Emerging Artist Takeover!


The foundation’s Emerging Artist Fellow, Rosalie Haizlett, is taking over Tamarack Foundation for the Art’s social media accounts and posting during an exciting project.  Follow along as she updates us on her latest adventure creating artwork inspired by her travels. To view the most recent updates, visit these links to the Tamarack Foundation’s Facebook and Instagram accounts. Learn more about the foundation’s Emerging Artist Fellowship….

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists July 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Jackson’s Mill Jubilee Craft Fair Vendor Booths Deadline: July 1, 2018 Location: Weston, WV Fee: Booth fees vary by size  *See Details Artwork Accepted: **applications currently open for return vendors only More Information The 2018 Jackson’s Mill Jubilee theme is “Keeping Tradition Alive.”  The festival is a celebration of Appalachian Heritage with educational demonstrations, indigenous…

Best of WV Juried Exhibition 2018 Award Winners


  Every year, Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia and the Tamarack Foundation for the Arts celebrate West Virginia artists and artisans by showcasing their creativity and talent in this special juried competition.  The Best of West Virginia open juried exhibition may be entered by any artist or artisan who resides in West Virginia. Participants in the exhibition compete for four monetary…

Creative Perspective: Advice for Getting Your Handmade Product into Shops and Galleries from Wild Mountain Soap Company


Mary & Phillip Peelish of Fayette County, West Virginia   Phillip Peelish, Tamarack Artisan Advisory Board member, and co-owner of Wild Mountain Soap Company says business is booming. We asked Phillip and Mary to share their thoughts with us on how other artists working in West Virginia may learn from her successes. Tell us a little bit about Wild Mountain…