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The Kentucky Artisan Center issues press releases and monthly calendars on upcoming events and opportunities. Below are links to our current releases.

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Saturday Artist Demonstrations Cancelled - KY Artisan Center

March 13, 2020 4:10 PM

Saturday artist demonstrations held at the Kentucky Artisan Center will be cancelled until further notice.

COVID-19 precautions prompt cancellation of exhibit reception – “Cut in Stone: Kentucky Sculptors”

March 13, 2020 4:03 PM

The decision has been made to cancel the meet-the-artists reception for the upcoming exhibit “Cut in Stone” at the Kentucky Artisan Center s

March Demonstrations: Into the Wood - Kentucky Artisan Center

February 27, 2020 2:43 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center will feature demonstrations by artists working with wood on Saturdays throughout March.

Call for Entries ‘Women of Influence’ Exhibit

January 16, 2020 11:24 AM

Kentucky artists are invited to submit works for the exhibit “Women of Influence' June 14 – October 31, 2020 at the Kentucky Artisan Center.

Kentucky Artisan Center Opens Annual Exciting “Reveal” Exhibit

January 10, 2020 12:50 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center announces the fifth Reveal exhibit, showcasing large format paintings by Bob Leo Jones, of Louisville.

Berea Artists Featured in January at Kentucky Artisan Center

December 30, 2019 12:29 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center starts the new year off featuring artists from Berea in a variety of demonstrations throughout January.

Guitarist Parker Hastings to Perform at Kentucky Artisan Center

December 17, 2019 1:17 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center adds to the holiday season on Saturday, Dec. 21, with a performance by guitarist Parker Hastings, of Richmond.

September is Full of Color at the Kentucky Artisan Center

September 15, 2019 10:40 AM

The Kentucky Artisan Center will be full of color as a variety of painting mediums and techniques will be demonstrated by Kentucky artists.

Clay, Wood, Engravings and More at KY Artisan Center in August

July 30, 2019 5:32 PM

Exciting demonstrations by artists working with wood and clay will be happening in August at the Kentucky Artisan Center.

Creativity Abounds - Learnshops at the Kentucky Artisan Center

July 5, 2019 4:45 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center expands their creative offerings in July to include 29 workshops in Berea’s citywide Festival of Learnshops.

KY Artisan Center Presents: INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF SCRATCHBOARD ART

June 5, 2019 12:01 PM

Works by fifty-one members of the International Society of Scratchboard Artists are on display at the KY Artisan Center through July 31.

From the Earth - April Demonstrations Celebrate Earth Day

April 4, 2019 11:53 AM

New exhibits and exciting demonstrations by artists celebrate Earth Day throughout the month of April at the Kentucky Artisan Center.

Realism, Abstraction, Fantasy and Fun Kentucky Artisan Center Opens “Reveal” Exhibit

March 22, 2019 11:47 AM

The KY Artisan Center at Berea's exhibit "Reveal", showcases the work of Sabra L. Crockett, Damon Farmer, Felipe Molina and Robbie Mueller.

Kentucky Artisan Center Announces March Events

February 27, 2019 11:15 AM

The Kentucky Artisan Center announces new exhibits and demonstrations throughout March by talented artists.

Artisan Center Offers Workshop by Reclaimed Wood Artist Laura Petrovich-Cheney

January 31, 2019 11:58 AM

The Kentucky Artisan Center offers a workshop on Feb. 6, utilizing salvaged wood to create small wooden quilts.

Become a Bookworm - Richard Taylor Presents "All the King's Men" at Kentucky Artisan Center

September 19, 2018 2:52 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center presents poet and author Richard Taylor discussing "All the King's Men" on Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 6 –8 pm.

Hot off the Press! August Brings Printmakers to Kentucky Artisan Center

July 31, 2018 12:21 PM

In August, the Kentucky Artisan Center brings three printmakers to demonstrate collograph prints, wood engraving and linoleum prints.

Crystal Anniversary - 15 Years - A Clear View of the Arts of Kentucky

July 9, 2018 10:40 AM

July 2018, marks the Kentucky Artisan Center’s 15th year as Kentucky’s premier showcase for the arts.

It’s Got Sparkle - May Demonstrations Celebrate Glass at Kentucky Artisan Center

May 8, 2018 1:10 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center will feature glass demonstrations of sparkling ornaments and woodcarvings during the month of May.

Show & Tell – 15 Years (2003-2018) Demonstrating Artists Featured at Kentucky Artisan Center

April 14, 2018 3:06 PM

The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea announces a new exhibit to celebrate the Center’s 15th Anniversary in 2018.

Ray Papka: Juxtapositions - New Exhibit at Kentucky Artisan Center

May 8, 2018 11:31 AM

The Kentucky Artisan Center announces a new exhibit of works by Versailles artist Ray Papka.