Folk art is found in everyday objects and expressions: it tells us about who we are and where we came from.

In Idaho, a hand-tooled saddle and rustic cowboy boots link to agricultural and ranching heritage, while a musical performance or an instrument may provide an introduction to the traditions and varied cultures of newcomers.

In this audio series on Boise State Public Radio, Arlie Sommer introduces us to artists in the Idaho Commission on the Arts’ Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program, Arts Idaho grantees and award recipients. 

Tune in here.