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Fine Arts Bardstown Society

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Address: 90 Court Sq, Bardstown, KY 40004-1582
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+1 502-348-0044

Since 2005, the Fine Arts Bardstown Society, also known as FABS, has been...

Since 2005, the Fine Arts Bardstown Society, also known as FABS, has been fostering creativity and encouraging local artists who have joined our ranks. Our artists represent a variety of disciplines including: paintings & drawings, photography, fiber arts, wearable art, jewelry, pottery, woodwork, stained glass, sculpture

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Beautiful art, jewelry, photography

Lots of great art, jewelry, excellent photography, knowledgeable worker who took the time and interest to point out different artistic works and be helpful.

Reviewed 21 June 2016
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are always on the lookout for local art wherever we go and we were not disappointed. Discovered a local artist named Daphne Seaman, Laurel Tree Studio. Her work was unique and beautiful!

Thank TexasArmyNurse
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Lots of great art, jewelry, excellent photography, knowledgeable worker who took the time and interest to point out different artistic works and be helpful.

Thank AngelaNorfleet
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

My husband and I collect art and we were so pleased to discover the gallery on the square. They sell the works of over 30 Kentucky artists and craftsmen, including paintings, woodwork and jewelry. We fell in love with a watercolor that depicts a split painting of the Kentucky Derby and a woman spectator. The packaging was excellent and our... More 

Thank Debra-Lynne T
Morristown, New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I was in Bardstown,with my girlfriend and we visited this place. This place is located on Bardstown Square.

Thank Daniel J
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Not like your stuffy art galleries. Local artists that have a wide variety of mediums. Acrylics, jewelry, wooden bowls, photography, oils, etc. Nice selection of different things.

Thank RNRFarm
Saint Charles, Illinois
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182 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The FABS has a great number of local artisans who have displayed their high quality crafts. I found of special interest the wood turner who is there. As a collector of wooden bowls, he has a great number of bowls that are reasonably priced. There are also a number of potters there and some fine artists. This should be on... More 

Thank Eric M
Russell Springs, Kentucky
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

My husband and me visited, there is no change. we enjoyed seeing the painting and hand made bowls and jelrewly

Thank anita059
Bardstown, Kentucky
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

This gallery is a co-op of local artists with a wide variety of genres. Lots of wonderful talent, great paintings reasonably priced., also jewelery as in one of a kind. This place is a must see.

Thank bigbird731
Pennsylvania, US
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513 reviews
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

We found many great pieces at FABS, including paintings, polymer clay jewelry and wall hangings, photographs, and many other decorative items. The friendly staff is all volunteer and can sometimes have difficulty getting shipping estimates if you're trying to mail a purchase rather than take it with you, so you might have to come back to finalize the details, or... More 

Thank nylady21
Bardstown, Kentucky
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

Great selection of art, craft works and jewelry. Special shows at different times during the year. If you are looking for something special this is the place!

Thank luckywoosley

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