the republic logo

Kentucky Crafted Program inviting artists to apply; those selected will get marketing help

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

FRANKFORT, Kentucky — The Kentucky Arts Council is accepting applications from artists interested in participating in a program that helps them market their creations.

The Kentucky Crafted Program is an adjudicated marketing assistance program for the state's finest visual and craft artists. It provides assistance through marketing and promotional opportunities and arts business training.

Kentucky Arts Council director Lori Meadows says it is an ideal way for artists to access wholesale buyers and work on their entrepreneurial skills.

Artists accepted into the program are eligible to use the Kentucky Crafted logo, exhibit at special markets and be included in the arts council's online directory for artists.

The deadline to apply for Kentucky Crafted is Aug. 17. For more information about the program, contact Ed Lawrence, arts council arts marketing director, at ed.lawrence@ky.gov.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.