68 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Embroidery"
Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

Date
1985-04-02
Description
One audio cassette. (The first part of the interview was on C87-5, which is missing.) Alla Barabolak and Stephanie Cehelska discuss Ukrainian embroidery and differences/variety within the art; manner in which each of them learned to embroider; post-WWII changes in embroidery; pysanky [egg] decoration; trypylian designs; lack of interest in Ukrainian culture on the part of later generations; woodcarving; wedding traditions and wedding bread.
Collection
Needleworker Magraret Horvath working on Hungarian embroidery

Needleworker Magraret Horvath working on Hungarian embroidery

Date
1995-02-08
Description
One proof with 36 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-07-27
Description
One audio tape. The Kansas-born Hollowell, a homemaker, explains quilt making. She discusses learning the craft from her mother; the quilting tradition in her German-American family; uses of quilts; family history; relief quilts; popularity of quilting; common patterns; Dunkard communities; quilting in Jacksonville; and quilting in Indiana.
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Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1988-01-26
Description
One audio cassette. King learned to embroider with a treadle sewing machine by watching her mother in Greece. She discusses learning from her mother; use of the treadle sewing machine; designs; colors and materials used; threads; needles; moving to Florida (1987); products she makes; and others in her field.
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Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1996-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Margaret and Michael Horvath (Port Orange, FL) discuss their Hungarian background and traditions. They discuss embroidered items Margaret had made. Margaret discusses her past; costumes in various geographic areas of Hungary; her education as a city planner and embroidery as a social event for women in Hungary. Michael discusses his education and youth; culture; his law degree; his time as a POW in Russia; his work as a librarian in the US and the Folk Art Museum in Ormond Beach, FL. They sing a Hungarian folk song; discuss Hungarian foods and Hungarian folk tales. They tell a short folk tale: "How to Choose a Wife". Michael discusses the "rules" about folk art and keeping traditions alive.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Lolly V. Ferro, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, speaks for the Knights of Rizal, Filipino-American folk musicians. He discusses various aspects of Filipino culture including language, music, embroidery and holidays as well as how Filipino culture is carried out by their communities in the US.
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Bronsztein played Klezmer music. Palmer discusses basket making, and Horvath discusses Hungarian embroidery.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Morris discusses Jewish food, Briggs told Welsh stories, and Horvath finished discusses Hungarian embroidery (continued from FLN-29).
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Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
2001-05-27
Description
One audio cassette tape. Walter Bruce Crouse continues from C01-93 discussing wooden boat making. Margaret Horvath, Hungarian embroiderer since the age of 5, discusses Hungarian embroidery as well as Hungarian culture and her family history.
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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery

Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery

Date
1985-03
Description
Seven color slides. Andrea and Sylvia apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_23_c87-006Interview with Ukrainian embroiderersSoundEmbroiderers
Fieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Embroidery
Pysanky
Egg decoration
Arts, Ukrainian
Ukrainian Americans
Ukrainian American art
Textile arts
Family history
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Needleworker Magraret Horvath working on Hungarian embroideryNeedleworker Magraret Horvath working on Hungarian embroiderySoundEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Hungarian
Embroidery
Material culture
Needlework
Decorative arts
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a_s1618_04_tape03Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundNeedlework
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Quilting
Embroidery
Family history
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a_s1622_03_tape01Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundField recordings
Greek Americans
Embroidery
Machine sewing
Sewing machines
Needlework
Embroidery thread
Ironing boards
Interviews
Oral narratives
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a_s1576_63_c96-062Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundNeedleworkers
Librarians
Embroiderers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
World War, 1939-1945
Embroidery
Needlework
Storytelling
Food habits
Emigration and immigration
Family history
Herbs
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a_s1576_67_c97-073Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Arts, Asian
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Filipino Americans
Embroidery
Holidays and festivals
Community culture
Musicians
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a_s1576_46_fln-029Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)SoundBasket maker
Musicians
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Klezmer music
Basket making
Basket work
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
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a_s1576_46_fln-030Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)SoundStorytellers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Cooking and dining
Food preparation
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Food habits
Jewish Americans
Storytelling
Cooks
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a_s1576_87_c01-094Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundEmbroiderers
Boatbuilders
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Boats
Boatbuilding
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Decorative arts
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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroideryAndrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroideryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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