Inmate Shopper is a shopping guide and services
directory for inmates and was created by a prisoner, George Kayer, who
has researched the over 300 businesses listed in the guide for more than
the past six years. Inmate Shopper informs its readers about established
and newer companies and offers information on pen pal services, scams,
opportunities, contests, and places to sell their writing, arts, and
crafts. Inmate Shopper also lists pen pal websites, personal assistants,
gift boutiques, businesses that want to send prisoners their catalog and
nearly 100 contests for prison writers, poets and artists. Order online,
or send a check or money order for $17.99 + $7.00 (priority shipping) to
the above address.
Prison Art Project
Provides an online outlet for the sale of crafts
and artwork created by prisoners. Do not submit original art. Send a
SASE for a free brochure and instructions.
Prison Creative Arts Project
PCAP facilitates fine arts, creative writing, and
theatre workshops in juvenile detention centers and prisons in Michigan.
PCAP also organizes an annual art exhibit by Michigan prisoners, with
all income going back to the artists.