Artists Find Ways To Support One Another-Brevard NC
Last updated 6/3/2020 at 4:38pm
Though the art community has been marginalized by the pandemic, Kristen Nec-essary, owner of Starfangled Press on West Jordan Street, has brought a social media movement to Brevard that supports local artists.
"The Artist Support Pledge was started on Instagram by an artist, Matthew Burrows, in the UK, and it's a really simple idea," she said. "He asked all artists who have been affected by COVID-19 with closed galleries, classes, cancelled exhibitions, and a lot of us who had lost much of our revenue stream, to post artwork that was for sale for 200 pounds (UK money) or less. Every time t...