Congratulations to Mark Whitley, May's Featured Artist on the Kentucky Arts Council's website at  Mark's work can also be viewed at Mark Whitley Limited Edition Furniture in Smith's Grove or online at

In addition to handmade furniture with a fine art feel, Whitley is known for his music with bands like Dry Land Fish and the more recently established Mark Whitley Band.

June 15 is the deadline for artists to apply to be considered for the Featured Artist Program of the Kentucky Arts Council.  Visit for more information.


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