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Appple Cider Apple Cider
Demonstration

Cider - n: juice pressed from fruit (as apples) and used as a beverage.
This video was taken at the Mountain Farm Museum and shows how apple cider was made.


 




Catch the Sprit of Applacachia

Keeping Heritage Alive Through The Arts

Catch The Sprit Of Appalachia


Mountain Clogging Clogging
Traditional Dance

The Southern Appalachian Cloggers (Canton, NC) demonstrates authentic free-style mountain clogging.

Dutch Ovens Dutch Ovens

Cooking biscuits and cornbread in an open fireplace with Dutch Ovens.


Highlands Pipe and Drum
and Drum Corp.

Wearing traditional Scottish kilts, The Highlands Pipe and Drums Corp. performed at the Swain County Heritage Festival.


Eddie Swimmer Indian Hoop Dance
By Eddie Swimmer

Cherokee native Eddie Swimmer performs an Indian Hoop Dance.

Lye Soap Lye Soap

Mountain settlers had to be very self sufficient and make what they needed to live, including making their own soap.

Oconaluftee River Trail

Learn about Cherokee Indian legends as you take an easy walk beside the Oconaluftee River.


Treadle Sewing Machine Treadle Sewing Machine

This video was taken at the Mountain Farm Museum and shows how to sew with an old fashioned treadle machine.

Sorghum Molasses

 In this video we watch how Sweet Sorghum Cane is processed into molasses.


Spinning Wheels Spinning Wheels

This video demonstrates the progression of spinning wheel "technology" that mountain folk depended on to make their own clothing.
Tartan Lassie.comTartan Lassie

Handmade items in the Scottish tradition.

www.tartanlassie.com




Wildcat Tommy Wildcat
Indian Flute

Winner of the 2002 Native American Music Award
"Flutist of the Year", Tommy Wildcat
is an accomplished Cherokee recording artist.