Regional Artist Project Grant (RAP-G)
The Regional Artist Project Grant provides financial support to a wide variety of artists exhibiting exceptional talent in an effort to assist them and their professional career. This grant is intended to fund a particular project that will take place 2016/2017. Applications and guidelines available August/September 2016. Grant due TBA.
A few past McDowell County recipients include Holly Whitsett, marbling paper supplies; Jeff Duckworth, computer for illustrating; Leslie Bradsher, potter, purchase of a slab roller; Susan Taylor, basketweaver, classes at John C. Campbell Folk School; Anne Allison, weaver, classes at John C. Campbell; James and Jenny Tarpley, photographers; and Fred and Rose Pinkul, potters, purchase of a new kiln.