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Advertise with the Lawrence Arts Center and experience the benefits all
year long!

We’re proud to offer businesses the opportunity to share their products and services with our readership three times a year, and we can’t wait to welcome you into the Lawrence Arts Center advertising family! When you advertise in the Lawrence Arts Center’s course and events catalog:

  You get every-door-direct access to over 42,000 Lawrence households;

  You disseminate your message to over 50 retail and community organizations throughout Douglas County;

  You reach a clientele that is passionate about the arts, education, entertainment, and your community; and

  You help a community non-profit raise funds to provide the best in performance, exhibition, and visual
    arts education!

Each issue holds 32 full-color pages jam-packed with the best exhibitions, performance, and arts education programming Lawrence has to offer. Your ads shine brighter next to gorgeous exhibitions photographs, a stellar performance schedule, and creative arts education course listings for toddlers to seniors. Ads also appear online through our website and through ISSUU, an online digital publishing platform that reaches over 100 million.    

There’s no better time or smarter way to ensure that your business gets the attention it deserves from the community members and arts lovers you want to reach! Send in an order form that can be found below or call Kathryn Clark at 785.843.2787 to make your reservation today.

Interested in learning more about Arts Center sponsorship opportunities? Contact Alex Olson at 785.843.2787 or

Thank you for joining our advertising family!  We can’t wait to work with you in 2018!


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Lawrence Arts Center
940 New Hampshire
Lawrence, KS 66044


Phone: 785.843.2787
Fax: 785.843.6629


Parts of a print ad


Ad Copy


Company Logo



Must be short and snappy.

Must affect reader emotionally – make them laugh, make them angry, make them curious, etc.


Helps draw attention to your ad.

Image should be as interesting as possible.

Image should be at least half of ad if possible.

Ad Copy

Make your case! Make compelling arguments. State persuasive facts. Be clear, precise, and honest.

Keep in mind:

Research states 70% of people look at visual and 30% look at headline. 5% will read your copy.


We can build your ad!

We can reconfigure an exisiting ad or business card to fit Course & Event Catalog ad specs, or design something new.

Please email your logo, ad text, ad from another publication, business card and photos or other graphics you would like included along with instructions to:

Amy Albright,

We will provide a proof for your approval and a second final proof after one round of changes.  Additional
changes will be charged $75 per proof. Questions? Email or call 785.843.2787 and ask for Amy.

The Lawrence Arts Center Course and Events catalog puts your business or organization in every household in Lawrence, Kansas, plus direct mail to hundreds of Arts Center members outside the city and free copies distributed through sponsor locations — more than any other publication in Lawrence!