link to Florida Folklife exhibit Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Historical Museum of Southern Florida

Florida Folklife
Traditional Arts in Contemporary Communities

link to virtual exhibit

Throughout Florida artists draw on traditional, community-based designs to create objects valued for both their usefulness and beauty. ...... Read more

The artists represent four Florida traditions:
Maritime, Marsh and Ranching
Domestic and Decorative
Ritual and Festive
Musical

Nine artists are in this virtual exhibit.
Begin with Nick Toth, diving helmet maker.