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Maryland Community Becomes Patron of the Artsi
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July 03, 2013 11:01 PM
Artists would like to devote all their effort on their craft, but the need to make money often forces them to focus on creating works that can be sold. VOA's June Soh has the story of a small town on the Eastern Shore of Maryland that has become a patron of the arts, and the community hopes its burgeoning patronage will give local artists creative freedom. VOA's Carol Pearson narrates.

Maryland Community Becomes Patron of the Arts

Published July 03, 2013

Artists would like to devote all their effort on their craft, but the need to make money often forces them to focus on creating works that can be sold. VOA's June Soh has the story of a small town on the Eastern Shore of Maryland that has become a patron of the arts, and the community hopes its burgeoning patronage will give local artists creative freedom. VOA's Carol Pearson narrates.


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