Kentucky Arts Council http://wuky.org en Arts Day Brings Festive Atmosphere To Capitol http://wuky.org/post/arts-day-brings-festive-atmosphere-capitol <p>Artists, arts organizations, and other supporters gathered in the heart of the Capitol Tuesday to bring attention to arts funding in the state. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 20:50:04 +0000 Josh James 43796 at http://wuky.org Arts Day Brings Festive Atmosphere To Capitol Kentucky Crafted: The Market Keeps The Arts Local http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-crafted-market-keeps-arts-local <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -&nbsp; Kentucky Crafted: The Market, a three-day event celebrating arts and music in the Bluegrass, is boasting its largest artist attendance ever. The Market will be held at the Lexington Convention Center. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 06:25:00 +0000 Josh James 27919 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Crafted: The Market Keeps The Arts Local Feature: Arts Apprenticeship Shares Kentucky Traditions http://wuky.org/post/feature-arts-apprenticeship-shares-kentucky-traditions <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In a small studio in Lexington, master fiddler Daniel Carwile prepares for a lesson with a student first by tuning her instrument. They meet for 45 minutes once a week.</p><p>At age 60, Karen Jones is not like most of Carwile&rsquo;s students. She&rsquo;s a retired lawyer and a member of two musical groups.</p><p>&ldquo;I had some classical training as a child and then when I became a member of the Reel World String Band-- it&rsquo;s an all-women string band-- we had a Clawhammer banjo player and she taught me a lot of fiddle tunes.&rdquo;</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:03:50 +0000 Brenna Angel 10324 at http://wuky.org Feature: Arts Apprenticeship Shares Kentucky Traditions