Artist/Designer, Arts Educator Carol Foldvary-Anderson of varyCarol Arts has received a Grant from the State of Nevada Arts Council & the National Endowment for the Arts to attend and share her OIL PASTEL SMUDGE technique to the membership of the Craft and Hobby Assoc. on January 10, 2015 at the association’s 2015 MEGA Show held in Anaheim CA.
56 countries are represented in this global community of designers, educators, manufacturers, distributors, publishers, bloggers and retail and online stores of the Arts, Crafts and Hobby Industry.
“It is truly an honor, to be appreciated for a technique of working in Oil Pastels that you love, and you can see the potential for it to be an educational tool in our communities and our schools. Plus to know that the State of Nevada and the National Endowment for the Arts supports your efforts and believes in your vision of what a “Smudge” made in the medium of Oil Pastels can really do! I am sincerely grateful! - states Carol.
For more information on how YOU too, can apply for Art Grant funding of your project, in your state: contact the National Endowment for the Arts. http://arts.gov. In Nevada www.nevadaculture.org For information about Carol Foldvary-Anderson’s OIL PASTEL SMUDGE technique visit her website oilpastelsmudge.com. Interested in knowing more about the Craft and Hobby Assoc. craftandhobby.org.