118 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Workshops"
Sorted by Type
Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (master version & B-roll)

Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (master version & B-roll)

Date
1977
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 32 minutes) A completed episode of Florida Yesterday, hosted by Frog Smith. Called Pioneer Homes, it involved Frog and Cypress Knee Museum owner Tom Gaskins making cypress shingles and discussing carpentry, jokes, hunting stores, and local lore. Also includes ten minutes of cutaways and inserts of the museum, including the workshop, signs, and exhibits. For more images of Gaskins, see S 1577, volume 58, S 1708, volume 1, and S 1624, box 2, folder 13. For an interview, see S 1708, box 4, tapes 12-15.
Collection
Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape).
Collection
Haitian Carniveral Traditions workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Haitian Carniveral Traditions workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Cantrell served as the emcee. The worskhop began with the steel drum band, led by Reyes, followed by Liliane Louis, prompted by Cantrell, telling stories about Haitian holiday tradtions. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
Collection
Interview with leather worker Alvi Twiss

Interview with leather worker Alvi Twiss

Date
1987-01-20
Description
Two audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project 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.
Collection
Interview with net maker Martin Cooper

Interview with net maker Martin Cooper

Date
1984-07-24
Description
Fifteen color slides. For images of Cooper, see S 1577, v. 37. Cooper, also a fisher, discusses local (Mayport) Swedish and Portuguese fishers; starting out as a fisher in the 1950s; his work as a fisher and as a security guard at Mayport naval base; entering the net business; river shrimping; various seafood licenses; the changing nature of shrimp boats and the trade; the process of making a net; catching mullet; net styles; time involved in netmaking; materials for making nets; various types of nets; and repairing nets. 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
Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. Cauley

Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. Cauley

Date
1985-03-06
Description
One audio cassette. David Cauley served as an apprentice under his uncle J.D. in 1984-1985. The interview took place at J.D.'s Feed and Saddle Store. They discuss saddle making (the process, tools, and learning the craft); leather work tools; types of saddles; ranching; saddle trees and other equipment; and the effect of factory-made saddles upon the craft. For a transcript of the interview, see S 1640, box 1, folder 7. For a 1983 interview with J.D., see S 1577, box 11, tape C83-113. 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.
Collection
Interview with wood carver Harold Dunn

Interview with wood carver Harold Dunn

Date
1986-12-12
Description
Three audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, 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.
Collection
Interviews with wheelwright Lester Hollenback with his apprentice Albert (Tico) Rubio

Interviews with wheelwright Lester Hollenback with his apprentice Albert (Tico) Rubio

Date
1991-12-14
Description
Three audio cassettes. Interviews occurred on three separate dates: tape 17 (14 December 1991), tape 18 (30 March 1992) and tape 19 (25 June 1992). They discuss their lives, how they learned their skills, and the progress they made during the apprenticeship. They performed the work at the Pioneer Settlement where Rubio worked as a blacksmith. Hollenback was originally from Illinois were he learned blacksmith and wheelwrighting from his father. Rubio was originally from New York. For more information on both of them, see S 1644, box 10, folder 5. 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 first folklorist Peter Roller, then folklorist Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Date
1983-12-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Marshall was a group leader. Members of the group discuss the dynamic nature of traditions; public and private fundraising; marketing educational materials; grant writing; the National Endowment for the Arts; lobbying; and other issues.
Collection
Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Date
1981-12-11
Description
Four audio cassettes. Bulger and Willet were group leaders. Some parts of the recording are difficult to hear- the recording is too soft. Group members discuss folklorists' responsibilities in terms of their treatment towards folk artists and craftspeople; folk informants' goals in their interaction with folklorists; the analysis of folk material; public presentation of folk culture; apprenticeship programs; advancing professionally in state government; religious values; and other related topics.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (master version & B-roll)Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (master version & B-roll)Moving ImageWoodworkers
Documentary videos
Shingles
Cypress
Wood craft
Woodworking tools
Tools
Carpentry tools
Material culture
Storytelling
Humor
Tall tales
Personal experience narratives
Oral narratives
Signs and signboards
Museums
Tourism
Workshops
Storytellers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_video.jpg
Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)Moving ImagePerformers
Guitarist
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Workshops
Arts, Irish
Irish dance
Children
Singers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_video.jpg
a_s1576_t90-063Haitian Carniveral Traditions workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundBands (Music)
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Steel drum (Musical instrument)
African Americans
Trinidadians
Haitian Americans
Demonstrations
Workshops
Holidays and festivals
Drummers (Musicians)
Musicians
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg
a_s1708_05_tape13Interview with leather worker Alvi TwissSoundFieldwork
Leather goods
Leather craft
Workshops
Workplace
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
Leather workers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/audio.jpg
a_s1576_23_c86-198Interview with net maker Martin CooperSoundNet maker
Fishers
Fishing nets
Occupational groups
Nets
Netmaking
Workplace
Workshops
Weaving
Occupational folklore
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Maritime folklore
Labor
Shrimpers (persons)
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg
a_s1640_20_tape07Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. CauleySoundLeather workers
Saddle maker
Apprentices
Saddles
Saddlery
Horses Equipment and supplies
Leather craft
Leather goods
Material culture
Workplace
Workshops
Teaching of folklore
Tools
Interviews
Sound recordings
Ranch life
Ranching
Horse industry
Occupational groups
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg
a_s1708_04_tape06Interview with wood carver Harold DunnSoundFieldwork
Circus wagons
Material culture
Wagons
Woodwork
Wood carving
Decorative arts
Wood craft
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Miniatures
Miniature craft
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/audio.jpg
a_s1640_23_tape17Interviews with wheelwright Lester Hollenback with his apprentice Albert (Tico) RubioSoundWoodworkers
Blacksmiths
Fieldwork
Wheels
Blacksmithing
Woodwork
Personal experience narratives
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Tools
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Metalwork
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Apprentices
Wheelwrights
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg
a_s1576_09_c83-063Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money QuestionSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg
a_s1576_09_c83-065Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife ProgrammingSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_audio.jpg