57 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Painters"
Ruth Sheppard and her crafts

Ruth Sheppard and her crafts

Date
1978-05
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Wife to whip maker Claude Sheppard, Ruth painted, quilted, and made crochet dolls. Slide S78-925 is missing.
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Rosemaling by Audrey Shine

Rosemaling by Audrey Shine

Date
1987-11-24
Description
Thirteen color slides. Rosemale literally means "rose" or "flower" paitning, and refers to Norwegian decorative painting. It was popula rin Euope from 1750 through 1870s. It was revived by Norwegian Americans when they began rosemaling their family furniture like bowls and trunks. 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 between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Robert Shanafelt's fieldwork images for the Lakefront Legacy festival

Robert Shanafelt's fieldwork images for the Lakefront Legacy festival

Date
1992-03
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). Various fieldwork images, including His Quartet (from Clewiston; 3 images); local pioneer Salvatore (3 images); carver Harrington (5 images); a school mural (12 images); a sign for Chaka Zolo store; and a sculpture commemorating the 1928 hurricane. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 4 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 4 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Footage of Gomez using a backstrap loom; Leonard making palmetto hats; and various craft demonstrations: blacksmiths, Guatemalan masks, cotton spinning, paintings, jewelry, and cooking.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 2 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 2 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Continues video FV-59 of the peformance on Stage III of Washington DC-based blues duo Wiggins and Cephas. Then extensive footage of the Cayo Huesa Comparsas Band and Dancers performing. Followed by artist Mario Sanchez discussing his paintings (hard to hear.) Then ends with the City of Dunedin Bagpipers. For the full audio recording of Cephas and Wiggins, see S 1576, D91-8.
Collection
Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Date
1984-05
Description
Eighteen color slides. Baker served as a master artist in the 1984-1985 apprenticeship program. For an interview with Baker and his apprentice (Ellis Wright) see S 1576, Box 11, tape C84-2. Baker, whose first painting was a copy of a church hand fan for which he was paid five dollars when he was a child, studied art at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. He worked for years as a professional sign painter in Lake City, but also created his own emotionally charged and religiously influenced paintings and sculptures on the side. Folklorist Blanton Owen has described his work as 'blues on canvas'. Baker died in 2002. 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
Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Date
1984-05
Description
Sixty-seven color slides. Slides S86-1678 through S 86-1683 are of Baker. Slides S86-1644 through S86-1646 are of his studio. Baker served as a master artist in the 1984-1985 apprenticeship program. For an interview with Baker and his apprentice (Ellis Wright) see S 1576, Box 11, tape C84-2. Baker, whose first painting was of a copy of a church hand fan for which he was paid five dollars when he was a child, studied art at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. He worked for years as a professional sign painter in Lake City, but also created emotionally charged and religiously influenced paintings and sculptures on the side. Folklorist Blanton Owen has described his work as 'blues on canvas'. Baker died in 2002. 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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Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculptures

Date
1981-08-26
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Slides S82-976 and 987 are missng. Baker, whose first painting was a copy of church hand fan for which he was paid five dollars when just a child, studied art at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. He worked for years as a professional sign painter in Lake City, but also created his own emotionally charged and religious influenced paintings and sculptures on the side. Folklorist Blanton Owen has described his work as 'blues on canvas'. Baker died in 2002. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
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Pharaoh Baker painting at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Pharaoh Baker painting at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1984-05
Description
Two color slides.
Collection
Pharaoh Baker at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Pharaoh Baker at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Seven color slides. Baker, whose first painting was a copy of a church hand fan for which he was paid five dollars when he a child, studied art at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. He worked for years as a professional sign painter in Lake City, but also created emotionally charged and religiously influenced paintings and sculptures on the side. Folklorist Blanton Owen has described his work as 'blues on canvas'. Baker died in 2002.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Ruth Sheppard and her craftsRuth Sheppard and her craftsStill ImagePainters
Fieldwork
Painting
Art
Decorative arts
Material culture
Dolls
Toys
Craft
Crocheting
Quilted goods
Quilts
Artists
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Rosemaling by Audrey ShineRosemaling by Audrey ShineStill ImagePainters
Artists
Fieldwork
Painting
Norwegian Americans
Decorative arts
Rosemaling
Material culture
Craft
Flowers in art
Decoration and ornament
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Robert Shanafelt's fieldwork images for the Lakefront Legacy festivalRobert Shanafelt's fieldwork images for the Lakefront Legacy festivalStill ImagePainters
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Fieldwork
A capella singers
Elderly, the
Mural painting and decoration
Murals
Signs (commercial)
Sculpture
Art
Singers
Wood carvers
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 4 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 4 of 15)Moving ImageWeavers
Spinner
Painters
Artists
Blacksmiths
Video recording
Television
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Palmetto weaving
Hats
Demonstrations
Women weavers
Weaving
Spinning wheels
Blacksmithing
Jewelry
Tents
Decorative arts
Painting
Food preparation
Cookware
Masks
Cooks
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 2 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 2 of 15)Moving ImageDancers
Artists
Painters
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Harmonica players
Musicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Blues (Music)
Harmonica music
Singing
Guitar music
Performing arts
Bagpipe music
Bagpipes
Arts, Scottish
Kilts
Comparsa tradition
Arts, Cuban
Dance
Body movement
Bagpipers
Blues singers
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Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesPharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesStill ImageSculptors
Painters
Fieldwork
Painting
Art
Sculpture
Figurines
African Americans
Decorative arts
Material culture
Artists
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Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesPharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesStill ImagePainters
Fieldwork
African Americans
Painting
Art
Artists studios
Decorative arts
Figurines
Sculpture
Artists
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Pharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesPharaoh Baker's paintings and sculpturesStill ImagePainters
Fieldwork
Art
African Americans
Painting
Sculpture
Metal sculpture
Metal craft
Figurines
Arts, African
Artists
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Pharaoh Baker painting at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalPharaoh Baker painting at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Artists
Painting
African Americans
Painters
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Pharaoh Baker at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalPharaoh Baker at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Special events
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
African Americans
Art
Demonstrations
Painters
Artists
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