Arts Festival

St. Francis Arts Festival
February 23-25, 2018


Schedule of Events

Friday, February 23
6 – 9 pm: Art Preview Reception (ticket required)
Meet the artists and enjoy wine and and hors d'oeuvres. This is your first opportunity to view and purchase the art work. Also displayed will be student art work from Great Valley High School, Episcopal Academy and West Chester schools. Art Partners Studio, the charity we are supporting with proceeds from the show, will have art displayed as well.
Cost: $20.00 for adults, $5.00 for students

Saturday, February 24
10 am: Watercolor demonstration by Mick McAndrews, juror for the Art Show
10 am to 3 pm: Art Gallery open to public

4 pm: Musical Revue and Reception (ticket required)
Featuring vocalists Amanda Nicole Strydio and Brendan McGill, the St. Francis Choir and other local talent performing Broadway and popular tunes. A wine and cheese reception will follow the Revue from 5 – 7 pm.
Cost: $20.00 for adults, $5.00 for students

Sunday, February 25
Final exhibition and sale
11 am to 2 pm: Gallery open to the public

Tickets are available for purchase after the 8 and 10 am Sunday services, can be purchased online by clicking here, or will be available at the door on the day of the event.

Amanda Nicole Strydio and Brendan McGill, our featured performers for the Musical Revue on Saturday, February 24 at 4 pm

~Attention: artists interested in submitting artwork to the Art Show~

*For a prospectus, click here.
*For art submission form, click here.

The St. Francis Arts Festival Committee wishes to thank the following sponsors for their generosity in supporting the Arts Festival and the Art Partners Studio of Coatesville:


The St. Francis Arts Festival is offering parishioners the opportunity to purchase a sponsorship in the 2018 Arts Festival. We are pledging 50% of our net proceeds to Art Partners Studio of Coatesville. More information on the Art Partners Studio can be found below.

Our levels of support are as follows:

Gold $500.00: Your name will appear in the artist catalogue, on the event poster in the church, on the event page of the church website, our Facebook page and you will receive 8 complimentary tickets to the events.

Silver $250.00: Your name will appear in the artist catalogue, on the event poster in the church, on the event page of the church website, our Facebook page and you will receive 4 complimentary tickets to the events.

Bronze $125.00: Your name will appear in the artist catalogue, on the event poster in the church, on the event page of the church website, our Facebook page and you will receive 2 complimentary tickets to the events.

Other (less than $125.00): Your name will appear in the artist catalogue, on the event poster in the church, on the event page of the church website, and our Facebook page; no tickets are included.

If you would like to become a sponsor, forms are available after Sunday services at the ticket table, or contact Susan Callahan or Karen Richards.