Gary Prater: Craftsman

 

 

Gary Prater worked in many fields. He changed from one to another depending on income and passion he worked in wood working and historic restoration, farming,teaching and directed a couple of Muncie museums. This story was part of one of my journalism courses in 2014 at Ball State University in Muncie, Ind. The soundslide above, Prater explains his reasons behind leaving those careers and why he ended up as an independent farmer and craftsman.