Apprentice Morgan Burrs with master Wendell Holmes.
Published September 30, 2014
The Virginia Folklife Program celebrated its eleventh annual Apprenticeship Showcase on September 21. It was a beautiful day of music, crafts, and food, and we thank those who came out to perform, demonstrate, and revel in the many wonderful traditions on display.
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If you missed the showcase, you can still watch the live stream here:
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