Any visit to the sprawling retail display area in the South Wing of the Kentucky State Fair is going to includes numerous exhibits for satellite TV, cell phone accessories, T-shirts, cooking utensils and the like, extending forever it seems.
A nice surprise discovering a creative approach to athletic fan merchandise at a booth manned by Ken Clark from Indianapolis. The display included craftsmanship for a variety of schools, including Notre Dame, Michigan, Indiana and the University of Louisville.
The wall hanging, which normally sells for $239, can be purchased for $199 during the State Fair through Sunday. The art work, which is manufactured in Warsaw, Indiana, is signed by the artist. In addition to wall hangings, the work is available in end tables for $499 and glass top coffee tables for $899.
Ken Clark, who is manning the booth for his son Isaac this week, can be reached at 317-750-3330.