TAUNY, Traditional Arts in Upstate New York http://mountainlake.org/topics/traditional_arts_in_upstate_new_york_tauny/index.rss en-us Copyright © Mountain Lake PBS 2014. All rights reserved. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 11:36:00 GMT New Documentary Preserving Adirondack Folk Songs to Premiere on December 6th A new film documents the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter, a woman who traveled the Adirondacks collecting rare folk songs that are being rediscovered 60 years later.

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Mountain Lake Journal (Special Edition) - July 26, 2013 Songs To Keep: Mountain Lake PBS is teaming with SUNY Plattsburgh and Traditional Arts in Upstate New York to produce a documentary celebrating folk music of the Adirondacks and the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter

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Adirondack Artist Discovers Art of Carving Totem Poles An Adirondack artist discovers the talent of carving totem poles passed on by her native ancestors and her father.

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Songs to Keep: Interview with Producer Paul Larson Mountain Lake PBS Producer Paul Larson discusses Songs To Keep, a new documentary celebrating folk music of the Adirondacks and the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter.

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Wagon Wheel Rug Making We team up with TAUNY to bring you the story of an artist trying to save the North Country and Quebec craft of wagon wheel rug making from becoming extinct.

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A Strumming Success - Master Luthier David Nichols Folk artist David Nichols is a musician who can create the very instruments that he loves to play. He builds guitars that look and sound beautiful, using materials from as far away as Russia and as close as the Adirondacks.

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Wonders in Wool! - Folk Artist Prudence Matthews Thrift stores and closets provide the material for the the beautiful hooked rugs created by folk artist Prudence Matthews.

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