Inmate artwork to be sold at Craftsmanship and Trades Fair

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Tickets are now on sale for the 2nd Inmate Craftsmanship and Trades fair. The fair is scheduled for May 2nd and will feature inmate work from 11 prisons across the state.

The fair will be on penitentiary grounds from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $5 and are available online.

Purchase tickets here»

Proceeds will benefit victims, offender’s children, designated family members, other inmate programs and is also deposited into a savings account for the inmate. Some of the money also goes to the inmate so they can re-invest it for the next show.

If you are planning on attending the fair keep in mind that no one under the age of 16 will be allowed into the fair. Click here for more details. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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