Louisiana Folklife Village – Weekend 2 – May 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2017

Louisiana Native Nations
BASKET WEAVING
Lora Ann ChaissonUnited Houma Nation
Montegut, LA
CANE BASKETS
John & Scarlett DardenChitimacha
Charenton, LA
GARFISH SCALE JEWELRY
Janie LusterUnited Houma Nation
Theriot, LA
WOOD CARVING
Roy ParfaitUnited Houma Nation
Dulac, LA
The Work of Many Lives – Waterways in Louisiana
TRADITIONAL BOAT BUILDING
Tom ColvinMandeville, St. Tammany
CRAWFISH TRAPS & DEEPWATER NETS
Kernis HuvalSunset, St. Landry Parish
DUCK CARVING
John HacsundaLafayette, Lafayette Parish
NET MAKING & MINIATURE BOAT BUILDING
The Robin FamilySt. Bernard, St. Bernard Parish

Made by Hand – Crafts of Everyday Life in Louisiana
STRINGED INSTRUMENT REPAIR
Calvin ArdoinOpelousas, St. Landry Parish
ORNAMENTAL WOODWORKING
Charles GillamNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
FILÉ GRINDING
Lionel Key Jr. Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish
CAJUN ACCORDIONS
Clarence “Junior” MartinScott, Lafayette Parish
Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler – Ritual and Celebration in Louisiana
MARDI GRAS FLOAT MAKING
Tana BarthNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
MARDI GRAS INDIAN CRAFTS & TRADITIONS
Big Chief Tyrone CasbyNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
MARDI GRAS BALL GOWNS
Royal Design HouseNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
SOCIAL AID AND PLEASURE CLUB CRAFTS
Wynoka BoudreauxLadies of Unity LLC
New Orleans, Orleans Parish
Architectural Trades – Master Building Arts in Louisiana
MILLWORK
Heinz GautschiNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
DECORATIVE PAINTING & RESTORATION
Diane KilleenNew Orleans, Orleans Parish
CYPRESS SHINGLES & WATER CISTERNS
Ray & Danny WeimerThibodaux, Lafourche Parish
CEMETERY RESTORATION
Heather KnightNew Orleans, Orleans Parish

Blacksmith Demo Annex

BLACKSMITHING
Russ ForshagAmite, Tangipahoa Parish