Reminiscences of J. Fred Woell 1986

 

Name
Woell, J. Fred, 1934- (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of J. Fred Woell 1986
Abstract
Childhood in Midwest, early interest in art; study of economics, Park College, Missouri, and University of Illinois; M.F.A. from University of Wisconsin, Madison; development of art over years while teaching in Wisconsin; teaching, Program in Artisanry at Boston University; views on teaching crafts; move to Swain to teach; views on marriage, personal art style, the creative process.
Collection Name
American craftspeople project
Subjects
Art metal-workers; Arts and crafts movement; Metal-work; Woell, J. Fred, 1934-
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1986
Note (Biographical)
Metal artist.
Note
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on June 26, 1986.
Note (Provenance)
J. Fred Woell, Gift 1988
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13673575
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-7eam-wr54
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.