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The Museum's Artisan Field Trips feature video interviews with living history artisans and makers as they demonstrate their Revolutionary-era crafts. Historic costume maker Jana Violante (@janaviolante) joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss her work as a seamstress. 

Virtual Spring Break with the Museum, sponsored by PECO, ran online in April 2020, featuring do-at-home crafts and activities, virtual story time, Artisans Field Trip living history interviews, and live Q&As with Museum staff. The digital series highlighted things you can make at home, the people who make things for the Museum, and the makers of the Revolutionary War. 

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Paul McClintock, Bookbinder
 

Artisan Field Trip with Bookbinder Paul McClintock

Paul McClintock joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss his work as a bookbinder using historical techniques.
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Artisan Field Trip with Shoemaker Shaun Pekar

Shaun Pekar joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss his work as a shoemaker using historical techniques.
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Artisan Field Trip with Joiner Brian McDonald

Joiner Brian McDonald joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss his carpentry work.
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