Education

Village of Yesteryear

Educational Outreach Opportunities


Welcome and thank you for your interest in learning about traditional handcrafts through the Village of Yesteryear. The resources on this website are provided to enhance the learning experience of visitors to the Village while visiting the NC State Fair and/or to provide support for heritage education throughout the year. 


The Village website features individual web pages on exhibiting craftsmen with the following information:

History of the craft;

Natural resources used in the creation of the craft;

History of the craftsman and of the craft in the family;

Awards and recognition received by craftsman;

Video clips of select crafts in process (to be recorded during the 2010 State Fair).


Resources currently available and correlated to the NC Standard Course of Study include the following:

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