Artist Services

Professional Framing and Artwork Preservation

Professional Framing and Artwork Preservation

Framing & Preservation

 

Our staff will guide you through the framing process, helping you choose the materials that best enhance your artwork and protect your piece. We work with you to create a finished product that suits your needs and budget.

Call us to find out more! (814) 536-5399

 


BOTTLE WORKS Serves Folk Artists

We are one of six statewide Folk Arts Infrastructure Centers for Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Pysanky Egg Decorating

Pysanky Egg Decorating

The goals of the Folk and Traditional Arts Infrastructure are to document, investigate, present and sustain the folk and traditional art of Pennsylvanians today. This Infrastructure is a system of six independent organizations, covering 32 counties, that form a mutually supportive network. Bottle Works, along with these other organizations promote the creation and documentation of folk art of the highest artistic excellence; engage the public in understanding the quality, breadth and diversity of folk and traditional arts across the state; conduct critical discovery fieldwork in under-represented communities; and provide technical assistance for folk and traditional artists through workshops and gatherings.
The Consultant carrying out this work at Bottle Works is Marcene Glover. She is eager to talk with you about cultural arts traditions you carry on, or assist you in applying for the Apprenticeship program, or other technical and artistic needs.

Folk and Traditional Arts are defined as those artistic traditions characteristic of specific ethnic, religious, linguistic, occupational, or regional groups. These arts are shaped and shared within families, neighborhoods, and communities. They are passed down from one generation to another and learned through on-going participation in community-based activities, and through observation, practice or apprenticeships with elders and masters rather than through classes, books or other means of institutional instruction.

APPRENTICESHIPS

Apprenticeships in Folk and Traditional Arts are grants from the PCA which support the learning of traditional arts within cultural communities across the state. These grants are administered by FolkArtPA at Jump Street in Harrisburg, PA. Each grant award provides funding to a partnership between a master traditional artist and a qualified apprentice, enabling them to work together to share and develop advanced techniques or repertoire.  Apprenticeships in Traditional Arts grants are offered annually in BOTH performing or craft traditions. Artists who receive the award are also profiled on the statewide Folk Art Infrastructure website.  http://www.folkartpa.org/

Application:  http://www.arts.pa.gov/WHAT%20WE%20DO/FUNDING/apply-for-a-grant/Folk-Art-Apprenticeships/Documents/PCA%202015guideFA_Fill3-29_15Final.pdf

 

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Save the Date! Oct. 7, BOTTLE WORKS is the place to be for a home town celebration! Take part or come & cheer on the runners in the Johnstown Marathon, then stay and enjoy live bands, food and more during the Harvest of Hope Music & Arts Festival. #Race,Rock&Rise ... See MoreSee Less

Beginnings, Inc., in cooperation with the Bottleworks Ethnic Arts Center, presents Harvest of Hope Music & Arts Festival. This all day event will serve as the entertainment portion of this year's Johnstown Marathon. Come out and enjoy live music, art vendors, food vendors, and a variety of activities including Yoga Classes and Belly Dancing Classes. The money raised by this event will be going to benefit @[682111108469686:274:Beginnings Family Foundations Academy] and @[151621858590432:274:Trinity Farms Center for Healing]

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Harvest of Hope Music & Arts Festival

October 7, 2017, 12:00pm

Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center

Beginnings, Inc., in cooperation with the Bottleworks Ethnic Arts Center, presents Harvest of Hope Music & Arts Festival. This all day event will serve as the entertainment portion of this year's Johnstown Marathon. Come out and enjoy live music, art vendors, food vendors, and a variety of activities including Yoga Classes and Belly Dancing Classes. The money raised by this event will be going to benefit Beginnings Family Foundations Academy and Trinity Farms Center for Healing

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