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Missouri Artisans Association d.b.a. The Best of Missouri Hands (BOMH) is a state wide non profit (501c3) organization. We are dedicated to the development and recognition of Missouri's arts and artisans through education, interaction, and encouragement.

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2017 BOMH
Annual Membership Meeting and
Professional Development Workshop

March 25, 2017
St. Louis MO

What a great BOMH annual meeting!

I'm still talking about what I learned yesterday this morning. RAC had numerous resources for grant opportunities and professional development grants locally and nationally. Carleen Johns gave out MAC grant writing tips for working with schools to be an Artist in Residence and other educational grants. Cindy Lerick informed us on how Art Shows are changing and the changes that need to happen in my entry slides and booth shot to make a difference in being accepted into a show. I made new friends and connections yesterday with other BOMH Artists. I really enjoyed the exhibit in the gallery at Gallery 210 also. Kim Carr put together a great list of Marketing & Product Information. I love my BOMH sketchbook, drawing pencil, and coupons in my goodie bag! I was able to purchase more Juried BOMH stickers and bought a BOMH mug (you can get yours under the SHOP tab on the BOMH webpage)!

The food was catered and abundant. Thank you BOMH Board for putting on another great professional development opportunity.

-----Kim Powell

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Photography

All work in which the primary medium is film or digital photography and the character of the finished work is most specifically defined by the use of photography. This category includes photographi

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Glass

Functional and non-functional two and three-dimensional work in which the primary medium is glass and the additions of any other mediums are incidental to and not intrinsic to the finished pieces.<

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Other

Any finished work that can’t be best described by one of the above categories.

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Fiber

Wearable garments and accessories and non-wearable work produced from fibers and fabrics.

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Painting

All work in which the primary medium is paint of any kind and the character of the finished work is most specifically defined by the use of paint. This category includes work in pastels.

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Digital Media

All work in which the primary medium is produced through the use of digital technology and the character of the finished work is most specifically defined by the use of digital technology.

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Drawing

All primarily two-dimensional work that is created through the use of drawing. Please select this category if your work includes low relief.

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Clay

Functional and non-functional work in which the primary medium is clay and additions of any other mediums are incidental to and not intrinsic to the finished pieces.

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Mixed Media 3D

Primarily three-dimensional work that includes at least two separate and intrinsic mediums.

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Jewelry

Work made from any medium that is used primarily as personal adornment. This includes wearable sculpture.

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Metal

Functional and non-functional work in which the primary medium is metal and the additions of any other mediums are incidental to and not intrinsic to the finished pieces.

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Wood

Functional and non-functional work in which the primary medium is wood and the additions of any other mediums are incidental to and not intrinsic to the finished pieces.

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Traditional Crafts

All traditional crafts, including but not limited to soap-making, chair caning, broom making, tin punching, black-smithing, furniture making, etc. What defines this category is the attention to his

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Sculpture

Objects produced by carving, modeling, welding, or otherwise producing figurative or abstract works of art in three dimensions, as in relief, intaglio, or in the round.

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Printmaking

All work in which the primary medium is traditional (lithography, etching, serigraphy, etc.) or digital (computer-generated) printmaking.

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Mixed Media 2D

Primarily two-dimensional work that includes at least two separate and intrinsic mediums. This category includes low relief.

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