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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Paper art"
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Yasuko Dawson performing origami

Yasuko Dawson performing origami

Date
1991-10
Description
Seven color slides. Demonstration for fifth grade students at John E. Ford 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.
Collection
Yasuko Dawson interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Yasuko Dawson interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1992-08-20
Description
One audio cassette. Dawson talks about her involvement with the Duval County education project, and other projects with the Florida Folklife Program. She also discusses origami, her background, dealing with students, and other Asian arts.
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Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origami

Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origami

Date
1985-03-19
Description
Thirty-seven color slides. Demonstration at Stockton Elementary School. Origami is the Japanese art of paperfolding to create sculptures and symbolic shapes. 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 curricula. 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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Xiomala Carmona & Nery Castillo demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Xiomala Carmona & Nery Castillo demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1986-08-09
Description
One audio cassette. Xiomala Carmona and her daughter Ana learned paper craft in Santiago, Cuba while Nery Castillo and her daughter Vicia learned paper folding in Honduras. Nery was the sister-in-law to Xiomala.
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Sylvia Gracia making a Mickey Mouse pinata

Sylvia Gracia making a Mickey Mouse pinata

Date
1988-01
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Images of Garcia making piñata that is the head of Mickey Mouse. Garcia first made a piñata in 1968. She then began making them as a hobby. She makes them from cardboard covered in paper. She was born in Camaguey, Cuba. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Students demonstrating paper art traditions at Mamie Agnes Jones Elementary School

Students demonstrating paper art traditions at Mamie Agnes Jones Elementary School

Date
1985-01-09
Description
Eleven color slides. Students demonstrating dancing, making paper objects (paper planes), and shoe lacing. 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.
Collection
Students demonstrating folk traditions at Northshore Elementary School

Students demonstrating folk traditions at Northshore Elementary School

Date
1985-01-30
Description
Sixteen color slides. Students demonstrating dancing, making paper objects (paper planes), and shoe lacing. 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.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. The Kids stage started at 9am and ran through 4pm. (Although the recordings do not start until 10am.) One Heart were from Monticello, and featured Sam, Sally, and John Worley. Ketubah are Jewish marriage contracts which are usually highly decorative.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1998-05-23
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Pinatas by Victoria Grimm

Pinatas by Victoria Grimm

Date
1986-02
Description
31 color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Yasuko Dawson performing origamiYasuko Dawson performing origamiStill ImageArtisans
Teaching of folklore
Education
Students
Elementary schools
Schools
Demonstrations
Paper art
Paper work
Asian Americans
Asian American arts
Japanese Americans
Arts, Japanese
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a_s1618_05_tape17Yasuko Dawson interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundOrigami
Art education
Students
Elementary schools
Interviews
Paper art
Asian Americans
Japanese Americans
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Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origamiYasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origamiStill ImageSchools
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Japanese Americans
Students
Teaching of folklore
Education
Origami
Paper work
Paper art
Craft
Arts, Japanese
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Kimonos
Clothing and dress
Art
Artisans
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a_s1685_05_tape02Xiomala Carmona & Nery Castillo demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Cuban Americans
Honduran Americans
Children
Paper art
Art techniques
Decorative arts
Paper flowers
Papier mâché
Storytelling
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Sylvia Gracia making a Mickey Mouse pinataSylvia Gracia making a Mickey Mouse pinataStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Pinatas
Decoration and ornament
Decorative arts
Paper art
Papier-mache
Material culture
Craft
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Students demonstrating paper art traditions at Mamie Agnes Jones Elementary SchoolStudents demonstrating paper art traditions at Mamie Agnes Jones Elementary SchoolStill ImageFieldwork
Paper art
Classrooms
Elementary schools
Children
Folklife
Students
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Students demonstrating folk traditions at Northshore Elementary SchoolStudents demonstrating folk traditions at Northshore Elementary SchoolStill ImageFieldwork
Demonstrations
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Folklife
Education
Dance
Children
Body movement
Hand-clapping games
Clothing
Paper art
Dancers
Students
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a_s1576_66_c97-007Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)SoundSingers
Drummers (Musicians)
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Narratives
String bands
Animal tales
Tales
Music performance
Dulcimer music
Haitian Americans
Fiddle music
Judaism
Jewish Americans
Seminole Indians
Ketubah
Paper art
Storytellers
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a_s1576_78_d98-030Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)SoundQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Whip maker
Rodeo performers
Basket maker
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Artisans
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Paper art
Paper work
Paper lanterns
Filipino Americans
Quilting
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Needlework
Seminole Indians
Basket making
Basket work
Native Americans
Ranching
Rodeo
Whipcracking
African Americans
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Pinatas by Victoria GrimmPinatas by Victoria GrimmStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Arts, Mexican
Pinatas
Paper work
Paper art
Decorative arts
Decoration and ornament
Material culture
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