series, a follow-up to his popular DIY program "The Vanilla Ice Project". With no frills and no music -- but still topped with his favorite flat-brimmed baseball caps -- Ice visits a large Amish settlement in Ohio to learn the lost art of craftsmanship by hand. He embeds with a local family and bonds with a group of young Amish men and women, who teach him the traditions, practices and trades that have guided their way of life for centuries. Among the projects Ice and his newfound friends tackle are a kitchen reconstruction, a traditional barn-raising, a backyard patio, and a basement renovation.
Network: DIY Network (2013 - 2014)
Schedule: Saturdays at 22:00 (30 min)
Show Type: Reality
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes
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Amish Field of Dreams
Episode 2x06; Nov 15, 2014
As a parting gift, Rob builds bleachers and a concession stand on an Amish wagon at a community baseball field.
|2x06: Amish Field of Dreams||Nov 15, 2014|
|2x05: Raber Family Fun: Round Two||Nov 8, 2014|
|2x04: Pimped Out Patio||Nov 1, 2014|