The Missouri Artisans Association d.b.a. The Best of Missouri Hands was founded in 1989 as a nonprofit corporation "dedicated to the development and recognition of Missouri's arts and artisans through education, interaction, and encouragement."
"Membership in BOMH has given me encouragement and opportunities I could not have found on my own. Being a part of this excellent group of creative individuals is simply refreshing!" ~ Marcia Whitt, Basketweaver
A primary goal of The Best of Missouri Hands is to advance the arts in Missouri by:
- Educating the public about Missouri's arts and crafts
- Educating its members and the community at large through an annual conference, a newsletter, a website, and other interactive communications
- Providing technical assistance and mentoring for artistic development;
- Offering networking opportunities regionally and nationally
- Rewarding excellence through its jury process
- Preserving cultural heritage through public education, display and other projects
The Best of Missouri Hands is happy to provide information and links to art-related resources for our Members and the General Public.
Have an Art-Related Resource?
If you know of an art-related resources that should be added to our list of resources, please visit our Contact Page and submit the name of the business or organization with a short description and their website address.
Do you have a question or would you like to learn more about membership or an event?
You can call 866-699-BOMH (2664) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Need to Mail Something?
All mail can be sent to:
The Best of Missouri Hands
2101 West Broadway, #322
Columbia, MO 65203