The Kentuck Art Center is home to all things art. This center is the go-to spot for exhibitions, art classes, and art for sale. It features galleries, shops, working artists studios, and even clay co-op. Check out all that this local spot has to offer and the events you should keep an eye out for this month.
Learn more about talented artists as you view their work at these exhibitions.
Yvonne Wells (September 7 – October 20)
Made in Alabama, the photography of Kathleen Fetters (Present – February 20)
Crossroads Art Alliance (November 2 – November 30)
The 46th Annual Kentuck Festival of the Arts:
If you are an art enthusiast, this festival is the place to be. It features a substantial amount of work from nationally and internally acclaimed folk artists. Wondering how much you’ll see? Well, there will be over 270 folk, contemporary, and visionary artists present, so prepare for more amazing pieces than you can imagine.
In addition to amazing art from talented creators, there will also be FREE hands-on art workshops available for the kids to enjoy.
While you’re there, be sure to visit the interactive live demonstrations from the experts. These craftspeople are skilled basketmakers, woordworkers, potters, blacksmiths, quilters, fiber and fabric artists, and jewelers. So, no matter what your interests are, there will be someone there to assist you and answer any artistic creation questions you may have.
Saturday, October 21 from 9 AM until 5 PM
Sunday, October 22 from 9 AM until 5 PM
Location: Kentuck Art Center
Cost: $10-$15. Purchase your ticket, here.
Would you like to volunteer at the Kentuck Festival of the Arts or for Kentuck for Kids? Click here and complete an application.
The Kentuck Experience at the Alabama Folk School:
The Kentuck Art Center & Festival has partnered with the Alabama Folk School at Camp McDowell to produce a workshop to remember. This event will provide festival attendees with the opportunity to keep the festival experience going, even after it has ended. By attending this week-long workshop, visitors will have the opportunity to meet Kentuck artists and learn about their craft. There is absolutely no experience necessary to attend this event.
The Kentuck Experience will take place from October 23-27. Click here to register and claim your spot.
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