Traditional Arts in Upstate New York. Traditional Arts of Upstate New York
53 Main Street
Canton, NY 13617
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Kindred Pursuits: Folk Art in North Country Life

A nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the folk culture and living traditions of New York's North Country. Explore this site to discover the diverse customs and traditions--like storytelling, music, crafts, foodways, and folk art--that make life special in our region, from the St. Lawrence River to the Adirondack Mountains.


April through October 22, 2016

Warmth, Remembrance, and Art

This astounding quilt exhibit covers two centuries of quilt making in the North Country and  fills two galleries at the TAUNY Center.

Learn more about the exhibition at this link.

An amazing collection of wearable art and more.

More than 100 artists!

TAUNY's Folkstore sells work from more than 100 local and regional artists and artisans. Stop in for a great selection for those graduation, Mother's Day, Father's Day, and wedding gifts!


The TAUNY Center & North Country Folkstore

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 We thank our North Country business supporters!


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