Save the date! 2013 Yarmouth Art Festival, Oct. 16-19
The fourth annual Yarmouth Art Festival will be held Oct. 17-20 at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church at 396 Gilman Road in Yarmouth.
The juried show, created in 2009 as a new venue for Maine artists, will feature painting, sculpture, photography, etching and digital media. At least 150 pieces will be available for sale, with proceeds helping support St. Bart’s community service programs.
Jurors for this year's show are Chris Thompson, Associate Professor at Maine College of Art; Beth Newman, owner of Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery; and Elizabeth Moss, owner of Elizabeth Moss Galleries.
The show will be open Wednesday, Oct. 17, through Friday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. An artists’ reception, including music and refreshments, will be held Thursday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Admission will be free for both the festival and the reception, with donations accepted.
2011 Yarmouth Art Festival was a great success!
Thank you to artists and art lovers who made the 3rd annual Yarmouth Art Festival a success on many levels.
The 2011 event was very successful. A total of 165 works, from 75 Maine artists, were on display, and 45 pieces were sold, at prices ranging from $60 to $600.
Entry fees and sale commissions support local community services, such as the Yarmouth Community Food Pantry and St. Elizabeth's Essentials Pantry in Portland.
St. Bart's is only a mile from downtown Yarmouth, on the road to Cousins Island. Click on the map below for directions: