Arts Council
Kentucky Arts Council selects Louisville purse maker as featured artist

Press Release Date:  Friday, March 07, 2014  
Contact Information:  Emily B. Moses
Communications Director
502-564-3757, ext. 472

Kentucky purse maker Amanda Clark, of Louisville, has been selected as the Kentucky Arts Council's Featured Artist for March.

Clark, who is the owner and designer of Cattywumpus Bags, uses handpicked fabrics and beads to create one-of-a-kind purses, wristlets and messenger bags. Her signature styles incorporate contemporary fabrics with geometric designs and fluid patterns to create products that are eccentric and unique.

To see Clark's work, visit the arts council's website at The feature page includes:
  • A story about Clark's work.
  • A video of Clark discussing her work.
  • A portfolio of her work in the Kentucky Crafted Directory.
  • Contact information for the artist.

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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