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TAMARACK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF EMERGING ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP


MEDIA ADVISORY May 15, 2019       CONTACT:            Sara McDowell 304.881.9721         TAMARACK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS ANNOUNCESEXPANSION OF EMERGING ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP Date: May 16, 2019Time: 10:00 a.m.Location: Taylor Books, Charleston WV The Tamarack Foundation for the Arts will announce the open call for their Emerging Artist Fellowship program. Based on the success of the pilot, the Foundation will announce an expansion…

Rug Hooking Workshop with Susan Feller


Learn traditional rug making techniques by creating a bag! In this workshop you will learn how to pull fabric strips with a hook to make loops, change colors and direction resulting in a creative, personal design! This class will teach you how to rug hook with non-traditional and recycled materials. Students will even be able to leave with a unique…

Earthtones Outdoor Watercolor Retreat with former TAF Emerging Artist Fellowship Recipient Rosalie Hazlett


WEST VIRGINIA ARTISANS SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN PRESTIGIOUS ARTFIELDS EXHIBITION


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:May 1, 2019 Renee Margoceerenee@tamarackfoundation.org WEST VIRGINIA ARTISANS SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN PRESTIGIOUS ARTFIELDS EXHIBITION CHARLESTON, WV — Ten West Virginians have been selected to showcase their artistic talents at the esteemed ARTFIELDS an annual art exhibition and competition happening this week in Lake City, South Carolina. The event takes place over nine days with artists from 12 different states…

Foundation hosts regional meeting at country club


Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists – May 2019


WEST VIRGINIA WVU Sculpture TourDeadline:  May 1, 2019Location: Morgantown, WV Artwork Accepted: Proposals for Outdoor SculpturesMore Information The School of Art & Design seeks proposals from artists 18 years of age or older for outdoor sculptures to be exhibited on the Evansdale campus of West Virginia University (WVU) in Morgantown, West Virginia. Sculptures will be on display for two years…

Creative Spotlight : West Virginia Fiber Artist – Jane Frenke


In our new series, Getting To Know You, the Tamarack Foundation for the Arts will introduce you to artists and makers living and working in West Virginia. Meet Jane Frenke of Fiesta Fibers Jane Frenke, Fiber Artist, Morgan County, West Virginia ______________________________________________________________________________ I am a fiber artist and I love what I do!  I’m a member of the Morgan Arts…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists – April 2019


WEST VIRGINIA Lamplight Gallery Artist Collaborator Deadline:  April 1, 2019Location: Thomas, WVArtwork Accepted: Contemporary *See DetailsMore Information Be featured at Lamplight Gallery in exchange for your contribution of helping run the gallery. The collaborator opens the gallery, mans the register, and represents every artist and maker in the space Stifel Fine Arts Center CrosscurrentsDeadline:  April 6, 2019Location: Wheeling, WVFee:  $25…

Join the Tamarack Foundation for the Arts for creative community-building at the 2019 Tom Tom Festival!


Join Tamarack Foundation for the Arts and the Virginia Commission for the Arts at the Eighth -Annual Tom Tom Summit & Festival. Thursday, April 11, 2019 Because a city is only as strong as its arts community. Supported by Tamarack Foundation for the Arts What empowers artists and builds creative community in small cities? Let’s talk about it. Nonprofit leaders,…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists – March 2019


WEST VIRGINIA Berkeley Art Works Annual Art & Earth Juried ExhibitionDeadline:  Deadline Extended to March 1, 2019Location: Martinsburg, WVFee: $35More Information The Berkeley Arts Council announces the Ninth Annual Art and Earth Juried Art Exhibit. The exhibit has the theme ‘Art and Earth: My Art – My World’. Entries should reflect the artist’s view of nature, the environment, or reflect…