Local artist Dixon named to Kentucky Crafted program

Published 9:31 am Friday, January 5, 2018


News release

Artist John Andrew Dixon works in his studio in Danville.

John Andrew Dixon is one of eight artists from across the Commonwealth selected for Kentucky Crafted, the Kentucky Arts Council’s adjudicated program that provides assistance through marketing and promotional opportunities to Kentucky visual and craft artists.

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“It is a privilege to have my collage artwork recognized by the Council and to participate as a professional in a program supported by Kentucky taxpayers,” Dixon said. “There is great potential for Kentucky artists and artisans to further distinguish themselves at a national level, and I am honored to get involved in the effort.” 

Dixon joins more than 335 visual and craft artists in the online Kentucky Crafted Directory.

In addition to business training and marketing opportunities, Dixon is also eligible to exhibit at the Kentucky Crafted Market, to be held March 2–4 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.

Photos contributed
“Foxy Gold Hubbard,” a collage by John Andrew Dixon.

Dixon’s artworks can be seen by appointment in his upstairs gallery at Dixon Design, 324 West Broadway, in Danville. To schedule a time,  call (859) 238-9498.