From chickens sculpted out of animal bones, to gargantuan ship’s figureheads, welcome to the world of British Folk Art

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Curator Martin Myrone introduces the British Folk Art exhibition at Tate Britain. Steeped in tradition and generally created by self-taught artists and artisans, the often humble but always remarkable objects on display include everything from quirky shop signs and Toby jugs, to elaborately crafted quilts.