Work Samples

Part 5. Work Samples

  • Both master and apprentice are required to submit work samples. Use the space below to provide a description to accompany your submission. These can be submitted as email attachments, or mailed as hard copy to the Tennessee Arts Commission Folklife Program at 401 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Nashville, TN, 37243.
  • Links to video files uploaded to YouTube or a similar website may be submitted as work samples. Provide links in the appropriate space below.
  • Music or Verbal Arts: Minimum of two audio or video samples each for master and apprentice, submitted as hard copy or online. Total time of the samples for each artist should not exceed 7 minutes. In the space below, briefly describe the date, location, and content of each. Note whether the audio/video relates to the master or apprentice.
  • Material Culture, Crafts, or Foodways: Minimum of five images each from master and apprentice, submitted as hard copy or online. In the space below, briefly describe the date, location, and content of each. Note whether the image relates to the master or apprentice. Examples should include images that show close details of the work.
  • Dance, Folk Theater, Calendar or Life-Cycle Customs: Minimum of two video samples each for master and apprentice, submitted as hard copy or online. Total time of the samples for each artist should not exceed 7 minutes. In the space below, briefly describe the date, location, and content of each. Note whether the audio relates to the master or apprentice.
  • Use the space below to provide a description to accompany your submission.
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