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St. Charles, IL
Fine Art Show

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Details on all events this weekend

Stay the weekend in St. Charles

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Event Details

The 2023 Fine Art Show will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, rain or shine.
Free admission and parking available.

Dates:

Saturday, May 27

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunday, May 28

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where:

Located on Riverside Avenue between Main Street (Rt 64) and Illinois Street in downtown St. Charles, IL

Presented by:

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Stop by the Jeep Activity Zone for fun art activities! Located in the Graceful Ordinary's parking lot. 


Feature Tent - Artwork by Elgin Community College Student Artists

Paint A Car - St. Charles Arts Council

Children's Art Activities - All Things Art Studio

Tri City Health Partnership - First Aid

The St. Charles Fine Art Show showcases the original, juried work
of over 95 fine artists in mediums including:

  • Clay/Ceramics

  • Digital Art

  • Drawing/Illustration

  • Fiber (Non Wearable)

  • Jewelry

  • Photography

  • Glass

  • Mixed Media

  • Oil Painting

  • Watercolor Painting

  • Acrylic Painting

  • Printmaking

  • Sculpture

  • Wood

All are exhibited and available for sale during this outdoor and free event.

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Spend $250 or more and receive a voucher for two tickets to a show at the Arcada Theatre.

Art lovers that spend $250 or more in art at the 2022 Fine Art Show from one or more artists, will receive a voucher for two tickets to a show at the Arcada Theatre.

 

Once you have made your purchase, visit the information booth and provide your receipts totaling $250 or more to receive your ticket voucher.

2022 Award Winners

​Best in Show:

Karri Jamison, Acrylic Painting - WI

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From left to right, Karri Jamison, WI – Acrylic Painting; Kwame Boama Mensa-Aborampa, IL – Acrylic Painting; Julie Latayan, FL – Ceramics

Awards of Excellence:

  • George Ceffalio, Oil Painting - IL

  • John Carman, Oil Painting - IL

  • Feng Biddle, Oil Painting - IL 

  • Amy Semtana, Fine Art Jewelry - IL

  • Julie Latayan, Ceramics - FL

  • Kwame Boama Mensa-Aborampa, Acrylic Painting - IL

​Judges Awards:

  • Frank Kobilsek, Wood - IL

  • Josh Merrill, Fine Art Photography - IL

  • Skeeter Aschinger, Sculpture - FL

"St. Charles is a wonderful community and a great place to spend a weekend. The people who come out to the Fine Art Show are very knowledgeable and motivated to add to their art collections. I'm looking forward to exhibiting again as well as seeing all of the other talented artists there."

- Derek Christensen, Artist