Kentucky Arts Council presents fine art and craft at Governor's Derby Celebration
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Visitors to the Governor’s Derby Celebration in downtown Frankfort will have an opportunity to purchase some of Kentucky’s finest traditional and contemporary craft and art on the grounds of the Old Capitol from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2012.
Artists who have been accepted into the Kentucky Arts Council’s Kentucky Crafted Program will offer jewelry, paintings, pottery, basketry, woodwork, hand-painted photographs, soft sculptures, toys and more.
Artists exhibiting are:
Richard Adams, London
Wood - woodturning: bowls and accessoriesGary Bertram, Georgetown
Gary Bertram Art LLC
Paintings and drawingsMarianne Brown, Lawrenceburg
Marianne Brown Pottery
Pottery - kitchenwarePaula Clark, Frankfort
Paula Clark Studio
Painting Pam Hillard, Lebanon
BasketweavingJohn Keeton, Winchester
Wood - woodturning: bowls and décorEugene King, Pikeville
Appalachian Mountain Crafts
Wood - kitchen utensils, toys, décorCorey Marcum, Somerset
FurnitureJudy Rosati, Louisville
Judy Rosati's Fine Arts Photography LLC
PhotographyJeannette Rowlett, Berea
JewelryAudrey Schulz, Louisville
Audrey Schulz Horses
Textiles - Soft sculpture animalsMick and Deb Shambro, Lexington
ShambroLa Wood Art
Wood - Scroll saw: plaques, portraits, décor
Earlier this month, Governor Steve Beshear and First Lady Jane Beshear announced that the 76th annual Governor’s Derby Celebration will be held in historic downtown Frankfort for the second year in a row. The celebration held on Kentucky Derby Day is free and open to the public. For more information on the celebration, please visit http://governor.ky.gov/derbycelebration.
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, creates opportunities for Kentuckians to value, participate in and benefit from the arts. Kentucky Arts Council funding is provided by the Kentucky General Assembly and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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