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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Date
1985-04
Description
Two proof sheets with twenty-three black and white images (plus negatives). Andrea and Sylvia apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. 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
Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary

Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary

Date
1985-03
Description
Seven color slides. Horvath posing with two of her aprpentices. 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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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 September 1992

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 September 1992

Date
1992-09-30
Description
Three audio cassettes. Held at the Langford Resort Hotel in Winter Park. Council Members present: Randall Reed, Yvonne Tucker, Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Kathy Monahan; Members absent: Jan Milner (chair), Rem Cabrera; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Debbie Fant (arts administrator), David Reddy (arts administrator); Visitors: Kristin Congdon, Dale & Jo Webber (Friends of Florida Folk). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 6. The Florida Folklife Council (FFC) was created by legislation in 1979 (79-322, SB 1203) within the Department of State to advise the Secretary of State on issues relating to folk arts and folk life as well as stimulate and encourage statewide public interest and participation in folk arts and folklore, sponsor conferences and workshops throughout the state, and make recommendations for the development of a statewide Florida Folk Arts program. The Florida Folklife Council consists of seven members appointed by the Secretary of State for four-year terms.
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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathAndrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia KolozsvaryMargaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia KolozsvaryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
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a_s1717_04_tape071Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 September 1992SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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