68 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Embroidery"
Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-05-06
Description
Twenty color slides. Demonstrating embroidery at Stockton Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Date
1986-01-14
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Demostrating embroidery and Palestinian rugs at Timucua Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Needlework by Barbara Jones

Needlework by Barbara Jones

Date
1987-08
Description
Eleven color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Needlework by Fula Peletti

Needlework by Fula Peletti

Date
1987-08
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Basket maker Rothfuss is pictured in a couple of images. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Needlework by Marion Jones

Needlework by Marion Jones

Date
1987-08
Description
Twelve color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Date
1986-03
Description
Thirty black and white negatives. Images of Palestinian American Nadia Michael sewing at her home.
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Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-03-05
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Demonstrating Palestinian emboridery and clothing at Loretto Elementary School. An interview with Farmand can be found in S 1576, Box 22, C86-171/172. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Palestinian embroidery by Nadia Michaels

Palestinian embroidery by Nadia Michaels

Date
1986-04-29
Description
Fourteen color slides. The 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Penny King with her Greek embroidery

Penny King with her Greek embroidery

Date
1988-08
Description
Fifteen color slides. The 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.
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Quilts by Peggy Hollowell

Quilts by Peggy Hollowell

Date
1988-07
Description
Twenty-five color slides. For an interview with Hollowell, see 1618, box 4, tape 3. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts,and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Embroiderers
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Rugs
Embroiderers
Rug makers
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Needlework by Barbara JonesNeedlework by Barbara JonesStill ImageNeedleworkers
Fieldwork
Needlework
Clothing and dress
Embroidery
Material culture
Decorative arts
Decoration and ornament
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Needlework by Fula PelettiNeedlework by Fula PelettiStill ImageNeedleworkers
Fieldwork
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Clothing and dress
Material culture
Embroidery
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Needlework by Marion JonesNeedlework by Marion JonesStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Needlework
Decorative arts
Textile arts
Material culture
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Needleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleNeedleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleStill ImageEmbroidery
Folklife
Palestinian Americans
Sewing
Needlework
Textile arts
Textiles
Embroiderers
Needleworkers
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Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Students
Children
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Musicians
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Palestinian embroidery by Nadia MichaelsPalestinian embroidery by Nadia MichaelsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Needlework
Palestinian Americans
Textile arts
Decorative arts
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Penny King with her Greek embroideryPenny King with her Greek embroideryStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Greek Americans
Arts, Greek
Decorative arts
Needlework
Material culture
Clothing
Clothing and dress
Textile arts
Design
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Quilts by Peggy HollowellQuilts by Peggy HollowellStill ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Textiles
Textile arts
Quilting
Quilts
Embroidery
Needlework
Decorative arts
Design
Quilted goods
Domestic arts
Quiltmakers
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