I-PARK Artists' Residencies
describes itself as "conceived as a place of civerant beauty - conducive to creative thought and designed to inspire purposeful artistic and intellectual endeavors. Here, guests will find wild and improbable gardens, a memorial park, unusual performing arts facilities and, for visiting artists, on-site residence and studio facilities."
It is in rural Connecticut. Artists, composers, writers, architects, and landscape and garden designers -- from anywhere in the world -- especially those with specific projects, may be awarded 4- to 5-week residencies with free housing and studio space. Applicants may be There is a $20 application fee. See 2004 Residencies
for details and an application form or email
them or write
Artists' Enclave at I-Park, P. O. Box 124, East Haddam CT 06423, USA
Sending Slide Packets
Tip: If you want to send your slide packet in a pocket folder but don't like the ones available at the office supply store, buy one anyway and carefully take it apart. Then buy some attractive but neutral art paper and use the store-bought folder as a pattern to make your own.