Photos from the 2017 Hammer-In

Many thanks to all who came out for the 2017 Hammer-In at the Kentucky Museum. We’re so thankful to partner on such a wonderful event with the Kentucky Museum.  If you missed the event, stay tuned for next year!

Check out photos from this year’s event, courtesy of KFP’s Ashley Edwards on KFP’s Facebook page.

 

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Hammer-In this Saturday

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Join us on October 7, 2017 for the Hammer-In at the Kentucky Museum, a free community event celebrating the metal workers’ trade. The event includes demonstrations, classes, exhibits, a narrative stage, and other activities for all ages. For detailed information about the schedule and demonstrators, check out the the Kentucky Museum’s website.  You can also  download the schedule for the day.

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November Newsletter Now Out

large-smallCheck out our latest newsletter here. Highlights from the newsletter:

  • KFP accepting Nominations for the Homer Ledford Award
  • KFP’s next Log Cabin Old-Time Jam to be held on November 17th from 7-9pm
  • Upcoming Basket Celebration at the Kentucky Museum
  • Hammer-In review
  • KFP website overhaul!

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October Newsletter – Read and Subscribe!

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Check out our latest newsletter here. Highlights from the newsletter:

  • KFP’s upcoming Hammer-In to take place this Saturday at the Kentucky Museum
  • KFP’s Log Cabin Old-Time Jam to be held on October 27th from 7-9pm
  • KFP featured in the Journal of Folklore and Education
  • Updates on the Kentucky Museum exhibition Standing the Test of Time: Kentucky’s White Oak Basket Tradition, now open at the Kentucky Museum
  • Hart County’s Leona Waddell honored as an NEA National Heritage Fellow
  • Updates on KFP’s Bosnia Oral History Project
  • Join us in celebrating Kentucky folklife by using the hashtag #kyfolklife in your social media posts celebrating traditional arts and folklife throughout the Commonwealth.

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