Vestal Museum (2013-2014)


I was Curator of the Vestal Museum from August 2013 to September 2014, where my duties included managing accession and deaccession (Registrar), developing educational programs, creating and installing exhibits. Below are photos of some of those activities.

 

Teaching Paper Quilling

Teaching the historic craft of paper quilling.

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Teaching about & trying prehistoric pottery techniques at Vestal Library Family Crafts Day.

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Working with museum patron Gary Wilcox to choose artifacts to include in a Midcentury modern holiday and toys exhibit.

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In front of my archaeology exhibit, which explained a variety of archaeological analyses done by local professionals and promoted preservation of local sites. You can download the exhibit guide on my Academia.edu page here.