Jessamine County: Paint the Town seeking artists for banner display

The annual Paint the Town public art project is seeking artists to create banners for display along Main Street in Nicholasville. Banner painting day is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Blue Building at City-County Park. There are a limited number of banners, and participation is based on a first-come basis. Applications are available to be a painter at the county judge executive’s office in the courthouse at 101 North Main Street. The application form is also available at

Summer Craft Fair at First Vineyard on Saturday

First Vineyard’s annual Summer Craft Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at 5800 Sugar Creek Pike in Nicholasville. Local and regional vendors, including jewelry makers, woodworkers, tie-dyers, basket makers, candy/wine jelly makers and cheese crafters, will be on hand. Visitors can also shop for craft soaps, lotions, pet products, stained glass and bourbon barrel furniture. Sip wine, relax and shop in the comfort of the air-conditioned assembly hall. Food will be available on the premises. Call 859-421-8819 for more info.

Collage workshop on Saturday

The Art Depository will present a collage workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at 106 East Maple Street in Nicholasville. Participants will learn collage techniques. All supplies are included in the $30 course fee. To register, call 859-885-0106.