Meet Decoy Carver Jack Murray of Cape May, New Jersey

Recorded June 2, 2023 Archived June 2, 2023 31:04 minutes
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Folklife Director Lesley Schierenbeck interviews Cape May native decoy carver Jack Murray about his apprenticeship with J.P. Hand of Cape May, his passion for carving, and why decoy carving is a unique folk art.

Jack volunteers his time by showing the tradition bearing art of Barnegat Bay style decoys in demonstrations to school groups at the Tuckerton Seaport & Jersey Shore Folklife Center


  • Jack Murray
  • Lesley Schierenbeck
  • Tuckerton Seaport

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