A Proud Member of the Twin River Artists Association and supporter of North Carolina Arts Council.
Community Artist Will, Inc. (CAW) is a 501(c)3 organization that is an cooperatively-run incubator for the arts in Eastern North Carolina. CAW targets the educational, recreational, and economic needs of emerging artists, under-served children, elderly people, artists and audiences with limited mobility and/or income, as well as the small local merchants who support local art communities. CAW’s mission is to organize and find funding for creative endeavors, enhance awareness in the arts, promote and support interactive creative opportunities both with artists and audiences, and expand the livelihoods of artists, performers and the merchants who embrace them. CAW provides artists and audiences of all kinds with practical help and support needed to launch great ideas. CAW believes in serving anyone regardless of their age, sex or ethnic background and giving them the confidence and skills necessary to have a voice in their communities.
CAW currently supports:
• The Gallery on Craven ~ An Artists' Co-Op
• Second Friday ARTcrawls, 30 merchants/venues in New Bern with more than 30 artists
• Bohemian Artists of New Bern, venues for young and emerging artists
• www.ArtworkFound.com, sharing free art in random places
• Gloria Morello Bisque-ware Project, bringing classes to elderly, students, rehabs
• PR for ARTISTS ~ An Arts Info and Opportunities Program with daily arts info, call-for-artists, free press-releases, joint promotions, contests and the following social Media:
• Art Contest
• The Lightline
• CAW facebook page
DEVELOPING CREATIVE ART PROJECTS