Sam "the Dot Man" McMillan of Winston-Salem, NC Photo: Miah Michaelsen
Kentuck Festival of the Arts
Held annually in October in Northport,
Alabama, this two-day event features 300 nationally renowned
artists and craftsmen showing and selling their work. Children can
participate in hands-on craft projects such as clay and tie dye.
Musical entertainment and a food court are also provided.
Project documentation includes 15 color snapshots;
six pages of text on the Kentuck Festival of the Arts: History,
Kentuck Today, the 1999 Kentuck Festival of the Arts, Demonstrating
Craftspeople, Folk Artists, Kentuck for Kids and Music; a program
from the 1999 Festival; promotional brochures and postcard; and a
Originally submitted by: Spencer Bachus, Representative (6th District).
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