Tag Archives: Tucker County

WV Highlands Artisan Gallery Jury Process

As promised in a previous post this is one of several articles on having your art work juried into a gallery.   I have had the pleasure of being accepted into some of Tucker Counties finest art galleries.  Each location has … Continue reading

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The Road Most Juried

Yesterday, I had my tent and traveling shop at a local open air market.  I enjoyed the entire day surrounded by cheerful people.  Maybe it was the beautiful sunny day with the breeze coming off the nearby mountain and the … Continue reading

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Showing Pride in Student Artists

There’s a lot to be proud of in the Tucker County arts scene. Seth just wrote about ArtSpring, a county-wide tour of our arts venues and activities, and Linda wrote about the abundance of our artists and artisans “invading” Randolph … Continue reading

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Tucker County Artisans Invade Randolf County

Last week I was one of the many vendors selling at the Spring Fling Fair that was held in Elkins.  I know, I know, this blog is about the creative talents here in Tucker County.  But that’s exactly what I … Continue reading

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Anti cookie-cutter could be right thing for all arts-based businesses

What would happen if we all took advice from the corporate powers on how to be a successful business? I contest that it would be a bad thing – after all, what is the ONLY goal of a corporation? – … Continue reading

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Student Art Show—Coming Soon

It’s almost here! Put it on your calendar now. Spread the word. Tucker County students will be featured in the: STArt 2011 Student Art Show Sunday, May 1, 2:30 Davis Community Center Over 100 art works by Tucker county school … Continue reading

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Heritage House at the Depot

Tucker County is full of talented artistic and creative people.  When it comes time for you to buy a gift – Do you support your local community and artists?  Where’s your favorite place to find that one of a kind … Continue reading

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Ambiguous fans

  In the creative world, sometimes it is hard to predict mass public appeal. Generally you would think that the most talented, versatile and experienced artists with the widest array of canvases upon which they project their work should be … Continue reading

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Why are we here?

So why are we here? Why Tucker County WV, and not traditional centers of creative activity – New York City, San Francisco, Los Angelas, Seattle, or Paris? I know for myself, I had finally graduated to the big city in … Continue reading

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Create Tucker?

Create Tucker? Does Tucker need creating? It already exists. Most people are here either because they’re part of its history or have come because of the great outdoors and all it offers. But what holds this community together? Common interests.  … Continue reading

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